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Upcoming events

The Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences hosts a variety of meetings, seminars, conferences, and other events throughout the year. Read more on these events below. In response to COVID-19, many of these events are now being held virtually via Zoom meetings.

An Event Digest is automatically emailed to all Oden Institute members each week to remind everyone of upcoming speakers and events. If you wish to subscribe to the Events Digest, please email Charlott Low.

18 upcoming events

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Phase Field Modeling of Soft Tissue Fracture

Oden Institute Seminar

Phase Field Modeling of Soft Tissue Fracture

Osman Gultekin , Research Fellow, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, UT Austin

– , Thursday Dec 8, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

The Role of Computational Science in Renewable Energy Research

CSEM Student Forum

The Role of Computational Science in Renewable Energy Research

Malik Hassanaly , Computational Science Researcher III, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).

3PM – 4PM, Friday Dec 9, 2022

POB 3.116 & Zoom

Enzyme: High-Performance, Cross-Language, and Parallel Automatic Differentiation

Oden Institute Seminar

Enzyme: High-Performance, Cross-Language, and Parallel Automatic Differentiation

William Moses , PhD student, Computer science, MIT

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Dec 13, 2022

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Ralph C. Smith

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Ralph C. Smith

Ralph C. Smith , Professor, Department of Mathematics, North Carolina State University

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Jan 10, 2023

POB 6.304

Estimating Gaussian mixtures using sparse polynomial moment systems

Oden Institute Seminar

Estimating Gaussian mixtures using sparse polynomial moment systems

Julia Lindberg , Postdoc, Bernd Sturmfels, Max Planck Institute, Leipzig Germany, and starting January 2023: Bing Instructor, Department of Mathematics, UT Austin

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Jan 17, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Jon How

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Jon How

Jonathan P. How , Professor, Richard Cockburn Maclaurin Professor, Aeronautics and Astronautics, Aerospace Controls Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Jan 19, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon -- Jed Brown

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Jed Brown

Jed Brown , TBA

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Jan 31, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Andrew Stuart

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Andrew Stuart

Andrew Stuart , Professor, CalTech

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Feb 2, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Tammy Kolda

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Tammy Kolda

Tammy Kolda , TBA

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Feb 7, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- John Evans

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- John Evans

John Evans

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Feb 14, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Stephan Wojtowytsch

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Stephan Wojtowytsch

Stephan Wojtowytsch , tba

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Feb 21, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Eitan Levin

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Eitan Levin

Eitan Levin , CMS, Caltech

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Feb 23, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Yang Yang

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Yang Yang

Yang Yang , Professor, Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, Michigan State University

3:30PM – 5:30PM, Tuesday Mar 7, 2023

POB 6.304

Mathematical modelling of human brain transport: from medical images to biophysical simulation

Oden Institute Seminar

Mathematical modelling of human brain transport: from medical images to biophysical simulation

Marie Rognes , Chief Research Scientist/Research Professor, Department for Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing, Simula Research Laboratory, Oslo, Norway

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Mar 21, 2023

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon --  Shihao Yang

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Shihao Yang

Shihao Yang , Assistant Professor, Georgia Tech

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Mar 23, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon --  Jeff Hittinger

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Jeff Hittinger

Jeff Hittinger , Director, Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL),

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Mar 28, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Katya Scheinberg

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Katya Scheinberg

Katya Scheinberg , TBA

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Apr 18, 2023

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Guillermo Lorenzo

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Guillermo Lorenzo

Guillermo Lorenzo , Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow, Oden Institute, UT Austin, and the University of Pavia (Italy)

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Apr 25, 2023

POB 6.304

More information

Regularly scheduled events include the Oden Institute Seminar Series, the Molecular BioPhysics Seminar Series, the Numerical Analysis Seminar Series, the Student Forum/Student Blitz Presentations, the SIAM Student Chapter Distinguished Speaker Series, and the Babuška Forum.

The Oden Institute Seminar is usually held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:00 pm, unless otherwise noted. Speakers include researchers from academia, national laboratories and industry, visiting scholars, and Oden Institute/UT faculty or research staff. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The Babuška Forum and the Student Forum/Student Blitz Presentations are typically held on Fridays, though times may vary from semester to semester. These events are hosted by CSEM students and are open to everyone.

Commencement events can be found on the graduate school commencement page