We usually meet (with a few exceptions, please see below) on Fridays  at 10:00 am (Eastern Time). If you are interested in joining, please fill out the Registration Form and also notify Harbir Antil (

Fall 2020

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitle & Slides
Friday, August 28, 2020Enrique Zuazua University of Erlangen–Nuremberg (FAU)Turnpike control and deep learning
Friday, September 4, 2020Rainald Löhner George Mason University Modeling and Simulation of Viral Propagation in the Built Environment
Friday, September 11, 2020Fioralba CakoniRutgers University
Friday, September 18, 2020Shawn WalkerLouisiana State University
Friday, September 25, 2020Carola-Bibiane SchoenliebUniversity of CambridgeCombining knowledge and data driven methods for solving inverse imaging problems – getting the best from both worlds
Friday, October 2, 2020Drew P. KouriSandia National Laboratories
Friday, October 9, 2020Kevin CarlbergFacebook
Friday, October 16, 2020TBD
Friday, October 23, 2020Boyan LazarovLawrence Livermore National LaboratoryTopology Optimization
Friday, October 30, 2020TBD
Friday, November 6, 2020Siddhartha MishraETH Zürich
Friday, November 13, 2020Noemi PetraUniversity of California, Merced
Friday, November 20, 2020TBD
Friday, November 27, 2020Thanksgiving Break
Friday, December 4, 2020TBD

Summer 2020

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitle & Slides
Friday, August 7, 2020Marta D’EliaSandia National LaboratoriesA unified theoretical and computational nonlocal framework: generalized vector calculus and machine-learned nonlocal models
Friday, July 31, 2020Eric CyrSandia National LaboratoriesA Layer-Parallel Approach for Training Deep Neural Networks (password: i?1tm&g3 )
Friday, July 24, 202010:00-10:30 : Ratna Khatri
10:30-11:00 : Birgul Koc

Naval Research Lab

Virginia Tech

Fractional Deep Neural Network via Constrained Optimization

Data-Driven Variational Multiscale Reduced Order Models
Friday, July 17, 2020
Time: 12 pm
Maziar RaissiUniversity of Colorado BoulderHidden Physics Models (password: 1P&@+!5v )
Friday, July 10, 2020 John Harlim The Pennsylvania State University Learning Missing Dynamics through Data (password: 7v.#=9%N)
Friday, July 3, 2020No Colloquium
Friday, June 26, 2020Mahamadi WarmaGeorge Mason UniversityFractional PDEs and their controllability properties: What is so far known and what is still unknown?
Friday, June 19, 2020Thomas M. SurowiecPhilipps-Universität MarburgOptimization of Elliptic PDEs with Uncertain Inputs: Basic Theory and Numerical Stability
Friday, June 12, 2020Ira B. SchwartzUS Naval Research Laboratory Fear in Networks: How social adaptation controls epidemic outbreaks
Friday, June 05, 2020Patrick O’NeilBlackSkyApplications of Deep Learning to Large Scale Remote Sensing
Friday, May 29, 2020Akwum OnwuntaUniversity of Maryland, College ParkFast solvers for optimal control problems constrained by PDEs with uncertain inputs
Friday, May 22, 2020Jianghao WangMathWorksPractical Deep Learning in the Classroom

Research Training Seminar

Conferences & Workshops

ECOM Series

SAYAS Numerics Day

Fractional PDEs Workshop