Friday, October 24, 2014 at 3:30pm
Global invariant manifolds play an important role in organizing the behavior of a dynamical system. Together with equilibria and periodic orbits, they form the…

For roughly six decades since the seminal paper of Robbins and Monro (1951), Stochastic Approximation has dominated the landscape of algorithms for solving root finding and optimization problems with…

Tuesday, February 14 at 4:15pm
Frank H.T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Asian options are path-dependent contingent claims, whose payoff is a function of the average of underlying prices over a prescribed time…

Friday, March 30 at 12:00pm
Frank H.T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Those who design or manage large scale complex systems--such as the Mars orbiter, the Boeing 787, a global manufacturing system, a health…

In AY 2017-2018, the Institute for European Studies launched the IES Migrations Series which conceptualizes the migration of not only people, but also images, words, ideas, technologies, objects,…