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Colloquium talks will be held in the Katharine Reed Cudahy Building, Room 401 on the Marquette University campus. Please address inquiries/suggestions to Dr. Bansal.

Colloquium dates and speakers for Spring 2016 - Unless specified, the talks will begin at 1:00pm CT in Room 401 at Cudahy Hall.


January 22nd at 1:00 - Yuhang Xu, Department of Statistics, Iowa State University: Multilevel Functional Data Analysis: Modeling and Testing

January 25th at 1:00 - Dr. Somya Mohanty, Social Science Research Center, Mississippi State University: Big Data Computation and Analytics

January 27th at 1:00 - Adam Bates, Department of Computing & Information Science & Engineering, University of Florida: Designing and Leveraging Trustworthy Provenance-Aware Architectures

January 29th at 1:00 - Dr. Wenhui Sheng, Department of Mathematics, University of West Georgia: Sufficient Dimension Reduction via Distance Covariance

February 1st at 1:00 - Dr. Mahsa Mirzargar, Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah: Revisiting Data Analysis through Scientific Visualization

February 5th at 1:00 - Shion Guha, Information Science Department, Cornell University: Why do People “Stalk” their Facebook Friends? Theory and Methods for Privacy in Social Networks

February 10th at 1:00 - Dr. Md. Zakirul Alam Bhuiyan, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Temple University: Towards Distributed and Parallel Algorithms for Safety-Critical Cyber-Physical System Applications

February 12th at 1:00 - Dr. Karl Gregory, Research Training Group: Statistical Modeling of Complex Systems and Processes, Universität Mannheim, Germany: Pointwise Inference in the High-Dimensional Additive Model

February 15th at 1:00 - Dr. Satish Puri, Department of Computer Science, Georgia State University: High Performance Computing Over Geo-Spatial Data

February 22nd at 1:00 - Dr. Rutger Kuyper, Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin Madison: An Introduction to (Algorithmic) Randomness

February 29th at 1:00 - Dr. Carl K. Chang, Department of Computer Science, Iowa State University: Twelve Myths in Computer Science and Software Engineering

March 7th at 1:00 - Dr. Wim Ruitenburg, Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, Marquette University: Our MSCS Department and the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition

March 14th at 1:00 - Dr. Ehsan S. Soofi, Lubar School of Business, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee: Jensen-Shannon Divergence in Statistics and Reliability

April 4th at 12:00 - AKM Jahangir Majumder, Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, Marquette University, Milwaukee: Development of a Wireless Mobile Computing Platform for Fall Risk Prediction (Dissertation Defense)

April 11th at 1:00 - Fr. Thomas Schwarz, SJ: Store, Forget, and Check: Using algebraic signatures to check remotely administered storage (Special Colloquium)

April 18th at 1:00 - Anna (Mohr) Smith, Department of Statistics, The Ohio State University, Columbus: Empirical Reference Distributions for Networks of Different Size

April 25th at 1:00 - Dr. Steven J. Schrodi, Center for Human Genetics, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield: Research in Genetic Models: Applied Probability in Population Genetics and Human Genetics



Summer Research Experience

The Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science hosts a Summer Research Experience (REU) for Undergraduates. This program provides undergraduates with an intensive, faculty-mentored, summer research experience in the areas of applied mathematics, high-performance computing, statistics, ubiquitous systems and mathematics education. Learn more