Institute for Mathematical Sciences                                        Programs & Activities

 

Past Activities (2004)


 Programs

 

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Nanoscale Material Interfaces: Experiment, Theory and Simulation

(24 Nov 2004 - 23 Jan 2005) 

 

Co-chairs of Organizing Committee:

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Weizhu Bao (National University of Singapore)

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Bo Li (University of California at San Diego)

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Ping Lin (National University of Singapore)

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Jian-Guo Liu (University of Maryland)

 

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Wall-Bounded and Free-Surface Turbulence and its Computation

(Jul - Dec 2004) 

 

Co-chairs of Organizing Committee:

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Mohamed Gad-el-Hak (Virginia Commonwealth University)

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B. E. Launder (University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology)

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Chiang C. Mei (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

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Olivier Pironneau (University of Paris VI)(Pierre et Marie Curie)

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Khoon Seng Yeo (National University of Singapore)

 

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Mathematics and Computation in Imaging Science and Information Processing

(Jul - Dec 2003 and Aug 2004) 

 

Co-chairs of Organizing Committee:

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Amos Ron (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

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Zuowei Shen ((National University of Singapore)

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Chi-Wang Shu (Brown University)

 

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Geometric Partial Differential Equations (3 May - 26 Jun 2004) 

 

Co-chairs of Organizing Committee:

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Xingwang Xu (National University of Singapore)

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Paul Yang (Princeton University)

 

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Econometric Forecasting and High-Frequency Data Analysis (5 Apr - 22 May 2004) 

 

Jointly organized by Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS and School of Economics and Social
Sciences, SMU

 

Co-chairs of Organizing Committee:

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Tilak Abeysinghe (National University of Singapore)

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Roberto S. Mariano (Singapore Management University and University of Pennsylvania)

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Yiu Kuen Tse (Singapore Management University)

 

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Markov Chain Monte Carlo: Innovations and Applications in Statistics, Physics, and Bioinformatics (1 - 28 Mar 2004) 

 

Chair of Organizing Committee:

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Wilfrid Kendall (University of Warwick)

 

Co-chairs of Organizing Committee:

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Faming Liang (National University of Singapore and Texas A&M University)

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Jian-Sheng Wang (National University of Singapore)

 

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Statistical Methods in Microarray Analysis (2 - 31 Jan 2004) 

 

Chair of Organizing Committee:

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Terry Speed (University of California at Berkeley and Walter & Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia)

 

Co-chairs of Organizing Committee:

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Ming-Ying Leung (University of Texas at El Paso)

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Louxin Zhang (National University of Singapore)

 

 Workshop

 

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Workshop on Mathematical Logic and its Applications (17 - 18 Jun 2004) 

 

Jointly organized by Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS and Department of Mathematics, NUS

 

 Conferences

 

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The 6th ICSA International Conference (21 - 23 Jul 2004) 

 

Jointly organized by Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS and Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, NUS

 

Program Schedule

 

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International Conference on Scientific and Engineering Computation (IC-SEC 2004)
(30 Jun - 2 Jul 2004) 

 

Jointly organized by Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS, Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC) and Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Science, NUS

 

 IMS Math Camp

 

 

Date:

Tuesday, 8 June 2004

Time:

9:00am - 3:30pm

Venue:

IMS Auditorium
Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
3 Prince George's Park
Singapore 118402

Participants:

30 students from Raffles Junior College and Victoria Junior College

Led by:

William Abikoff (University of Connecticut, USA)
Zindine Djadli (University of Cergy–Pontoise, France)
Andrea Malchiodi (Institute for Advanced Study, Italy)
Frank Pacard (Université Paris XII, France)

 

 

 Public Lectures

 

 

Jointly organized with Department of Statistics and Applied Probability and Singapore Mathematical Society

Date:

Wednesday, 25 Aug 2004

Venue:

LT31, Block S16,
Level 3, Faculty of Science,
National University of Singapore
Singapore 117543

6:30pm - 7:30pm

The Romance of Hidden Components
David Donoho, Stanford University, USA

 

 

Date:

Wednesday, 7 Jan 2004

Venue:

LT 26,
Faculty of Science,
National University of Singapore
Singapore 117543

6:30pm - 7:30pm

Genes, Disease and Genetic Diseases
Terry Speed, University of California at Berkeley and
The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Research, Australia

 

 

 Colloquium Lectures

 

 

Date:

Tuesday, 28 Dec 2004

Venue:

IMS Auditorium
Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
3 Prince George's Park
Singapore 118402

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Combining PDE and wavelet techniques for image processing by Tony Chan, University of California at Los Angeles

 

 

Jointly organized by Department of Statistics and Applied Probability and Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS

Date:

Monday, 13 Dec 2004

Venue:

Seminar room, S16-06-118
Department of Statistics and Applied Probability, NUS

11:00am - 12:00nn

An urn model of Diaconis by David O. Siegmund, Stanford University

 

 

Jointly organized by Department of Mathematics, Department of Statistics and Applied Probability
and Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS

Date:

Wednesday, 8 Dec 2004

Venue:

Colloquium Room A (S14, 03-10)
Department of Mathematics, NUS

11:00am - 12:00nn

Finding regulatory patterns in DNA sequences
by Pavel Pevzner, University of California at San Diego

 

 

Date:

Monday, 24 May 2004

Venue:

IMS Auditorium
Institute for Mathematical Sciences, NUS
3 Prince George's Park
Singapore 118402

4:15pm - 5:15pm

Is there a mystery behind the Ricci curvature?
by Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques and Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique

 

 

 

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