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Modern Math Workshop 2019 October 30, 2019 - October 31, 2019

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Oct 30, 2019
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Committee meeting
12:00 PM - 01:15 PM
  Registration
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  Undergrad Mini Course 1: An introduction to optimal mass transportation
Wilfrid Gangbo (University of California, Los Angeles)
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
  Undergrad Mini Course 2: An introduction to matroid theory
Anastasia Chavez (University of California, Davis)
01:00 PM - 01:40 PM
  Early Career Researcher Presentation 1: Machine learning in the physical sciences: applications in hydrology
Katherine Breen (Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM))
01:45 PM - 02:25 PM
  Early Career Researcher Presentation 2: Sparse Learning for Image-on-Scalar Regression with Application to Imaging Genetics Studies
Xinyi Li (SAMSI - Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute)
02:30 PM - 02:45 PM
  Break
02:45 PM - 04:10 PM
  Undergrad Mini Course 1: An introduction to optimal mass transportation
Wilfrid Gangbo (University of California, Los Angeles)
02:45 PM - 04:10 PM
  Undergrad Mini Course 2: An introduction to matroid theory
Anastasia Chavez (University of California, Davis)
02:45 PM - 03:25 PM
  Early Career Researcher Presentation 3: The Cheeger constant of a Jordan domain without necks
Robin Neumayer (Northwestern University)
03:30 PM - 04:10 PM
  Early Career Researcher Presentation 4: Topological Methods for Magnetic Confinement
Gabriel Martins (California State University, Sacramento)
04:15 PM - 05:00 PM
  Panel Discussion: I'm In, Now What?!? - How to Succeed in Graduate School and Beyond
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
  MMW Reception
Oct 31, 2019
Thursday
09:30 AM - 10:10 AM
  Early Career Researcher Presentation 5: Direct Estimation of Appearance Models for Segmentation
Marilyn Vazquez (Mathematical Biosciences Institute (Ohio State University); Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM))
10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
  Q&A with Institute Representatives