**Dec****
18**

**Prof. Ping XU**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Weyl Quantization and Courant Algebroids

Room 5506 (lift 25 & 26)

2:00pm-3:00pm

**Dec****
17**

**Dr. Tianling JIN**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

The Nirenberg problem and its generalizations: A unified approach

Room 4504 (lift 25 & 26)

4:00pm-5:00pm

**Dec****
15**

**HKUST Jockey Club INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED STUDY**

IAS Focused Program on Multiscale Modeling and Simulation of Defect Problems in Materials Science

to 19 Dec 2014, Fri; IAS4042, 4/F, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

**Dec****
12**

**Prof. Xijun YU**

**Seminar on Scientific Computation**

A Runge Kutta Discontinuous Galerkin method for Lagrangian compressible Euler equations in two-dimensions

Room 4480 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Dec****
11**

**Prof. Chunlei LIANG**

**Seminar on Scientific Computation**

Spectral Difference Method for Computational Fluid Dynamics: From Flapping/Rotary Wing Aerodynamics to Thermal Convection of the Sun

Room 1505 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Dec****
11**

**Dec****
10**

**Dec****
5**

**Dr. Shumo CUI**

**Seminar on Scientific Computation**

Well-Balanced Central-Upwind Scheme for the Shallow Water System with Stiff Friction Terms

Room 4480 (lift 25 & 26)

2:00pm-3:00pm

**Dec****
4**

**Prof. Zuoqiang SHI**

**Seminar on Applied Mathematics**

Integral Approximations of Laplace-Beltrami Operator on Large Data Cloud

Room 4480 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Nov****
28**

**Prof. Guowu MENG**

**Student-Faculty Colloquium**

An Introduction to Tulczyjew's Mechanics

Room 4480 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Nov****
18**

**Dr. Yongqiang ZHAO**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Counting cubic fields with bounded discriminant

Room 3584, lift 27&28

4:00pm-5:00pm

**Nov****
14**

**Prof. James FULLWOOD**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Introduction to characteristic classes of singular varieties

Room 4480 (lift 25 & 26)

3:30pm-5:25pm

**Nov****
14**

**Prof. Yang XIANG**

**Student-Faculty Colloquium**

Modeling and Simulation of Defects in Solids

Room 2463 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Nov****
12**

**Nov****
5**

**Oct****
29**

**Oct****
27**

**Prof. Xiaotao SUN**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Hitchin's connection and differential operators on determinant line bundle, III

Room 3501 (lift 25 & 26)

2:30pm-4:30pm

**Oct****
24**

**Prof. Xiaotao SUN**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Hitchin's connection and differential operators on determinant line bundle, II

Room 3501 (lift 25 & 26)

4:30pm-6:00pm

**Oct****
24**

**Prof. Guanggui DING**

**Analysis Seminar for UG Students**

The density of some special sequences II (An innovative viewpoint of mathematical analysis)

Room 1504 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Oct****
24**

**Prof. Thomas HOU**

**IAS - Department of Mathematics Joint Seminar**

Computing Multiscale Stochastic PDEs using Data-Driven Stochastic Basis

Chen Kuan Cheng Forum (LTH), HKUST

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Oct****
23**

**Prof. Guanggui DING**

**Analysis Seminar for UG Students**

The density of some special sequences I (An innovative viewpoint of mathematical analysis)

Room 1504 (lift 25 & 26)

4:30pm-5:30pm

**Oct****
22**

**Prof. Peter VOORHEES**

**Seminar on Applied Mathematics**

Topological Singularities in Materials: Dynamics and Universality

Room 5510 (lift 25 & 26)

4:30pm-5:30pm

**Oct****
20**

**Prof. Xiaotao SUN**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Hitchin's connection and differential operators on determinant line bundle, I

Room 4483 (lift 25/26)

3:00pm-5:00pm

**Oct****
13**

**Prof. Xiaotao SUN**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Frobenius map and moduli spaces of parabolic sheaves II

Room 3501 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-5:00pm

**Oct****
11**

**Prof. Kang ZUO**

**Hong Kong Geometry Colloquium**

Higgs-de Rham flow in the non-abelian p-adic Hodge theory and a p-adic analogue of the uniformization theory of a hyperbolic Riemann surface

Room 4502 (lift 25 & 26)

11:20am-12:20noon

**Oct****
11**

**Prof. Xiaotao SUN**

**Hong Kong Geometry Colloquium**

Frobenius split type of moduli spaces of parabolic bundles

Room 4502 (lift 25 & 26)

10:00am-11:00am

**Oct****
8**

**Dr. Pokman CHEUNG**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Chiral differential operators

Room 4472 (lift 25 & 26)

3:30pm-5:00pm

**Oct****
6**

**Prof. Xiaotao SUN**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Frobenius map and moduli spaces of parabolic sheaves I

Roon 3501, lift 25-26

3:00pm-5:00pm

**Oct****
3**

**Prof. Lei ZHANG**

**Seminar on Applied Mathematics**

Theory Based Construction of Atomistic/Continuum Coupling Methods

Room 2463, lift 25&26

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Sep****
25**

**Dr. Ke WEI**

**Seminar on Applied Mathematics**

Conjugate Gradient Iterative Hard Thresholding for Compressed Sensing and Matrix Completion

Room 5510 (lift 25 & 26)

2:00pm-3:00pm

**Sep****
24**

**Prof. Pokman CHEUNG**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Chiral differential operators

Room 4472 (lift 25 & 26)

3:30pm-5:00pm

**Sep****
19**

**Mr. Frédéric des Closières**

**Seminar on Financial Mathematics**

LexiFi, a software solution for non-standard financial products based on a dedicated contract description language

Room 2404, Academic Building (lift 17 & 18), HKUST

4:30pm-5:30pm

**Sep****
17**

**Prof. Pokman CHEUNG**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

Chiral differential operators

Room 4472 (lift 25 & 26)

3:30pm-5:00pm

**Sep****
10**

**Prof. Rongliang CHEN**

**Seminar on Scientific Computation**

Parallel methods for simulations of 3D incompressible complex flows

Room 3494 (lift 25 & 26)

4:00pm-5:00pm

**Sep****
10**

**Dr. Pokman CHEUNG**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

String structures and the Witten genus: manifestations in geometry, topology and quantum algebra (II)

Room 4472 (lift 25 & 26)

3:30pm-5:00pm

**Sep****
3**

**Prof. Pokman CHEUNG**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

String structures and the Witten genus: manifestations in geometry, topology and quantum algebra

Room 4472 (lift 25 & 26)

3:30pm-5:30pm

**Aug****
29**

**Prof. Ovidiu CALIN**

**Student-Faculty Colloquium**

Geometric Modeling in Probability and Statistics

Room 4502 (lift 25 & 26)

4:30pm-5:30pm

**Aug****
27**

**Prof. Zeev RUDNICK**

**Departmental Colloquium**

Primes, polynomials over finite fields, and the classical Lie groups

Room 4475 (lift 25 & 26)

4:00pm-5:00pm

**Aug****
13**

**Dr. Jun YU**

**Lie Theory Seminar**

On the Dimension Datum Problem

Room 4480 (lift 25 & 26)

11:00am-12:00noon

**Aug****
11**

**Seminar on Scientific Computation**

A One-Day Workshop on Scientific Computing and Applied PDEs

Room 4505 (lift 25 & 26)

9:00am-4:30pm

**Jul****
21**

**Dr. Jason LO**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

t-structures on elliptic fibrations

Room 4475 (lift 25 & 26)

3:00pm-4:00pm

**Jul****
7**

**Prof. Tonghai YANG**

**Seminar on Pure Mathematics**

The story of the j-invariants: new life of a classical concept

Room 4480 (lift 25 & 26)

4:00pm-5:00pm