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Upcoming events

The Oden Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences hosts a variety of meetings, seminars, conferences, and other events throughout the year. Read more on these events below. In response to COVID-19, many of these events are now being held virtually via Zoom meetings.

An Event Digest is automatically emailed to all Oden Institute members each week to remind everyone of upcoming speakers and events. If you wish to subscribe to the Events Digest, please email Charlott Low.

14 upcoming events

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Welcome to Oden Institute

Oden Institute Seminar

Welcome to Oden Institute

Karen Willcox , Director - Oden Institute, UT Austin

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Aug 23, 2022

POB 6.304

Probabilistic Hyperproperties of Markov Decision Processes

Oden Institute Seminar

Probabilistic Hyperproperties of Markov Decision Processes

Rayna Dimitrova , CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Saarbr├╝cken, Germany

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Aug 30, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

NeuralPMP: learning optimal control aka reinforcement learning with stochastic models of  Hamiltonian dynamics

Oden Institute Seminar

NeuralPMP: learning optimal control aka reinforcement learning with stochastic models of Hamiltonian dynamics

Chandrajit Bajaj , Director, Center for Computational Visualization, Oden Institute and Professor, Computational and Engineering Sciences and Computer Sciences, UT Austin

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Sep 1, 2022

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Devin Matthews

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Devin Matthews

Devin Matthews , Professor, Chemistry Department, SMU

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Sep 20, 2022

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Braxton Osting

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Braxton Osting

Braxton Osting , Professor, Department of Mathematics, University of Utah

3:30PM – , Thursday Sep 22, 2022

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Andrey Popov

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Andrey Popov

Andrey Popov , ASE/EM Dept., UT Austin

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Sep 27, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon -- Xianyang Zhang

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Xianyang Zhang

Xianyang Zhang , Associate Professor, Department of Statistics, Texas A&M

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Sep 29, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon -- Molei Tao

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Molei Tao

Molei Tao , Professor, Georgia Tech

3:30PM – 5PM, Tuesday Oct 4, 2022

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Takashi Tanaka

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Takashi Tanaka

Takashi Tanaka , Professor, ASE/EM Department, Oden Institute, UT Austin

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Oct 6, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Deep Learning for Simulation and Inversion Problems

Oden Institute Seminar

Deep Learning for Simulation and Inversion Problems

David Pardo , Professor, Mathematics, University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Leioa, Spain Basque Center for Applied Mathematics (BCAM), Bilbao, Spain Ikerbasque (Basque Foundation for Sciences), Bilbao, Spain

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Oct 20, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Path Loss Prediction with Physics-Informed Neural Networks

Oden Institute Seminar

Path Loss Prediction with Physics-Informed Neural Networks

Jian Tao , Assistant Director, Project Development, Texas A&M Institute of Data Science and Professor, School of Performance, Visualization & Fine Arts, Texas A&M University

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Nov 3, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

Coming soon -- Yang Yang

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Yang Yang

Yang Yang , Professor, Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, Michigan State University

3:30PM – 5:30PM, Tuesday Nov 15, 2022

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Michael O'Neil

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Michael O'Neil

Michael O'Neil , Professor, Courant University

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Nov 17, 2022

POB 6.304

Coming soon -- Jay Gopalakrishnan

Oden Institute Seminar

Coming soon -- Jay Gopalakrishnan

Jay Gopalakrishnan , Professor, Portland University

3:30PM – 5PM, Thursday Dec 1, 2022

POB 6.304 & Zoom

More information

Regularly scheduled events include the Oden Institute Seminar Series, the Molecular BioPhysics Seminar Series, the Numerical Analysis Seminar Series, the Student Forum/Student Blitz Presentations, the SIAM Student Chapter Distinguished Speaker Series, and the Babuška Forum.

The Oden Institute Seminar is usually held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:00 pm, unless otherwise noted. Speakers include researchers from academia, national laboratories and industry, visiting scholars, and Oden Institute/UT faculty or research staff. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The Babuška Forum and the Student Forum/Student Blitz Presentations are typically held on Fridays, though times may vary from semester to semester. These events are hosted by CSEM students and are open to everyone.

Commencement events can be found on the graduate school commencement page