### NewsMORE ►

#### SCGAS - Jan. 26-27, 2019

The 26th Southern California Geometric Analysis Seminar (SCGAS) will be held January 26-27, 2019 at UCSD.

See https://www.math.ucsd.edu/~scgas/

#### Statistics & Data Science Symposium - Jan. 19-20, 2019

The Statistics & Data Science Symposium: Beyond Big, Missing or Corrupted Data will be held at UCSD on January 19-20, 2019. Register now!

#### Ruth Williams - Video Profile

A video profile of Professor Ruth Williams and her research, produced in conjunction with the Research Communications Program, was recently posted by the UCSD Division of Physical Sciences.

#### Skip Garibaldi - 2019 Fellow of the AMS

Skip Garibaldi, director of CCR, who is a UCSD Mathematics alumni (Ph.D. 1998), just got elected as a Fellow of the AMS (Class of 2019).

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#### Marino Romero - UC President's Postdoctoral Fellow 2019-2020

Congratulations to Marino Romero who has been awarded a UC President's Postdoctoral Fellowship for the 2019-2020 academic year.

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#### Winter 2019 Capped Applications

Applications for the Winter 2019 Math Capped Application Cycle are now **open**.

Eligible students who are not currently declared under the Department of Mathematics and wish to change their major will be able apply to any of the eight Math Majors using this link:

**https://soeapp.ucsd.edu/cappedmajor/MATH**

Eligible students are those who have already completed all **five** screening courses *and* have final grades posted on their Academic History. Do not submit an application if you have not yet completed the screening courses. More information on eligibility can be found here:

https://www.math.ucsd.edu/~handbook/undergraduate/cappedstatus/

Note: Students who are looking to Double Major should * not* use the online application. Instead, they can apply using a Double Major Petition.

### SeminarsMORE ►

#### Wednesday • January 23, 2019

**3:00pm** • AP&M 7421

**Mareike Dressler**

A New Approach to Nonnegativity and Polynomial Optimization

Math 278C - Optimization and Data Science Seminar

#### Thursday • January 24, 2019

**11:00am** • AP&M 7421

**Joonhyun La**

On a kinetic model of polymeric fluids

Math 248 - Analysis Seminar

**3:00pm** • AP&M 7421

**Tom Kurtz**

Controlled and constrained martingale problems

Stochastic Systems Seminar

#### Wednesday • January 30, 2019

**3:00pm** • AP&M 7421

**Lin Xiao**

Accelerated Bregman Proximal Gradient Methods for Relatively Smooth Convex Optimization

Math 278C - Optimization and Data Science Seminar

### Faculty ProfileMORE ►

### Michael Holst

#### Numerical PDE / Scientific Computation

Numerical Analysis, Applied Analysis, Mathematical Physics, Partial Differential Equations

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