Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Data Sciences: Bridging Mathematics, Physics and Biology

(4 - 12 Jan 2018 & 29 May - 16 Jun 2017)

Visitor List

Satyam
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Chenglong Bao
National University of Singapore, Singapore
27 May - 18 Jun 2017

Proximal alternating algorithms in dictionary learning

(PDF)

Weizhu Bao
National University of Singapore,
31 May 2017
George Barbastathis
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
30 Nov - 1 Dec 2017
Alex Bronstein
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
11 - 16 Jun 2017

Laplace-Beltrami operator - the Swiss army knife of shape analysis problems

Jian-Feng Cai
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
28 May - 3 Jun 2017

Non-convex methods for low-rank matrix reconstruction

(PDF)

Jason Canteralla
University of Georgia, USA
10 - 18 Jun 2017

The differential geometry of spaces of polygons and polymers

(PDF, Video)

Haroun Chahed
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Hock Peng Chan
National University of Singapore,
1 Jun 2017
Melissa Chan
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Nicholas Chen
DSO,
5 - 6 Jun 2017
Chii Yeh Chin
DSO National Laboratories,
30 May - 1 Jun 2017
Mandar Chitre
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 2 Jun 2017
Davin Choo
DSO, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Dongshun Cui
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
30 - 31 May 2017
Yuri Dabaghian
Rice University, USA
11 - 18 Jun 2017

Topological approach to modeling spatial cognition

(PDF)

Ingrid Daubechies
Duke University, USA
11 - 17 Jun 2017

Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series:

Biologically relevant distances between morphological surfaces representing teeth and bones

(PDF, Video)


Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series/Colloquium Lecture:

Mathematicians helping art historians and art conservators

(PDF, MP4, AVI, Video)

Esther Dawes
Dentsu Aegis Network, Singapore
29 May - 8 Dec 2017
Marc Delarue
Institut Pasteur, France
11 - 16 Jun 2017

Normal modes and structural transitions in biological macromolecules

(PDF)

Bin Dong
Peking University, China
28 May - 8 Jun 2017

Tutorial:

Mathematical image processing

(PDF)


Sparse approximation: from image restoration to high dimensional classification

(PDF)

Nadav Dym
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
11 - 16 Jun 2017

On the applicability of convex relaxations for matching symmetric shapes

(PDF)

Herbert Edelsbrunner
IST Austria, Austria
11 - 17 Jun 2017

Shapes, radius functions, and persistent homology

(PDF, Video)

Michael Elad
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
28 May - 3 Jun 2017

Signal modeling: from convolutional sparse coding to convolutional neural networks

(PDF)

Cornelia Fermüller
University of Maryland, USA
28 May - 7 Jun 2017

What happened to the representations of perception?

(PDF)

Say Song Goh
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
30 Nov - 8 Dec 2017

The unitary extension principle on locally compact abelian groups

Sim Kuan Goh
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Zhang He Goh
National University of Singapore,
5 - 16 Jun 2017
Faisal Halabeya
National University of Singapore,
8 Jun 2017
Porpattama Hammachukiattikul
Phuket Rajabhat University, Thailand
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Weiqiang Hang
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Joel Hass
University of California at Davis, USA
7 - 18 Jun 2017

A metric on the space of genus zero shapes

(PDF)


Tutorial:

Overview: geometry and topology in biology


Tutorial:

How to describe a shape: biological shape descriptors


Tutorial:

Comparing biological shapes

(PDF)

Andreas Heinecke
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017

Multivariate wavelet frames through constant matrix completion via the duality principle

(PDF)

Kai Hu
Xiangtan University, China
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Xiaoming Huo
Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
1 Jun 2017

Fast computing via recursive dyadic partitioning for statistical dependency

(PDF)

Monica Hurdal
Florida State University , USA
11 - 17 Jun 2017

Applications of conformal geometry in brain mapping and computational anatomy

(PDF)

Hui Ji
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
30 Nov - 8 Dec 2017

Toward spatially-varying blind image deconvolution: models and techniques

(PDF)

Steve Jiang
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
28 May - 3 Jun 2017

Artificial intelligence in medicine (AIM)

(PDF)

Jiang Kai
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Danielle Klomp
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Patrice Koehl
University of California at Davis, USA
6 - 18 Jun 2017

Tutorial:

Overview: geometry and topology in biology


Tutorial:

How to describe a shape: biological shape descriptors


Tutorial:

Comparing biological shapes

(PDF)


Minimum action principles and shape dynamics

Shahar Kovalsky
Duke University, USA
10 - 17 Jun 2017

Geometric optimization for surface parameterization

(PDF)

Rongjie Lai
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute , USA
28 May - 3 Jun 2017

Understanding data from incomplete inter-point distance via locally low-rank matrix completion and geometric PDEs

(PDF)

Jin Lee
Imperial College London, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Daiqin Li
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Yue Li
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Yaron Lipman
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
11 - 17 Jun 2017

Orbifold-Tutte embedding and deep learning on surfaces

Chaoqiang Liu
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Tianchi Liu
Nanyang Technological University,
1 - 2 Jun 2017
Zhaoqiang Liu
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Yifei Lou
The University of Texas at Dallas, USA
30 May - 3 Jun 2017

Minimizing the difference of L1 and L2 norms with applications

(PDF)

Ronald Lok Ming Lui
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
28 May - 3 Jun 2017

Multiscale representation of deformation via Beltrami coefficients

(PDF)

Feng Luo
Rutgers University, USA
11 - 17 Jun 2017

A discrete uniformization theorem and its applications

(PDF, Video)

Yanwen Luo
University of California at Davis, USA
11 - 17 Jun 2017
Antoni Luque
San Diego State University, USA
11 Jun - 17 Feb 2017

Phage capsid structure: theory, phage lifestyle constraints, and environmental diagnostic

(PDF)

Stéphane Mallat
École Normale Supérieure, France
31 May - 2 Jun 2017

Multiscale high-dimensional learning and deep neural networks

(PDF)

Haggai Maron
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
11 - 17 Jun 2017
Facundo Memoli
Ohio State University, USA
7 - 17 Jun 2017

Persistent homology of asymmetric networks

(PDF Link)

Yuesong Nan
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 31 Dec 2017
Lamees Nasser
Biomedical Sciences Institutes, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Chi Wei Ong
National University of Singapore,
5 - 16 Jun 2017
Lay Teen Ong
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Sharon Ong
SMART, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Henri Orland
The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), France
11 - 17 Jun 2017

The search for transition paths: some applications to biological systems

(PDF)

Stanley Osher
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
28 May - 3 Jun 2017

Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series:

Overcoming the Curse of Dimensionality for Hamilton-Jacobi equations with Applications to Control and Differential Games

(PDF)


Distinguished Visitor Lecture Series:

What Mathematical Algorithms Can Do For the Real (and Even Fake) World

(PDF)

Tongyao Pang
National Univeristy of Singapore,
29 May - 2 Jun 2017
The Hanh Pham
Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Wei Shan Charlotte Poh
DSO National Laboratories, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Anqi Qiu
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017

Manifold learning for brain morphological shapes

Robert Ravier
Duke University, USA
10 - 18 Jun 2017
Emanuele Rodolà
Università della Svizzera Italiana, Switzerland
11 - 17 Jun 2017

Spectral approaches to partial shape matching

(PDF)

Peter Roegen
Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
7 - 17 Jun 2017

Description and comparison of protein 3d-Structures with emphasis on (Bio)-topology

(PDF)

Fadil Santosa
University of Minnesota, USA
29 May - 2 Jun 2017

An approach to statistical shape analysis

(PDF)

Chin Teck Seng
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Zuowei Shen
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
30 Nov - 8 Dec 2017

Image restoration and beyond

Biplab Sikdar
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Bertrand Sim
National University of Singapore,
8 - 9 Jun 2017
Matt Stamps
Yale-NUS College, Singapore
8 - 16 Jun 2017

Animal behavior and conformal geometry

(PDF)

John M. Sullivan
Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
11 - 18 Jun 2017

Topology with biological applications

(PDF)

Qiyu Sun
University of Central Florida, USA
28 May - 3 Jun 2017

Spatially distributed systems for signal sampling and reconstruction

(PDF)

Muthukaruppan Swaminathan
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Lee Ngee Tan
DSO National Laboratories,
30 May 2017
Wai Shing Tang
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 2 Jun 2017
Wei Ven Tee
National Univerisity of Singapore,
8 - 9 Jun 2017
Jing Tian
National University Of Singapore,
29 - 30 May 2017
Joel A. Tropp
California Institute of Technology, USA
27 May - 2 Jun 2017

Sketchy decisions: low-rank matrix optimization with optimal storage

(PDF)

Reidun Twarock
University of York, UK
11 - 15 Jun 2017

Viruses and geometry: new insights into virus structure, assembly and evolution

Chandra Verma
Biomedical Sciences Institutes, Singapore

Translating changing shapes into therapies

René Vidal
John Hopkins University, USA
29 May - 3 Jun 2017

Dual principal component pursuit

Hari Vishnu
National University Of Singapore,
29 May 2017
Jianzhong Wang
Sam Houston State University, USA
28 May - 4 Jun 2017

Multiresolution analysis and wavelets on hierarchical data trees

(PDF)

Li-Lian Wang
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
29 May - 2 Jun 2017
Yang Wang
The Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong
27 - 29 May 2017

Data recovery on manifolds: a theoretical framework

(PDF)

Chong Yaw Wee
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Boon Hui Wong
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Kelin Xia
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Yu Xia
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Linfan Xiao
Yale-NUS College, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Peichu Xie
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Guodong Xu
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Vaishali Yadar
National University of Singapore,
8 - 9 Jun 2017
Jianbin Yang
National University of Singapore,
5 - 6 Jun 2017
Liuge Yang
National University of Singapore , Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Ziyi Yang
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Jianchou Yao
DSO,
30 May 2017
Yong Jing Yap
National Univerisity of Singapore,
15 Jun 2017
Hua Zeng
National University of Singapore,
8 - 9 Jun 2017
Jia Jie Zeng
National University of Singapore,
8 Jun 2017
Tieyong Zeng
Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong
29 May - 1 Jun 2017

Convex and non-convex optimization in image recovery and segmentation

(PDF)

Yijie Zeng
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017
Xiaoqun Zhang
Shanghai Jiaotong University, China
29 - 31 May 2017

Bi-modality joint image reconstruction and fusion by tight frame

Hongkai Zhao
University of California, Irvine, USA
28 May - 2 Jun 2017

Should one use an educated or uneducated basis?

(PDF)

Quan Zhao
National University of Singapore,
8 Jun 2017
Yufei Zhao
National University of Singapore, Singapore
29 May - 16 Jun 2017

MRA-based wavelet frames and digital Gabor filters

(PDF)

Haomin Zhou
George Intitute of Technology, USA
30 May - 2 Jun 2017

Influence prediction for continuous-time information propagation on networks using graph-based Fokker-Planck equation

Xiaosong Zhou
Nanyang Technological University,
1 Jun 2017