Analysis Seminar, Spring 2012
Fridays 23 pm, Korman 245
June 8 
Avi Dalal 

June 1 
Robert Boyer 
Gibbs Measures and the Young Bouquet:
Work of A. Borodin and G. Olshanski (cont.) 
May 18 
Thomas Yu 
Proximity analysis in approximation
methods for manifoldvalued data 
May 11 
Robert Boyer 
Gibbs Measures and the Young Bouquet:
Work of A. Borodin and G. Olshanski 
April 27 
Andrey Melnikov 

April 20 
Hugo Woerdeman 
Determinantal representations and the Hermite
matrix (after T. Netzer, D. Plaumann,
and A. Thom) 
April 13 
Thomas Yu 
Analysis Seminar, Winter 2012
Fridays 23 pm, Korman 245
March 23 
Victor Vinnikov (BenGurion U.) 

March 9 
Simon Foucart 
Schumaker's
conjecture: do Bernstein operators induce Pmatrices? 
March 2 
Daniel Markiewicz (BenGurion
U.) 

February 24 
Hugo Woerdeman 
The principal 
February 17 
Chris Jankowski (U. of Pennsylvania) 

February 10 
Hugo Woerdeman 
Stable symmetric polynomials and
the SchurAgler class (after G. Knese) 
February 3 
Andrey Melnikov 
Examples of solutions of the KdV equation using evolutionary 
January 27 
David Scheinker 

January 20 
David Scheinker 

January 13 
Selcuk Koyuncu 
Transfer function realization of
rational inner functions (after A. Kummert) 
Analysis Seminar, Fall 2011
Fridays 12 pm, Korman 245
December 2 
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi 
Good old Loewner's
theorem: a proof by A. Koranyi and B. Sz.Nagy (cont.) 
November 18 
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi 
Good old Loewner's
theorem: a proof by A. Koranyi and B. Sz.Nagy 
November 11 
Simon Foucart 
On the dimension of multivariate
spline spaces, especially on Alfeld splits 
November 4 
Hugo Woerdeman 
Three variable stable polynomials 
October 28 
Daniel Parry 

October 21 
Selcuk Koyuncu 

October 14 
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi 
The Bessmertnyi class: old and
new results (cont.) 
October 7 
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi 

September 30 
Andrey Melnikov 
A new solution of the KdV equation using evolutionary vessels 
Analysis Seminar, Spring 2011
Fridays 12 pm, Korman 245
May 27 
Joseph A. Ball (Virginia Tech) 
Test functions, kernel functions, and
matrixvalued SchurAgler class 
May 20 
Lei Cao 

May 13 
David Kimsey 

May 6 
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi 

April 29 
Hugo Woerdeman 

April 22 
Andrey Melnikov 

April 15 
Hugo Woerdeman 
A sum of squares approximation of nonnegative polynomials
(after Jean
B. Laserre) 
April 8 
Sean Ballentine 
Napoleon's Theorem and an
Interesting Fact About Planar Rotations 
Analysis Seminar, Winter 2011
Fridays 12 pm, Korman 245
March 11 
Chris Jankowski (BenGurion U.) 

March 4 
Andrey Melnikov 
Scattering theory of the
Schrodinger operator on the line using the theory of vessels 
February 25 
Georgi Medvedev 

February 18 
Andrey Melnikov 
Artin's theorem
(cont.) 
February 11 
Andrey Melnikov 

February 4 
David Kimsey 
A theoretic introduction to nonlinear eigenvalue problems
(with an emphasis on quadratic eigenvalue problem) 
January 28 
Anatolii Grinshpan 
Sums of squares: Hilbert's theorem on ternary quartics 
January 21 
Ronald Perline 
Vortices, Polynomials, and Combinatorics 
January 14 
Anatolii Grinshpan 
Sums of squares: examples of Motzkin
and Robinson, the CayleyBacharach theorem 
January 7 
Hugo Woerdeman 
Open problems: sums of squares (cont., based on the paper
of G. Blekherman) 
Analysis Seminar, Fall 2010
Fridays 12 pm, Korman 245
December 3 
Hugo Woerdeman 
Open problems: sums of squares & normal completions
(based on the papers of G. Blekherman
and of R. Bhatia & M.D. Choi) 
November 19 
Bob Boyer 

November 12 
W. Steven Gray (Old Dominion U.) 
On generating series and convergence of
interconnected analytic nonlinear systems 
November 5 
Daniel Parry 

October 29 
Simon Foucart 

October 22 
Dmitry KaliuzhnyiVerbovetskyi 
Chain rules for higher derivatives (after H.N. Huang, S. A. M. Marcantognini,
and N. J. Young) 
October 15 
Hugo Woerdeman 
A New SparsityTargeting
Iterative Thresholding Algorithm for Inverse
Problems 
October 8 
Simon Foucart 
Algorithms for Compressive Sensing
 Basis Pursuit and Hard Thresholding Pursuit 
October 1 
David Kimsey 
The truncated matrixvalued Kmoment problem on R^d, C^d, and T^d. 