
Events
Public Lecture in Mathematics
Wofoo Public Lecture in Mathematics
 Prof. Jianya Liu, Shandong University, Two Millennium Problems: RH and BSDC,
May 12, 2009
 Prof. Tianxin Cai, Zhejiang University, Modern Mathematics and Modern Arts,
(photo) February 18, 2009
 Dr. Alena Solcova, Czech Technical University, Prague, What Mathematics is Hidden Behind
the Astronomical Clock of Prague?,
(photo) February 22, 2008
Distinguished
Lecture Series
 Prof. Benoît Perthame, Sorbonne University,
Mathematical Models of Living tissues and
Free Boundary Problems,
11 May 2022
 Prof. Nicholas J. Higham, University of Manchester,
The Limits of Matrix Computations
at Extreme Scale and Low Precisions,
27 Apr 2022
 Prof. David Xianfeng Gu, Stony Brook University,
A Geometric Understanding of Deep Learning,
6 Apr 2022
 Prof. James Demmel, University of California at Berkeley,
CommunicationAvoiding Algorithms for
Linear Algebra, Machine Learning and Beyond,
23 Mar 2022
 Prof. David Siegmund, Stanford University,
Change Detection, Estimation, and Segmentation,
15 Dec 2021
 Prof. Jianqing Fan, Princeton University,
How much can machines learn finance from Chinese text data?,
10 Dec 2021
 Prof. Gabriele Steidl, Technische Universität Berlin,
Stochastic Normalizing Flows for Inverse Problems:
a Markov Chains Viewpoint,
17 Nov 2021
 Prof. Raymond Honfu Chan, City University of Hong Kong, Sparsity And Its Applications In Imaging, 30 June 2021.
 Prof. JeanMichel Morel, Université ParisSaclay,
Detection Theory and Industrial Applications,
12 May 2021
 Prof. Qiang Du, Columbia University,
Top Signs to Consider Nonlocal Modeling,
28 April 2021
 Prof. Antonin Chambolle, Ecole Polytechnique
Learning Better Discretizations for Singular Variational Problems,
21 April 2021
 Prof. Andrew Stuart, Caltech,
Multiscale Analysis: Understanding And Improving
Ensemble Methods For Inversion,
21 April 2021
 Prof. ChiWang Shu, Brown University,
Discontinuous Galerkin Method for
Convection Dominated Partial Differential Equations,
10 March 2021
 Prof. Alfred Hero, University of Michigan,
Ultrasparse Matrix Normal Models of Multiway Data,
3 February 2021
 Prof. Zhaojun Bai, University of California, Davis,
Rayleigh Quotient Optimizations and Eigenvalue Problems,
9 December 2020
 Prof. Enrique Zuazua, Technion  Israel Institute of Technology,
Turnpike control and deep learning,
25 November 2020
 Prof. Ron Kimmel, Technion  Israel Institute of Technology,
Learning Geometry,
28 October 2020
 Prof. CarolaBibiane Schönlieb, University of Cambridge,
Multitasking Inverse Problems: More Together Than Alone,
14 October 2020
 Prof. Andrea L. Bertozzi, UCLA,
Graphical Models in Machine Learning,
Networks, and Uncertainty Quantification,
30 September 2020
 Prof. Nicholas J. Higham, Exploiting Multiprecision Arithmetic, 8 January 2019.
 Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Higher Education in India: A Challenge, 17 April 2018.
 Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri, Robust and Computationally Efficient Image CoSegmentation, 11 April 2018.
 Prof. Weifan Wang, A Tour in Combinatorics and Graph Theory, 27 March 2018.
 Prof. Esmond Ng, An Elimination Game  Old and New, 11 December 2017.
 Prof. Rolf Jeltsch, Advancements in Computing Solutions of Hyperbolic Conservation Laws, 12, 17, 24, 31 October and 7, 21, 28 November 2017.
 Prof. Persi Diaconis, Patterns in Eigenvalues, 9 June 2017.
 Prof. Habib Ammari, Mathematics of Superresolution in Wave Imaging, 3 June 2017.
 Prof. Kok Lay Teo, A Computational Method for Optimal Control Problems Governed by Nonlinear Switched Systems, 28 April 2017.
 Prof. James Nagy, SVD Approximations for Large Scale Imaging Problems, 27 April 2017.
 Prof. Boju Jiang, Peking University, On Invariants of Colored Links, Mar 4, 2014
 Prof. Anmin Li, Sichuan University, On Fourth Order PDEs in Affine Differential Geometry and Complex Differential Geometry, Feb 1, 2014
 Prof. Roland Glowinski, University of Houston, Eikonal Equation: An Elliptic Solver Approach, Jan 7, 2014
 Prof. Rolf Jeltsch, ETH Zurich, Simulation of Compressible Plasma Flow in Circuit Breakers, Dec 10, 2013
 Prof. ZhiMing Ma, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Mathematics is Around Us, Sep 3, 2013

Prof. SzeBi Hsu, National TsingHua University, Mathematical Models of Competing Phytoplankton Species for Light in a Water Column,
May 13, 2013

Prof. Zuowei Shen, National University of Singapore, Image Restoration: Wavelet Frame Approach, Total Variation and Beyond, (photo) December 11, 2012

Prof. Anmin Li, Sichuan University, The Extremal Kahler Metrics on Toric Manifolds, February 14, 2012
 Prof. Boju Jiang, Peking University, 一個幾何公式的故事 ——
從扭轉、絞擰到基因、藤蔓、太陽爆發, November 25, 2011
 Prof. Tienyien Li, Michigan State University, Solving Polynomial Systems by the Homotopy Continuation Method,
June 1, 2, 8, 9, 10 & 13, 2011
 Prof. XianTu He, Institute of Applied Physics and Computational Mathematics, Nonlinear evolution of ablative RayleighTaylor instability, April 12, 2010
 Prof. Weiyue Ding, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Recent Progresses on Schrodinger Flows, March 29, 2010
 Prof. Lin Qun, Chinese Academy of Sciences, High Accuracy Analysis of Finite Element Methods with applications for convectiondiffusion problems, March 9, 2010
 Prof. Vidar Thomée, Chalmers University of Technology, MaximumPrinciples in Parabolic Finite Element Problems, February 2, 2010

項武義, 美國柏克萊加州大學, 千古之謎與幾何、天文、物理兩千年, December 1, 2009 (First and Second Lectures) and December 3, 2009 (Third Lecture)
 Prof. Liqun Qi, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Higher Order Positive SemiDefinite Diffusion Tensor Imaging
and Space Tensor Conic Programming, October 16, 2009
 Prof. Yinyu Ye, Stanford University, A Unified Framework for Dynamic PariMutuel Information Market Design: A Case of OnLine Optimization, June 24, 2009
 Prof. Uri Ascher, University of British Columbia, Fast Gradient Descent, Artificial Time Integration, and Applications to Image and Surface Reconstruction,
May 22, 2009
 Prof. Tatsien Li, Fudan University, Applied Partial Differential Equations in Electrical WellLoggings, December 7, 2007
 Prof. Randall J. LeVeque, University of Washington, HighResolution
Finite Volume Methods and Applications to Tsunami Modeling, June
25, 2007
 Prof. Zhiming Ma, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Intersection
Between Probability and Other Branches of Mathematics and Sciences,
December 18, 2006
 Prof. Stanley Osher, UCLA, Bregman Iteration,
Inverse Scale Space, Cartoon/Texture Decomposition, Recovery of Signal from
"Noise" and Other New Techniques in PDE Based Image Restoration,
October 13, 2006
 Prof. Philippe G. Ciarlet, City University of Hong Kong, A
Quick Introduction to Differential Geometry and to Some of Its Applications,
April 7, 2006
 Prof. Zhongci Shi, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Low
Order Quadrilateral Finite Elements for ReissnerMindlin Plate Model,
January 13, 2006
 Prof. Harald Niederreiter, National University of Singapore, A
guided tour of quasiMonte Carlo methods, June 17, 2005
 Prof. Eitan Tadmor, University of Maryland, Numerical
Algorithms: from Small Scale Dynamics to Large Scale Phenomena, June
2, 2005
 Prof. Tony Chan, UCLA, Combining PDEs and
Wavelets in Image Processing, April 15, 2005
 Prof. Jack Dongarra, University of Tennessee, Cluster
Computing: You've Come A Long Way In A Short Time, December 14, 2004
 Prof. Rahul Mukerjee, Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta, On
the Existence of Orthogonal Arrays, May 25, 2004
 Prof. Peter Hall, Australian National University, Locating
Lines Among Scatted Points, March 16, 2004
 Prof. Thomas F. Coleman, Cornell University, Computational
Optimization Problems in Practical Finance, December 4, 2003
 Prof. Gene H. Golub, Stanford University, Matrix
Computations: Past, Present and Future, December 9, 2002
 Prof. K. C. Chang, Peking University, Heat
Method in Nonlinear Elliptic Equations, November 19, 2002
Conferences and Workshops
 HKBU Mathematics Conference for
Faculty of Science 60th Anniversary, 79 December 2021
 HKBU Virtual Conference on
Mathematics, Statistics and Data Science, 1923 April 2021.
 Workshop on New Trends in Machine Learning and Numerical PDEs, HKBU, Dec. 2019.
 Workshop on Scientific Computing and Optimization with Applications to Image and Data Analysis, HKBU, Jan. 2019.
 HKBUSJTU Joint Workshop on Scientific Computing, HKBU, April, 2018.
 The 2018 HKBUISM Joint Workshop for Mathematical Data Science, HKBU, March 2018.
 Workshop on Scientific Computing, HKBU, Nov. 2017.
 The 6th International Conference on Scientific Computing and Partial Differential Equations (SCPDE17), HKBU, June 2017.
 HKBU Workshop on Optimization, HKBU, May 2017.
 HKBUISM Joint Workshop for Mathematical Data Science, The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, Tokyo, Japan, May 2017.
 The 5th International Conference on Scientific Computing and Partial Differential Equations (SCPDE14)
On the Occasion of Eitan Tadmor's 60th Birthday, 812 December, 2014.
 Workshop on Numerical Methods and Theory for Fractional Differential Equations, 913 November, 2014.
 Workshop on Phase Field Models and Computation, 19 December, 2013.
 HKBerlin HalfDay Numerical Analysis, 2 October, 2013. (photo)
 The Third International Conference on Scientific Computing and Partial Differential Equations, 812 December, 2008.
 International
Workshop on Numerical Analysis and Computational Methods for Functional Differential
and Integral Equations, 36 December, 2007.
 The State of Mathematics Research and
Doing Postgraduate Research in Germany, 4:005:30pm, December 16,
2005.
 The 2nd
International Conference on Scientific Computing and Partial Differential
Equations & The First East Asia SIAM Symposium, December 1216, 2005.
 Summer
Research and Working Group on Large Scale Computations for Fluid Dynamics,
May 20  August 20, 2005.
 International
Conference on Statistics in Honour of Professor KaiTai Fang's 65th Birthday,
June 20  24, 2005.
 A
Workershop on Adaptive Method, Theory and Application, Peking University,
June 20  August 20, 2005.
 CanadaChina
Workshop on Industrial Mathematics, May 23  26, 2005.
 Opening Ceremony, May 10, 2004. (Photo)
 Workshop on Frontiers in Applied Mathematics, May 7, 2004. (Photo)
 The Second Workshop on Multiscale
Modeling and Computation, Aug 1516, 2003.
 International
Conference on Scientific Computing and Partial Differential Equations,
December 1215, 2002. Selected
papers have been published in the American Mathematical Society's Contemporary
Mathematics Series.
Seminars
 Ms. Xu Guo, Hong Kong Baptist University, GaussJacobi Spectral Method for Fractional Option Pricing, Jan 20, 2014
 Prof. Jianliang Qian, Michigan State University, Fast Algorithms for High Frequency Waves and Related Inverse Problems, Dec 2, 2013

