Schedule of Events

5/20Sunday
7:00Welcoming Reception in Sullivan Hall TV Lounge
5/21Monday
8:30Meet participants at Sullivan Hall. Transport to SAMSI.
9:10 Intro. to SAMSI. Presentations follow.
9:15SAMSI Talk: Computational Models (graphics not included) Dr. G. Vernieres
10:00SAMSI Talk: Computational ModelsDr. C. Kaufman
— Computational Model: EBM.XLS
10:45Break
11:00SAMSI Talk: Random MatricesDr. E. Spiller
11:45 Lunch at SAMSI
12:30Vans transport participants to Harrelson Hall.
1:15Intro. and BackgroundDr. R. C. Smith
1:45Intro. to the Forward Problem: Solving the Harmonic Oscillator System Dr. G. White
2:45Break-Drinks and Refreshments available in HA 326
3:00Brief Introduction to the Computing System and MATLAB K. DeVault
Problems and Solutions
4:30Vans take participants to Lake Crabtree
5:00Dinner at Lake Crabtree
5/22Tuesday
9:00 Linear Inverse Problems: A MATLAB TutorialDr. A. Cintron-Arias
Exercises
lin_inv_ex7.m
lin_inv_prb_data1.mat
lin_inv_prb_data2.mat
lin_inv3.m
10:30Break-Drinks and Refreshments available in HA 326
10:45 Basic Statistical Concepts and Some Probability Essentials D. Sharma
heights.xls
hist_pie.m
hist_pie_exercise.m
12:15Lunch
1:15Introduction to Statistical Inference Dr. J. Pal
example1.m
example2.m
likelihoodplot.fig
2:45Break-Drinks and Refreshments available in HA 326
3:15Statistical View of Linear Least Squares: A MATLAB Tutorial. Dr. J. Crooks and S. Lunagomez
lab1.m
smoke.txt
smoke_desc.txt
5/23Wednesday
8:45Transport from Sullivan Hall to Centennial Campus
9:00Rotating Sessions
Vibrating beam Data Collection at CRSC Lab
J. David
Dr. R.C. Smith
Graduate School Panel
Jennifer Joyce, Mathematics Department, UNC-CH
Dr. Ernie Stitzinger, Mathematics Department, NCSU
Dr. Kim Weems, Statistics Department, NCSU
Career Panel
Dr. G. Gordon Brown, Research Triangle Institute
Dr. Kristen Foley, Environmental Protection Agency
Dr. Julia Kimbell, CIIT Centers for Health Research
12:00Box Lunches from Bear Rock Cafe and then return to Harrelson
1:15Reflection on the Data Collection and Modeling Experiences Dr. G. White & Dr. B. Rajaratnam
Questions
2:15Break-Drinks and Refreshments available in HA 326
2:30Solving the Vibrating Beam: Inverse Problem Dr. W. LeFew
cost_beam.m
inv_beam.m
ode_model.m
data1.mat
data2.mat
data5.mat
3:00Solving the Vibrating Beam: OptimizationK. Sutton
gd.m
newton.m
direct_ex.m
gradient_ex.m
4:00Teams Work on Inverse Problem
5/24Thursday
9:00Statistical Analysis for the Vibrating Beam Inverse Problem Dr. J. Pal and H. Cao
ode_model.m
cost_beam.m
costminanalysis.m
costplot.fig
10:00Break-Drinks and Refreshments available in HA 326
10:15Alternative Beam ModelDr. R. C. Smith
beam_model_demo.m
beam_model.m
beam_simulation.m
bevaluate_beam.m
costfunc.m
force_beam.m
gauss_weights.m
gauss_points.m
interp.m
matrix_construct_beam.m
yprime_beam.m
input.mat
11:15Teams Work on Inverse Problem
12:30Lunch
1:30What could we do better? Alternative models/statistical methods: Method 1 and Method 2Dr. J. Crooks and X. Qiao
chol_band5.m
cost2_beam.m
cost_beam2.m
data1.mat
inv_band5.m
inv_beam.m
ode_model.m
plotresidual.m
smu_CV.m
smu_spline.m
solve_band5.m
splineplot.m
weighted-analysis.m
2:30Break-Drinks and Refreshments available in HA 326
3:00Teams Work on Inverse Problem; Begin to Prepare Reports
5:00Participants Return to Sullivan Hall; Get Dinner
6:30Bowling
5/25Friday
9:00Presentations and Discussion
Group 1 Presentation
Group 2 Presentation
Group 3 Presentation
10:30Break-Drinks and Refreshments available in HA 326
10:45Presentations and Discussion
Group 4 Presentation
Group 5 Presentation
Group 6 Presentation
11:45Closing Remarks & Workshop Evaluation Dr. R. C. Smith
12:00Lunch
1:00 Participants Depart for Home


Schedule in .PDF Format (as of 5/17/2007)