This conference is sponsored by the SIAM Activity Group on Uncertainty Quantification.
The Hyatt Regency Savannah is approaching a sellout situation over the conference dates.
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Organizing Committee Co-chairs
Michael Griebel, Universität Bonn, Germany (GAMM AG UQ Representative)
Max Gunzburger, Florida State University, USA
Marcia McNutt, Editor-in-Chief, Science Magazine, American Association for the Advancement of Science, USA (AGU Representative)
Philip Stark, University of California, Berkeley, USA (ASA Representative)
Julia Charrier, Aix-Marseille University, France
Jessi Cisewski, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Nick Hengartner, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Michael King, Texas A&M University, USA
Kerstin A. Lehnert, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, USA
Hermann G. Matthies, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
Fabio Nobile, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Douglas Nychka, National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA
George Papanicolaou, Stanford University, USA
Raul Tempone, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
Luis Tenorio, Colorado School of Mines, USA
Clayton Webster, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
Uncertainty quantification is key for achieving validated predictive computations in a wide range of scientific and engineering applications. The field relies on a broad range of mathematics and statistics groundwork, with associated algorithmic and computational development. This conference will bring together mathematicians, statisticians, scientists, and engineers with an interest in development and implementation of uncertainty quantification methods. While applications of UQ in many fields will be represented at the conference, the focal application for UQ14 is Earth science. The goal of the meeting is to provide a forum for the sharing of ideas, and to enhance communication among this diverse group of technical experts, thereby contributing to future advances in the field.
SIAM and the Conference Organizing Committee wish to extend their thanks and appreciation to the U.S. National Science Foundation and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Science, for their support of this conference.
- Data analysis
- Data assimilation
- Decision support
- Design of experiments
- Forward problems
- High-dimensional approximations
- Inverse problems
- Model bias and calibration
- Model reduction
- Multiscale systems
- Numerical methods for uncertainty propagation
- Numerical methods for PDEs with uncertain coefficients
- Parameter estimation
- Rare events
- Sensitivity analysis
- Surrogate models
- Uncertainty modeling
- Verification and validation
September 2, 2013: Minisymposium proposals
September 30, 2013: Abstracts for contributed and minisymposium speakers
TRAVEL FUND APPLICATION DEADLINE
September 16, 2013: SIAM Student Travel Award and Post-doc/Early Career Travel Award Applications
March 3, 2014: Disconnect time is 4:00 PM EST
HOTEL RESERVATION DEADLINE
March 3, 2014