NEWS & HIGHLIGHTS

What’s new with our DELTA Team members.

Also, visit our Calendar of Events for upcoming DELTA Webinars, workshops and conferences.

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Aurora Clark

News:
Elected AAAS Fellow, Organizing symposium on Graph Theory Underpinning New Domains of Physical Chemistry symposium at National Meeting of the American Chemical Society.

Conferences:
Speaking at April 21, 2020 at CU Boulder, Topology Day. Will be giving an invited presentation at “Computational Topology and Application” at the Tsinghua Sanya International Mathematics Forum (TSIMF) in Sanya, China, Dec. 7-11, 2020; Giving an invited talk at SIAM Conference on Mathematics of Data Science 2020, which will be held May 5-7 of 2020, in Cincinnati, Ohio.; Giving an invited talk on the topology of complex fluids at Physics of Liquids symposium at the spring meeting of the American Physical Society March 2-6, 2020 in Denver, Colorado.; Giving an invited talk at the Energy Landscapes workshop in Telluride (08/03-08/07/2020); Giving an invited talk at the Multi-Scale Quantum Mechanical Analysis of Condensed Phase Systems: Methods and Applications workshop in Telluride, Jul 27-31, 2020.

Annie Gordon

News:
Program Co-Chair for the 73rd Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society (SERMACS) to be held November 10th - 13th, 2021 - Birmingham, AL. (https://sermacs2021.weebly.com/)

Conferences:
Presenting our work in “Taking advantage of the chemistry of heterocycles in actinide coordination complexes,” presentation at the ACS National Meeting, March 22, 2020 in Philadelphia, PA (https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings/national-meeting.html).

Presenting our work at the Inorganic Chemistry Gorden Research Conference May 31-Jun 5, 2020 in Newport, RI. (https://www.grc.org/inorganic-chemistry-conference/2020/)

Presenting our work in an invited presentation to be included in the symposium “Advancing Frontiers in Heteromultimetallic Chemistry” at the ACS National Meeting, Aug. 16 – 20, 2020 in San Francisco, CA (https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings/national-meeting/fall-2020-national-meeting-expo.html).

Bala Krishnamoorthy

News:
TEDx talk on “Discovering hidden structure in big data” (using TDA!) published/posted at https://www.ted.com/talks/bala_krishnamoorthy_discovering_hidden_structure_in_big_data (talk originally given in June 2019).

Conferences:
Presenting our work on geometric measure theory approaches to characterize soft matter surfaces at the ACS National Meeting, March 22, 2020 in Philadelphia, PA (https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings/national-meeting.html).

Henry Adams

News:
Paper On metric thickenings and group actions, with Mark Heim and Chris Peterson, which acknowledges DELTA support and has a paragraph in the introduction related to DELTA, is posted to arXiv: https://arxiv.org/abs/1911.00732

Fri Jan 17, 2020: Co-organized a special session on Applied Topology at the Joint Math Meetings in Denver, http://jointmathematicsmeetings.org/meetings/national/jmm2020/2245_program_ss29.html

Jan 20-24, gave a minicourse on Geometric complexes in Applied Topology at a workshop at the CIMAT math institute in Mexico, http://atd2020.eventos.cimat.mx/node/1332

Conferences:
Speaking on Descriptors of Energy Landscapes using Topological Analysis (DELTA) at the Special Session on Mathematics of Data Science, AMS Sectional Meeting, Tufts University, MA, Mar 21-22, 2020

Speaking on Computational topology and energy landscapes at the National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, for the Graph Theory Underpinning New Domains of Physical Chemistry symposium, Philadelphia, PA, Mar 22-26, 2020.

Speaking on From persistent homology output to machine learning input at the SIAM Conference on Mathematics of Data Science (MDS20), for the Minisymposium on Topological Image Analysis, Cincinnati, OH, May 5-7, 2020.

All talks at: https://www.math.colostate.edu/~adams/talks/ (only some are relevant to DELTA).