## Recent News and Events

- December 16 - 22, 2023: I gave a talk on “Coarsening dynamics of thin films with weak condensation” at the Scientific Computing and Large Data (SCLA) Workshop at University of South Carolina. Thanks to Dr. Wuchen Li for the invitation!
- November 19 - 21, 2023: Souradip Chattopadhyay presented our work entitled “Modeling droplet droplet coalescence on a tilted superhydrophilic cylindrical wire” at the 76th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics in Washington, DC.
- November 10 - 12, 2023: I presented at the Undergraduate Research and Experiences Session and served as a judge for the Poster and Lightning Session at TriCAMS 2023 at Duke University.
- October 30 - November 3, 2023: I visited the Mathematical Institute at University of Oxford and gave a seminar talk on “Coarsening dynamics of thin films with weak condensation” in the OxPDE research group. Thanks to Dr. Jose Carrillo for the invitation!
- October 7 - 8, 2023: I gave a talk in a minisymposium titled “Recent Advances in Analysis and Learning of Differential Equations and Operators” at the 8th annual meeting of the SIAM Central States Section at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Thanks to Drs. Trevor Leslie and Ming Zhong for the invitation!
- August 20 - 25, 2023: Pejman Sanaei and I co-organized a minisymposium “On mathematical modeling and simulation of droplets” at ICIAM 2023 in Tokyo. I will give a talk on “Thermally-driven coalescence in thin liquid film flowing down a fiber” in our session.
- July 27, 2023: I gave a talk in a Symposium at the AAPM 65th Annual Meeting entitled “Uncertainty quantification and error propagation of artificial intelligence in medical physics applications”, organized by Kyle Lafata and Jing Wang.
- July 23 - 26, 2023: I attended the BIRS Workshop on “New Trends in Fluids and Collective Dynamics”, co-organized by Roman Shvydkoy, Theodore Drivas, Nancy Rodriguez, and Eitan Tadmor.
- July 3 - 7, 2023: I gave a talk in the Lorentz Center Workshop on Analysis and numerics of nonlinear PDEs: degeneracies & free boundaries.
- June 7 - 10, 2023: I served as a faculty mentor in the Graduate Student Mathematical Modeling Camp (GSMMC).
- May 30 - Aug. 5, 2023: I co-mentored four undergraduate students with Dr. Karen Daniels on an REU project “Mathematical modeling of liquid metal dynamics” as part of the 2023 DRUMS REU program.
- May 30 - Aug. 4, 2023: I served as a faculty mentor for the SECU Rural Works! Internship program organized by NCSU Career Development Center.
- May 6 - 7, 2023: I gave a talk on “Neural differential equations for medical image prediction and segmentation” at the AMS Special Session on Women in Mathematics, organized by Doreen De Leon, Oscar Vega, and Katherine Kelm, at AMS Spring Western Sectional Meeting at California State University, Fresno, Fresno, CA.
- April 7, 2023: I gave a talk on “Fiber coating dynamics: modeling, theory, and algorithms” in the Applied and Computational Mathematics (ACM) Seminar at the University of South Carolina. Thanks to Dr. Changhui Tan and Dr. Siming He for inviting me!
- March 25 - 26, 2023: I gave a talk on “Wetting and Drying in Membrane Filters” in a minisymposium on “Methods, Models, and Analysis of the Complex Systems”, organized by Xiaofeng Yang and Pengtao Yue, at the SIAM Southeastern Atlantic Section Annual Meeting at Virginia Tech.
- March 23, 2023: I gave a talk on “Fiber coating dynamics: modeling, theory, and algorithms” at the Math Department Colloquium at Wake Forest University. Thanks to Dr. Claudia Falcon for inviting me!
- March 18 - 19, 2023: I gave a talk at the AMS Special Session on Mathematical Modeling and Simulation Techniques in Fluid Structure Interaction Problems on “Thermally-driven coalescence in thin liquid film flowing down a fiber” at Georgia Tech. Thanks to Pejman Sanaei for the invitation!

## Upcoming Schedule

- January 3 - 6, 2024: Kathryn Massey, Shawn Koohy, Megan Vezzetti, and Luis Schneegans will present our work on the modeling of liquid metal dynamics at the Joint Mathematics Meeting in San Francisco, CA.
- January 26 - 28, 2024: I will virtually attend the workshop “DKU Soft Matter Symposium: Model, Simulation and Application of Complex Fluids” at Duke Kunshan University, co-organized by Drs. Kai Huang, Shixin Xu, Tivadar Pongo, Jian-guo Liu.
- February 13, 2024: I will give a talk in the Numerical Analysis Seminar at University of Maryland, College Park. Thanks to Dr. Deep Ray for the invitation!
- March 23 - 24, 2024: I am speaking in a special session on “Numerical Methods and Deep Learning for PDEs” at the AMS Sectional Meeting at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. Thanks to Drs. Chunmei Wang and Haizhao Yang for the invitation!
- March 23 - 24, 2024: I am speaking in a special session on “Mathematical Modeling and Simulation in Fluid Dynamics” at the AMS Sectional Meeting at Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida. Thanks to Dr. Pejman Sanaei for the invitation!
- April 21 - 26, 2024: I will attend a week-long conference on “The Cahn-Hilliard equation - recent advances and new challenges” at the European Centre for Geological Education in Chęciny, Poland, co-organized by Drs. Jakub Skrzeczkowski, Jose Carrillo, Piotr Gwiazda, and Zuzanna Szymańska.
- May 28 - 31, 2024: I am speaking in a minisymposium titled “Data-Driven Methods for Analysis and Understanding of Images” at the SIAM Conference on Imaging Science (IS24) in Atlanta, Georgia. Thanks to Drs. Elizabeth Newman, Stephanie Gamble, and Andreas Mang for the invitation!
- July 21 - 26, 2024: I am speaking in a minisymposium titled “Recent Advances on Interface Dynamics Modeling and Simulation” at the 16th World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Thanks to Drs. Shixin Xu and Huaxiong Huang for the invitation!
- August 26 - 30, 2024, I will attend a workshop on liquid thin films at the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences in Leipzig (MPI-MiS), co-organized by Drs. Lorenzo Giacomelli, Hans Knüpfer, Felix Otto, and Christian Seis.