Courant Institute

Research Output 1953 2018

2018

Accurate coastal DEM generation by merging ASTER GDEM and ICESat/GLAS data over Mertz Glacier, Antarctica

Wang, X., Holland, D. M. & Gudmundsson, G. H. Mar 1 2018 In : Remote Sensing of Environment. 206, p. 218-230 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

laser method
ICESat
Glaciers
Rock mechanics
uncertainty analysis

Activity-induced instability of phonons in 1D microfluidic crystals

Tsang, A. C. H., Shelley, M. J. & Kanso, E. Jan 1 2018 In : Soft Matter. 14, 6, p. 945-950 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phonons
Microfluidics
phonons
Crystals
crystals

Airburst-Generated Tsunamis

Berger, M. & Goodman, J. Apr 1 2018 In : Pure and Applied Geophysics. 175, 4, p. 1525-1543 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tsunamis
asteroids
tsunami
shallow water
Asteroids
Ice
Satellites
ICESat
Glaciers
Snow

Analog Approximate-FFT 8/16-Beam Algorithms, Architectures and CMOS Circuits for 5G Beamforming MIMO Transceivers

Ariyarathna, V., Madanayake, A., Tang, X., Coelho, D., Cintra, R. J., Belostotski, L., Mandal, S. & Rappaport, T. S. May 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : IEEE Journal on Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beamforming
Transceivers
Fast Fourier transforms
Millimeter waves
Bandwidth

An improved dictatorship test with perfect completeness

Bhangale, A., Khot, S. & Thiruvenkatachari, D. Jan 1 2018 37th IARCS Annual Conference on Foundations of Software Technology and Theoretical Computer Science, FSTTCS 2017. Schloss Dagstuhl- Leibniz-Zentrum fur Informatik GmbH, Dagstuhl Publishing, Vol. 93, 15

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Fourier analysis
Boolean functions
Software engineering
Constraint satisfaction problems
Hardness

An integral equation-based numerical solver for Taylor states in toroidal geometries

O'Neil, M. & Cerfon, A. J. Apr 15 2018 In : Journal of Computational Physics. 359, p. 263-282 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Integral equations
integral equations
toroidal shells
Geometry
Maxwell equations

An ODE-based wall model for turbulent flow simulations

Berger, M. J. & Aftosmis, M. J. Jan 1 2018 In : AIAA Journal. 56, 2, p. 700-714 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flow simulation
Turbulent flow
Viscosity
Pressure gradient
Ordinary differential equations

A Novel Domain Assembly Routine for Creating Full-Length Models of Membrane Proteins from Known Domain Structures

Koehler Leman, J. & Bonneau, R. Apr 3 2018 In : Biochemistry. 57, 13, p. 1939-1944 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Photosensitizers
Membrane Proteins
Slip forming
Membranes
Hand

A probabilistic approach to discovering dynamic full-brain functional connectivity patterns

Manning, J. R., Zhu, X., Willke, T. L., Ranganath, R., Stachenfeld, K., Hasson, U., Blei, D. M. & Norman, K. A. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : NeuroImage.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Statistical Factor Analysis
Brain
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Television
Neuroimaging

Atmospheric overturning across multiple scales of an MJO event during the CINDY/DYNAMO campaign

Chen, X., Pauluis, O. M. & Zhang, F. Feb 1 2018 In : Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences. 75, 2, p. 381-399 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air
potential temperature
mass transport
entropy
troposphere

A trichotomy theorem for transformation groups of locally symmetric manifolds and topological rigidity

Cappell, S., Lubotzky, A. & Weinberger, S. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Advances in Mathematics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locally Symmetric Spaces
Transformation group
Rigidity
Subgroup
Finite Group

Bistability in the synchronization of actuated microfilaments

Guo, H., Fauci, L., Shelley, M. & Kanso, E. Feb 10 2018 In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 836, p. 304-323 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear dynamical systems
body fluids
Body fluids
fluid dynamics
Fluid dynamics

Causal data science for financial stress testing

Gao, G., Mishra, B. & Ramazzotti, D. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Computational Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bayes
Risk management
Testing
Risk Management
Scenarios

C-MAF-dependent regulatory T cells mediate immunological tolerance to a gut pathobiont

Xu, M., Pokrovskii, M., Ding, Y., Yi, R., Au, C., Harrison, O. J., Galan, C., Belkaid, Y., Bonneau, R. & Littman, D. R. Feb 15 2018 In : Nature. 554, 7692, p. 373-377 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Regulatory T-Lymphocytes
Helicobacter hepaticus
Bacteria
T-Lymphocytes
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Comparing mixing times on sparse random graphs

Ben-Hamou, A., Lubetzky, E. & Peres, Y. Jan 1 2018 29th Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, SODA 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1734-1740 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mixing Time
Simple Random Walk
Sparse Graphs
Random Graphs
Galton-Watson Tree

Condition-Specific Modeling of Biophysical Parameters Advances Inference of Regulatory Networks

Tchourine, K., Vogel, C. & Bonneau, R. Apr 10 2018 In : Cell Reports. 23, 2, p. 376-388 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermionic emission
RNA Stability
Chaperonin Containing TCP-1
Chaperonins
Gene Regulatory Networks

Decoupled field integral equations for electromagnetic scattering from homogeneous penetrable obstacles

Vico, F., Greengard, L. & Ferrando, M. Feb 1 2018 In : Communications in Partial Differential Equations. 43, 2, p. 159-184 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fredholm Equation
Electromagnetic Scattering
Hermann Von Helmholtz
Maxwell equations
Permittivity

Determination of angle of light deflection in higher-derivative gravity theories

Xu, C. & Yang, Y. Mar 1 2018 In : Journal of Mathematical Physics. 59, 3, 032501

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Deflection
deflection
Gravity
gravitation
Angle

Dynamic neural turing machine with continuous and discrete addressing schemes

Gulcehre, C., Chandar, S., Cho, K. & Bengio, Y. Apr 1 2018 In : Neural Computation. 30, 4, p. 857-884 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Turing machines
Long-Term Memory
Short-Term Memory
Language
Learning

Edge volume, part I

Bogomolov, F. & Cheltsov, I. Mar 1 2018 In : European Journal of Mathematics. 4, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Effective Dynamics of the Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation on Large Domains

Buckmaster, T., Germain, P., Hani, Z. & Shatah, J. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonlinear equations
Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation
Time Scales
Number theory
Hardy-Littlewood Method

Efficient reactive Brownian dynamics

Donev, A., Yang, C. Y. & Kim, C. Jan 21 2018 In : Journal of Chemical Physics. 148, 3, 034103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Association reactions
Thermodynamics
grids
thermodynamic equilibrium
Reaction rates

Efficient statistically accurate algorithms for the Fokker–Planck equation in large dimensions

Chen, N. & Majda, A. J. Feb 1 2018 In : Journal of Computational Physics. 354, p. 242-268 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fokker Planck equation
Fokker-Planck equation
probability density functions
Probability density function
fats

Elliptic curves with large intersection of projective torsion points

Bogomolov, F. A. & Fu, H. Jun 1 2018 In : European Journal of Mathematics. 4, 2, p. 555-560 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Torsion Points
Number field
Elliptic Curves
Intersection

Emulsion patterns in the wake of a liquid–liquid phase separation front

Moerman, P. G., Hohenberg, P. C., Vanden-Eijnden, E. & Brujic, J. Apr 3 2018 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 14, p. 3599-3604 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

emulsion
droplet
liquid
spacing
immiscibility
Optimal Transport
Confounding
Figure

Explanation of Variability and Removal of Confounding Factors from Data through Optimal Transport

Tabak, E. G. & Trigila, G. Jan 1 2018 In : Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics. 71, 1, p. 163-199 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optimal Transport
Confounding
Unsupervised learning
Principal component analysis
Probability distributions

Exponentially slow mixing in the mean-field Swendsen-Wang dynamics

Gheissari, R., Lubetzky, E. & Peres, Y. Jan 1 2018 29th Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, SODA 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1981-1988 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Mean Field
Potts model
Mean-field Model
Potts Model
Markov Chain Monte Carlo

Feasibility and reliability of a virtual reality oculus platform to measure sensory integration for postural control in young adults

Lubetzky, A. V., Kary, E. E., Harel, D., Hujsak, B. & Perlin, K. Jan 25 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Physiotherapy Theory and Practice. p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Young Adult
Rehabilitation
Entropy
Reproducibility of Results
Foot

Finding October

Shasha, D. Apr 1 2018 In : Communications of the ACM. 61, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Fine-grained attention mechanism for neural machine translation

Choi, H., Cho, K. & Bengio, Y. Apr 5 2018 In : Neurocomputing. 284, p. 171-176 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Language
Experiments

Flexibly imposing periodicity in kernel independent FMM: A multipole-to-local operator approach

Yan, W. & Shelley, M. Feb 15 2018 In : Journal of Computational Physics. 355, p. 214-232 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

multipoles
far fields
periodic variations
Boundary conditions
operators

Fluctuations of Two Dimensional Coulomb Gases

Leblé, T. & Serfaty, S. Apr 1 2018 In : Geometric and Functional Analysis. 28, 2, p. 443-508 66 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Coulomb Gas
Fluctuations
Statistics
Equilibrium Measure
Moderate Deviations

Fungi stabilize connectivity in the lung and skin microbial ecosystems

Tipton, L., Müller, C. L., Kurtz, Z. D., Huang, L., Kleerup, E., Morris, A., Bonneau, R. & Ghedin, E. Jan 1 2018 In : Microbiome. 6, 1, 12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecosystem
Fungi
Microbiota
Lung
Skin

Grounding line migration through the calving season at Jakobshavn Isbræ, Greenland, observed with terrestrial radar interferometry

Xie, S., Dixon, T. H., Voytenko, D., Deng, F. & Holland, D. M. Apr 17 2018 In : Cryosphere. 12, 4, p. 1387-1400 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

grounding line
radar interferometry
ice
glacier
floating ice

Groups quasi-isometric to right-angled Artin groups

Huang, J. & Kleiner, B. Feb 1 2018 In : Duke Mathematical Journal. 167, 3, p. 537-602 66 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Right-angled Artin Group
Quasigroup
Isometric
Outer Automorphism Groups
Equivariant

Homogenization of a spherical harmonics expansion model

Masmoudi, N., Tayeb, M. L. & Tlili, A. Jan 2 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences. p. 1-33 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Homogenization method
Homogenization Method
Degenerate Parabolic Equation
Spherical Harmonics
Energy Method

How Social Media Facilitates Political Protest: Information, Motivation, and Social Networks

Jost, J. T., Barberá, P., Bonneau, R., Langer, M., Metzger, M., Nagler, J., Sterling, J. & Tucker, J. A. Feb 1 2018 In : Political Psychology. 39, p. 85-118 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social Media
Information Services
social media
Social Support
protest

Indo-Pacific variability on seasonal to multidecadal time scales. Part II: Multiscale atmosphere-ocean linkages

Giannakis, D. & Slawinska, J. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Climate. 31, 2, p. 693-725 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atmospheric thermodynamics
Climatology
Tropics
Stream flow
decadal variation

Intensification and deepening of the Arabian Sea oxygen minimum zone in response to increase in Indian monsoon wind intensity

Lachkar, Z., Lévy, M. & Smith, S. Jan 10 2018 In : Biogeosciences. 15, 1, p. 159-186 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arabian Sea
monsoon
oxygen
timescale
ventilation

Intracellular Fluid Mechanics: Coupling Cytoplasmic Flow with Active Cytoskeletal Gel

Mogilner, A. & Manhart, A. Jan 5 2018 In : Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics. 50, p. 347-370 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

fluid mechanics
gels
cytology
continuum mechanics
organelles

Investigation and comparison of 3GPP and NYUSIM channel models for 5G wireless communications

Rappaport, T. S., Sun, S. & Shafi, M. Feb 8 2018 2017 IEEE 86th Vehicular Technology Conference, VTC Fall 2017 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., Vol. 2017-September, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Channel Model
Wireless Communication
Communication
Spectral Efficiency
Eigenvalue Distribution

Isca, v1.0: A framework for the global modelling of the atmospheres of Earth and other planets at varying levels of complexity

Vallis, G. K., Colyer, G., Geen, R., Gerber, E., Jucker, M., Maher, P., Paterson, A., Pietschnig, M., Penn, J. & Thomson, S. I. Mar 6 2018 In : Geoscientific Model Development. 11, 3, p. 843-859 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Planets
Atmosphere
planet
Earth (planet)
planetary atmosphere

Isometric embedding via strongly symmetric positive systems

Chen, G. Q., Clelland, J., Slemrod, M., Wang, D. & Yang, D. Jan 1 2018 In : Asian Journal of Mathematics. 22, 1, p. 1-40 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Positive Systems
Isometric Embedding
Local Existence
Partial differential equations
Ordinary differential equations

Lp dual curvature measures

Lutwak, E., Yang, D. & Zhang, G. Apr 30 2018 In : Advances in Mathematics. 329, p. 85-132 48 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Curvature Measure
Mixed Volume
Curvature
Borel Measure
Unit Sphere

Message-Passing Algorithms for Synchronization Problems over Compact Groups

Perry, A., Wein, A. S., Bandeira, A. S. & Moitra, A. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Message-passing Algorithms
Message passing
Compact Group
Synchronization
Message Passing

Near-optimal approximation algorithm for simultaneous Max-cut

Bhangale, A., Khot, S., Kopparty, S., Sachdeva, S. & Thiruvenkatachari, D. Jan 1 2018 29th Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, SODA 2018. Association for Computing Machinery, p. 1407-1425 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Max-cut
Optimal Approximation
Approximation algorithms
Optimal Algorithm
Approximation Algorithms

Non-malleable codes from additive combinatorics

Aggarwal, D., Dodis, Y. & Lovett, S. Jan 1 2018 In : SIAM Journal on Computing. 47, 2, p. 524-546 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Additive Combinatorics
Scalar, inner or dot product
Polynomials
Sanders
Error detection

Observations and mechanisms of a simple stochastic dynamical model capturing El Niño diversity

Chen, N., Majda, A. J. & Thual, S. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Climate. 31, 1, p. 449-471 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atmospheric thermodynamics
Mechanical waves
Nickel compounds
Wind stress
atmosphere-ocean coupling