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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

On global solutions of the random Hamilton-Jacobi equations and the KPZ problem

Bakhtin, Y. & Khanin, K. Feb 19 2018 In : Nonlinearity. 31, 4, p. R93-R121

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hamilton-Jacobi equation
Hamilton-Jacobi Equation
Global Solution
Directed Polymers
Hamiltonians

On the effects of signal processing on sample entropy for postural control

Lubetzky, A. V., Harel, D. & Lubetzky, E. Mar 1 2018 In : PLoS ONE. 13, 3, e0193460

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Entropy
entropy
sampling
Pressure
time series analysis

Optimizing the definition of a sudden stratospheric warming

Butler, A. H. & Gerber, E. P. Mar 1 2018 In : Journal of Climate. 31, 6, p. 2337-2344 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Climate models
Climatology
Upper atmosphere
climatology
stratosphere

Origin and Segmental Diversity of Spinal Inhibitory Interneurons

Sweeney, L. B., Bikoff, J. B., Gabitto, M. I., Brenner-Morton, S., Baek, M., Yang, J. H., Tabak, E. G., Dasen, J. S., Kintner, C. R. & Jessell, T. M. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Neuron.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Interneurons
Transcription Factors
Motor Neurons
Thorax
Extremities

Performance of Ensemble Kalman Filters in Large Dimensions

Majda, A. J. & Tong, X. T. May 1 2018 In : Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics. 71, 5, p. 892-937 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ensemble Kalman Filter
Kalman filters
Ensemble
Pure mathematics
Applied mathematics

Predicting extreme events for passive scalar turbulence in two-layer baroclinic flows through reduced-order stochastic models

Qi, D. & Majda, A. J. Jan 1 2018 In : Communications in Mathematical Sciences. 16, 1, p. 17-51 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Extreme Events
Passive Scalar
Model Error
Reduced Order Model
Stochastic models

Pseudo spectral collocation with Maxwell polynomials for kinetic equations with energy diffusion

Sánchez-Vizuet, T. & Cerfon, A. J. Feb 1 2018 In : Plasma Physics and Controlled Fusion. 60, 2, 025018

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orthogonal functions
Fokker Planck equation
orthogonal functions
Kinetic theory
Boltzmann equation

Public Safety Communications above 6 GHz: Challenges and Opportunities

Mezzavilla, M., Polese, M., Zanella, A., Dhananjay, A., Rangan, S., Kessler, C., Rappaport, T. S. & Zorzi, M. Jan 1 2018 In : IEEE Access. 6, p. 316-329 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Communication
Millimeter waves
Telecommunication networks
Ambulances
Virtual reality

Quadrangulation of non-rigid objects using deformation metrics

Zhou, J., Campen, M., Zorin, D., Tu, C. & Silva, C. T. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Computer Aided Geometric Design.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quadrangulation
Animation
Mesh
Metric
Geometry

Quantitative nonorientability of embedded cycles

Young, R. Jan 15 2018 In : Duke Mathematical Journal. 167, 1, p. 41-108 68 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geometric Measure Theory
Cycle
Invariant
Invariant Measure
Closed

Regional simulation of Indian summer monsoon intraseasonal oscillations at gray-zone resolution

Chen, X., Pauluis, O. & Zhang, F. Jan 1 2018 In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 18, 2, p. 1003-1022 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

monsoon
oscillation
summer
simulation
cumulus

Regularity for Shape Optimizers: The Nondegenerate Case

Kriventsov, D. & Lin, F. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Communications on Pure and Applied Mathematics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minimizer
Regularity
Dirichlet Eigenvalues
Free Boundary Problem
Hausdorff Dimension

Rigorous Statistical Bounds in Uncertainty Quantification for One-Layer Turbulent Geophysical Flows

Qi, D. & Majda, A. J. Apr 23 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Nonlinear Science. p. 1-53 53 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geophysical Flows
Uncertainty Quantification
Turbulent Flow
Trajectories
Energy

Rogue waves and large deviations in deep sea

Dematteis, G., Grafke, T. & Vanden-Eijnden, E. Jan 30 2018 In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 115, 5, p. 855-860 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

deep sea
sea state
sea surface
disturbance
sampling

Sculpting with flow

Ristroph, L. Mar 10 2018 In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 838, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

icebergs
landscape history
caves
Caves
Sea ice