The University of Utah

Selected Recent Invited Lectures

(from over 400 conference, university, and public lectures - see CV for more extensive list)




2017 Invited Lecture, AMS Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting, Special Session on Fractal Geometry, Dynamical Systems, and Their Applications, Orlando

2017 Invited Talk, Isaac Newton Institute Workshop on Multiscale modelling of ice characteristics and behaviour, University of Cambridge, UK

2017 US-China Cooperative Workshop on Impacts of a Changing Cryosphere on High Elevation Climate, Weather, and Aquatic Ecosystems, Qinghai Lake, China

2017 Invited Speaker, Les Houches Summer School on Fundamental Aspects of Turbulent Flows in Climate Dynamics, Les Houches, France

2017 Invited Plenary Speaker, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh

2017 Invited Lecture, Focus Session on Metamaterials and Transformation Optics, Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS2017), St. Petersburg, Russia

2017 Invited Lecture, Memorial Conference in Honor of Joseph B. Keller, Stanford University

2017 Invited Lecture, Conference on Herglotz-Nevanlinna Functions and Their Applications, Mittag-Leffler Institute, Stockholm

2017 ICERM Public Lecture, NSF Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics, Brown University, Providence, RI

2016 Fall American Geophysical Union Meeting, Special Session on Integrating Observations and Models to Better Understand a Changing Arctic Sea Ice Cover, San Francisco

2016 Boeing Distinguished Colloquium in Applied Mathematics, University of Washington, Seattle

2016 Carl J. Rees Distinguished Lecture, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark

2016 Invited Lectures (two), Workshop 2: From the Grain to the Continuum: Two Phase Dynamics of a Partially Molten, Polycrystalline Aggregate, Programme on Melt in the Mantle, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, University of Cambridge, UK

2015 KOZWaves, The 2nd Australasian Conference on Wave Science, Adelaide, Australia

2015 Invited Lecture, Session on Mathematics and Observations of Earth Systems, 26th International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics General Assembly, Prague

2015 Public Lecture, National Festival of Mathematics, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C.

2015 Invited Lecture, 113th Rutgers Statistical Mechanics Conference, New Brunswick, NJ

2015 Invited Lecture, Invited Session on Mathematics of Planet Earth, Joint Math Meetings, San Antonio, TX

2014 Invited Lecture, Workshop on Random matrix theory, algorithms & applications, Conference on Foundations of Computational Mathematics, Montevideo, Uruguay

2014 Math Encounters, Public Presentation Series, National Museum of Mathematics, New York City

2014 Invited Address, Session on Physics of Climate, American Physical Society March Meeting, Denver

2014 Invited Speaker, Inaugural KOZWaves Conference (Kiwi-Aussi Waves), Newcastle, Australia

2013 Invited Speaker, Union Session on Mathematics of Planet Earth, Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU), San Francisco

2013 Keynote Speaker, Mathematics of Planet Earth 2013, Platform for Mathematics in The Netherlands, Utrecht

2013 Inaugural Bernoulli Society Public Lecture, 36th Conference on Stochastic Processes and their Applications, Boulder

2013 IMA Public Lecture, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

2013 Invited Lecture, IMA Workshop on Stochastic Modeling of the Oceans and Atmosphere, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

2013 Invited Lecture, Recent Developments in Applied Mathematics, A Conference to Honor George Papanicolaou's 70th Birthday, Stanford University

2013 MAA-AMS-SIAM Gerald and Judith Porter Public Lecture, Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Diego

2012 Invited Lecture, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics Conference on Climate Modeling, UCLA, Lake Arrowhead, CA

2012 Plenary Lecture, Ninth International Conference on Electrical Transport and Optical Properties of Inhomogeneous Media (ETOPIM9), Marseille

2012 Invited Lecture, White Nights Workshop: Exotic Structures and Homogenization, St. Petersburg, Russia

2012 Invited Lecture, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics Conference on Mathematical Geophysics, Edinburgh

2012 Public Lecture, Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences, Vancouver

2011 Keynote Address, Annual Conference of the American Mathematical Association for Two-Year Colleges, Austin, TX

2011 Invited Lecturer, NSF-SIAM Workshop on Collaborations in Mathematical Geoscience, Washington DC

2011 Invited Lectures (two), Conference on Ocean Ecologies and their Physical Habitats in a Changing Climate, Mathematical Biosciences Institute (MBI), Ohio State University, Columbus

2011 Invited Plenary Address, Spring Eastern Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA

2011 Invited Lecture, Simon Fraser University Seminar Series on Global Warming, a Scientific Perspective, Burnaby, Canada

2011 Public Lecture, Conference on Probability Theory, Statistical Physics, and Applications, NYU Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

2010 Invited Lecture, Workshop on The Multi-Phase Physics of Sea Ice: Growth, Desalination and Transport Processes, Santa Fe

2010 Plenary Science Lecture on Mathematics and Climate, Conference on Emerging Topics in Dynamical Systems and Partial Differential Equations, DSPDE's 10, SIAM, RSME, Barcelona

2010 Invited Lecture, International Symposium on Sea Ice in the Physical and Biogeochemical System, Tromso, Norway

2010 Invited Lecture, The First Workshop on Bone Tissue: Hierarchical Simulations for Clinical Applications, UCLA/Orthopedic Hospital, Department of Orthopedic Surgery and UCLA's Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), Los Angeles

2009 Kieval Lecture, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

2009 Invited Lecture, Mathematics of Climate Change, First Pacific Rim Mathematical Association Congress, Sydney

2009 Houghton Lecturer, Sea Ice, Climate, and Multiscale Composites, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, MIT

2009 Public Lecture on Climate Change and the Mathematics of Sea Ice, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics/Department of Mathematics, UCLA

2009 Invited Lecture, Gordon Research Conference in Polar Marine Science, Lucca (Barga), Italy

2009 The SIAM Invited Address at the Joint Math Meetings (AMS, MAA, SIAM), Wash. D.C.

2008 Keynote Address, International Polar Year (IPY) Forum, Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) National Conference, Salt Lake City, UT

2008 Invited Lecture, Conference on the Frontiers of Climate Science, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, Santa Barbara


Professor Ken Golden

Kenneth M. Golden

Distinguished Professor of Mathematics
Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering

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Office Phone: (801) 581-6176
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University of Utah
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