Mason A. Porter

Professor of Mathematics
University of California
Participates in 3 items
Mason Porter is a professor in the Department of Mathematics at UCLA. He has wide-ranging interests in the theory and applications of networks, nonlinear systems, and complex systems. He conducts research in myriad topics, including multilayer networks, dynamics of and on networks, large-scale structure in networks, topological data analysis, nonlinear waves, piecewise-smooth dynamical systems, and many others. He is particularly amused by quirky research projects. Mason is a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, the American Physical Society, and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics. Mason is a fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers (a US baseball team), science fiction and fantasy, and a wide variety of video and tabletop games.

Sessions in which Mason A. Porter participates

Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
15:00
15:00

Programming - Programme Room 2 (Webinar)

Panel

Andy Dudak (Panelist)

Mason A. Porter, University of California (Moderator)

Perrianne Lurie (Panelist)

Freya Marske (Panelist)

Prema Arasu, University of Western Australia (Panelist)

Thursday 30 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
13:00
13:00
Understanding the Reality of Data Intensive Research 50 minutes, 13:00 NZST - 13:50 NZST

Programming - Programme Room 6 (Zoom Meetings)

Academic

Mason A. Porter, University of California (Panelist)

David (Marti Ward) Powers, Flinders University of South Australia (Panelist)

Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
15:00
15:00
Pandemic Myths and Facts 50 minutes, 15:00 NZST - 15:50 NZST

Programming - Programme Room 5 (Zoom Meeting)

Panel

Yudhanjaya Wijeratne, LIRNEasia (Panelist)

Naomi Kritzer (Moderator)

Andi C. Buchanan, Writer (Panelist)

Mason A. Porter, University of California (Panelist)

Perrianne Lurie (Panelist)