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Fall 02 Schedule of the Numerical Analysis Seminar

September 3: Numerical Methods in Shape Optimization and Applications
Jean-Rodolphe Roche (Université de Nancy)
September 17: The Nullspace-Free Eigenvalue problem and the Inexact Shift-and-Invert Lanczos Method
Valeria Simoncini (Universitá di Bologna)
September 24: Equation-free multi scale computation: Enabling Microscopic Simulators to Perform System Level Tasks Joint Numerical Analysis/CSCAMM Seminar, 2:00 PM, CSI 4122 (new building next to A.V.Williams)
Yannis G. Kevrekidis (Princeton University)
October 8: Approximation of Maxwell singularities by nodal finite elements
Monique Dauge (Univ. of Rennes)
October 15: Some issues in the mathematical modelling and numerical simulation of the cardiovascular system Joint Numerical Analysis/CSCAMM Seminar
Fabio Nobile (Univ. of Texas, Austin)
October 17: Solution of Non-Symmetric, Real Positive Linear Systems Thursday 3:30, CSI 2107 (new building next to A.V.Williams)
Gene H. Golub (Stanford University)
October 29: The convergence of numerical transfer schemes in diffusive regimes
C. D. Levermore (Dept. of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park)
November 5: An Inverse Problem for Anisotropic Objects
F. Seydou (UMIACS, Univ. of Maryland, College Park)
November 12: A local spectral method for scientific computing
Guowei Wei (Michigan State University)
November 19: A Convergent Adaptive Finite Element Algorithm with Reliable And Efficient Error Control for Linear Parabolic Problems
Zhiming Chen (SEC, Institute of Computational Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
November 26: Multivariate Spline Method for Numerical Solution of PDE
Ming-Jun Lai (University of Georgia)
December 5: Varying volume fractions APPLIED MATH COLLOQUIUM (Thursday 3:30)
John Ball (Mathematical Institute, Oxford)
December 10: Coupled Flow and Mechanics for Time-Lapse Seismic Modeling
Susan Minkoff (University of Maryland Baltimore County)
December 17: No talk (D. Kessler's talk postponed to next semester)
January 21: Good approximations on the sphere, with applications to geodesy and the scattering of sound Joint CSCAMM/Numerical Analysis Seminar, 2:00pm, CSI Room 4122
Ian Sloan (University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia)