September 9: 
Numerical Analysis of Some NonConvex Variational Problems 
 Sren Bartels (Dept. of Math, UMCP) 
September 16: 
Numerical Solutions of Hyperbolic Conservation Laws:
Incorporating MultiResolution Viscosity Methods into the
Finite Element Framework 
 Marcus CalhounLopez (Dept. of Mathematics, UMCP) 
September 23: 
Euclidean invariant computation of salient closed contours in images

 John Zweck (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) 
September 30: 
Adaptive hpFinite Element Methods for Maxwell's Equations 
 Mark Ainsworth (Strathclyde University, Scotland) 
October 7: 
Finite Element Approximation Theory Using Families of Reference Elements 
 Richard Falk (Rutgers) 
October 14: 
Finite Elements for Elliptic Problems with Stochastic Data 
 Christoph Schwab (ETH Zurich) 
November 04: 
Adaptive Weak approximation of Stochastic Differential Equations with Jumps 
 Raul Tempone (ICES, University of Texas at Austin) 
November 13: 
Efficient Numerical Computations of Stochastic Partial
Differential Equations (Thursday!) Joint Numerical Analysis  Applied Math/PDE Seminar 
 Tom Hou (Caltech) 
November 14: 
Multiscale Modeling and Computation of Flow in
Heterogeneous Media AZIZ LECTURE (Friday) 
 Tom Hou (Caltech) 
November 18: 
Error estimates for finite volume approximations of
nonlinear conservation laws on bounded domains 
 Mario Ohlberger (IAM, Universität Freiburg, Germany) 
November 25: 
Solving LargeScale Semidefinite Programs in Parallel 
 Madhu Nayakkankuppam (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) 
December 2: 
Computational Simulation of Surface and Subsurface Fluid Flow 
 Junping Wang (Colorado School of Mines and NSF Mathematical Sciences ) 
December 9: 
Preconditioning Generalized SaddlePoint Problems Using
Cheap Approximations to the Schur Complement 
 Eric de Sturler (University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign) 