September 7: 
Estimators for supervised learning 
 Prof. Ronald DeVore (CSCAMM and Department of Mathematics), University of Maryland, College Park 
September 14: 
Convergence of adaptive FEM for secondorder linear elliptic PDE 
 Khamron Meckhay (Department of Mathematics), University of Maryland, College Park, kxm@math.umd.edu 
September 21: 
An infeasible point method for solving a
class of multidimensional scaling problems 
 Dr. Anthony J. Kearsley (Mathematical and Computational Sciences Division), NIST, ajk@cam.nist.gov 
September 28: 
Convergence rates for an adaptive dual weighted residual finite
element algorithm

 Dr. Raul Tempone (ICES), University of Texas at Austin, rtempone@ices.utexas.edu 
October 5: 
Convergent adaptive finite elements for the elliptic obstacle problem

 Prof. Andreas Veeser (Dipartimento di Matematica), Universita degli Studi di Milano
, Italy, veeser@mat.unimi.it 
October 12: 
Twenty examples of entropy stable schemes

 Prof. Eitan Tadmor (CSCAMM, Dapatment of Mathematics, and IPST), University of Maryland, tadmor@cscamm.umd.edu 
October 19: 
Computing the Linear Elastic Properties of Random Materials
This seminar will begin at 3:00pm. 
 Dr. Edward J. Garboczi (Materials and Construction Research Division), National Institute of Standards and Technology 
October 26: 
Results and Challenges in Control of Micro Fluidic Systems

 Prof. Benjamin Shapiro (Aerospace Engineering), University of Maryland, benshap@Glue.umd.edu 
November 2: 
Adaptive multiscale methods for transport equations  theory
and algorithms

 Prof. Albert Cohen (Laboratoire JacquesLouis Lions), Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, cohen@ann.jussieu.fr 
November 9: 
The Linear Algebra of Quantum Computing

 Prof. Dianne P. O'Leary (Computer Science Department and UMIACS), University of Maryland, oleary@cs.umd.edu 
November 16: 
Efficient and stable numerical methods for
the generalized and vector Zakharov system
Joint seminar MATH/CSCAMM 
 Prof. Weizhu Bao (Department of Computational Science), National University of Singapore, Singapore, bao@cz3.nus.edu.sg 
November 18: 
Nonlinear Elliptic Boundary Value Problems Related to
Corrosion Modeling
This Talk is on Thursday in the Joint Numeriical AnalysisApplied Math/PDE Seminar 
 Professor Michael Vogelius (Department of Mathematics), Rutgers University, vogelius@math.rutgers.edu 
November 19: 
Electromagnetic Imaging for Small Inhomogeneities This lecture is on Friday and is the Fall '04 Aziz lecture 
 Professor Michael Vogelius (Department of Mathematics), Rutgers University, vogelius@math.rutgers.edu 
November 23: 
TBA There is no seminar on this day. 
 
November 30: 
Optimal Anisotropic Error Estimates and Applications to
Convection Dominated Problems 
 Long Chen (Department of Mathematics, Penn State University), chenlong@psu.edu 