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Fall 05 Schedule of the Numerical Analysis Seminar

September 06: Novel Finite Element Navier-Stokes Solvers without Inf-Sup Conditions
Prof. Jian-Guo Liu (Department of Mathematics and IPST), University of Maryland, College Park,
September 08: Sparse Adaptive FEM for Multiple Scale Problems Special Time: Joint NA/PDE/Appl.Math. Seminar
Prof. Christoph Schwab (Seminar of Applied Mathematics), ETHZ, Zurich (Switzerland),
September 13: A Posteriori Error Estimates and Convergence of Adaptive Methods for a Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Elliptic Problems
Prof. Ohannes Karakashian (Department of Mathematics), University of Tennessee,
September 20: Uniaxial, Extensional Flows in Liquid Bridges
Prof. Eberhard Baensch (Department of Mathematics), University of Erlangen (Germany),
September 27: A Posteriori Error Analysis for Parabolic Variational Inequalities in Finance
Chensong Zhang (Department of Mathematics), University of Maryland, College Park,
October 04: No Seminar
October 05: Anti-diffusive High Order Weighted Essentially Non-Oscillatory Schemes for Sharpening Contact Discontinuities Joint CSCAMM/NA Seminar, 2PM, CSIC Bldg (#406) Room 4122
Prof. Chi-Wang Shu (Division of Applied Mathematics), Brown University,
October 11: Adaptive Finite Element Methods for Allen-Cahn and Phase Field Problems
Prof. Alfred Schmidt (Zentrum fuer Technomathematik), Universitaet Bremen, Germany,
October 18: Globalization techniques for Newton-Krylov methods
Prof. Homer Walker (Mathematical Sciences Department), Worcester Polytechnic Institute,
October 25: Encounters of Vision with Scientific Computing
Cornelia Fermuller (Computer Vision Laboratory, Center for Automation Research, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies), University of Maryland at College Park,
November 1: Estimating the A-norm of the error in (Preconditioned) CG.
Prof. Zdenek Strakos (Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic)
November 8: Cortical Surface Alignment Using Optical Flow in an Eulerian Framework
Prof. Jerry Prince (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Johns Hopkins University,
November 15: A Finite Element Formulation for a Shape Optimization Problem
Prof. Marco Verani (Politecnico di Milano), Milan, Italy,
November 22: The FEniCS Project to Automate Computational Mathematical Modeling
Prof. L. Ridgway Scott (Departments of Mathematics and Computer Science), University of Chicago,
November 29: Diffusion and Mixing in Fluid Flow Special NA - PDE/Appl.Math. Seminar
Prof. Alex Kiselev (Department of Mathematics), University of Wisconsin,
December 06: Macro-Micro Models in Viscoelastic Materials: An Energetic Variational Approach Special NA - PDE/Appl.Math. Seminar
Prof. Chun Liu (Department of Mathematics), Penn State University,
December 08: Reactive Flow Through Porous Media Special Appl. Math. Colloquium
Prof. Willi Jaeger (Institut fr Angewandte Mathematik), D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany,
December 09: Multi-scale Modelling in Biosciences- Ion Transport Through Membranes Aziz Lecture
Prof. Willi Jaeger (Institut fr Angewandte Mathematik), D-69120 Heidelberg, Germany,
December 13: A homogenization approach to large-eddy simulation of incompressible fluids Joint NA - Appl.Math/PDE Seminar
Prof. Alexei Novikov (Department of Mathematics), Penn State University