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Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park

Fall 1995 Schedule

Sep. 7: Optimal approximability of solutions of singularly perturbed differential equations
Prof. R. Bruce Kellogg, University of Maryland
Sep. 14: Mixed finite element methods on distorted rectangular grids
Dr. Jian Shen, University of Maryland
Sep. 21: Inversion of Toeplitz matrices with pivoting
Prof. Israel Gohberg, Tel Aviv University and University of Maryland
Sep. 28 On the multigrid method for stationary Stokes problems
Prof. Shangyou Zhang, University of Delaware
Oct. 5: Specialized numerical methods for time dependent partial differential equations
Prof. Donald French, University of Cinncinatti and University of Maryland Baltimore County
Oct. 12: Advanced time-stepping in molecular dynamics
Dr. Sebastion Reich, Konrad-Zuse Center, Berlin (Germany)
Oct. 19: On the convergence of multigrid iterations fo flow problems
Prof. Anders Szepessy, Department of Numerical Analysis and Computing Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm (Sweden)
Oct. 26: Some uses of the Lanczos algorithm (and why it works!)
Prof. Anne Greembaun, Courant Institute, New York University
Nov. 2: Analysis and computation of flow control and optimization problems
Prof. Max Gunzburger, Interdisciplinary Center for Applied Mathematics, Virginia Tech and Department of Mathematics, Iowa State University
Nov. 9: Computation of Stokes multipliers by boundary-value methods
Prof. Frank W.J. Olver, Institute for Physical Science and Technology and Department of Mathematics University of Maryland
Nov. 16: A general a posteriori error estimate for approximations of Hamilton-Jacobi equations
Prof. Todd Peterson, Department of Mathematical Sciences, George Mason University
Nov. 23: NO SEMINAR (Thanksgiving)
Nov. 30: Analysis of hybrid finite element/finite volume methods and applications
Dr. Moulay D. Tidriri, Institute for Computer Applications in Science and Engineering, ICASE, Nasa Langley Research Center
Dec. 7: The long-time behavior of finite element solutions of semilinear parabolic problems
Prof. Stig Larsson, Department of Mathematics, Chalmers University of Technology and G\"oteborg University G\"oteborg (Sweden)
Dec. 19: Stability, approximability, incompressibility, and solvability of mixed finite elements for the stationary Stokes equations
Prof. Jinshui Qin, Department of Mathematics, University of Tennessee