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Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park

Fall 1996 Schedule

Sep. 5: The design of locking-free reduced-shear plate elements
Prof. Manil Suri, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore
Sep. 12: Preconditioning for the steady-state Navier-Stokes equations with low viscosity
Prof. Howard Elman, Department of Computer Science and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Maryland, College Park
Sep. 19: Wavelet boundary element methods for 3D boundary value problems
Prof. Tobias von Petersdorff, Department of Mathematics. University of Maryland, College Park
Sep. 26: Some numerical aspects of research in theoretical chemistry
Professor Millard Alexander, Department of Chemistry, University of Maryland, College Park
Oct 3: Variational formulations and numerical analysis of elastoplastic problems
Prof. Weimin Han, Department of Mathematics, University of Iowa, Iowa City
Oct 10: Modeling of flows in a high-pressure vapor transport chemical reactor
Prof. Jeff Scroggs, Department of Mathematics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina
Oct 17: A posteriori error estimates for parabolic regularizations of the Hamilton-Jacobi equations
Prof. Bernardo Cockburn, Department of Mathematics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Oct 24: Godunov-like schemes for general systems of conservation laws (CANCELLED)
Prof. Harland Glaz, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park
Oct 31: The lubrication approximation for moving contact lines in thin liquid films
Prof. Andrea Bertozzi, Department of Mathematics, Duke University
Nov 7: Optimal design by homogenization
Prof. Eric Bonnetier, CNRS, Centre de mathematiques appliquees, Ecole Polytechnique, France
Nov 14: Computing interfacial flows with surface tension
Prof. Michael Shelley, Courant Institute, New York University, New York
Nov 21: Multigrid methods for unstructured grids (CANCELLED)
Prof. Jinchao Xu, Department of Mathematics, Penn State University
Dec 5: Nonlinearly sustained turbulence in numerical simulations of magnetized plasma
Prof. Jim Drake, Physics Department, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland