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Fall 99 schedule of Numerical Analysis Seminar

September 2: Simulation of dendritic crystal growth with thermal convection
Prof. Dr. Eberhard Baensch (Zentrum für Technomathematik ), University of Bremen (Germany)
September 3: Matrix computation problems in trust region algorithms for optimization (Special day and time: Friday at 3PM)
Prof. Ya-Xiang Yuan (Institute of Computational Mathematics and Scientific/Engineering Computing), Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing (CHINA)
September 10: On monotone multigrid methods for variational inequalities (Special day and time: Friday at 4:15PM)
Prof. Dr. Ralf Kornhuber (Institut fuer Mathematik I ), Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany
September 16: Data oscillation and convergence of adaptive FEM for elliptic PDE
Prof. Pedro Morin (Universidad Nacional del Litoral (Argentina) and University of Maryland, College Park)
September 23: Maximum norm stability in parabolic finite element problems (Special APPL MATH COLLOQUIUM 3:30PM)
Prof. Lars B. Wahlbin (Department of Mathematics, Cornell University)
September 30: Finite element methods with matching and non-matching meshes for Maxwell equations with discontinuous coefficients
Prof. Zhiming Chen (Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica, Beijing (PR China) , and California Institute of Technology, Pasadena)
October 7: Local convergence and superconvergence for boundary element methods Special Room MTH 1310
Prof. Tobias von Petersdorff (Department of Mathematics), University of Maryland, College Park,
October 14: High order finite difference method for unsteady incompressible flow on multiconnected domain in vorticity-stream function formulation
Mr. Cheng Wang (Department of Mathematics), University of Maryland, College Park
October 21: Reliability of an hp finite element method for buckling analysis
Prof. Manil Suri (Department of Mathematics and Statistics), University of Maryland, Baltimore County
October 28: NO SEMINAR
November 4: Numerical methods for astrophysical MHD
Prof. James M. Stone (Astronomy Department), University of Maryland, College Park,
November 11: Estimating the error of numerical solutions of systems of reaction-diffusion equations
Prof. Donald Estep (School of Mathematics), Georgia Tech
November 18: Problems of numerical analysis in weather prediction and data assimilation
Prof. Eugenia Kalnay (Department of Meteorology), University of Maryland, College Park,
December 2: Numerical methods for interface problems and applications
Prof. Zhilin Li (Department of Mathematics and Center For Research in Scientific Computation), North Carolina State University, Raleigh
December 9: Approximation by quadrilateral finite elements Special APPL MATH COLLOQUIUM (3:30PM)
Prof. Douglas Arnold (Department of Mathematics), Penn State University,