February 5: 
Projection Methods for Structurepreserving Model Reduction 
 Professor Christopher Beattie (Department of Mathematics, Virginia Tech) 
February 12: 
Highresolution methods for stochastic boundaryvalue problems with
geometric
uncertainties 
 Professor Claudio Canuto (Dipartimento di Matematica, Politecnico di Torino ) 
February 19: 
A Safeguarded Dual Weighted Residual Method

 Professor Marco Verani (Dip. di Matematica, Politecnico di Milano) 
February 26: 
Convergence of Adaptive Finite Elements for Eigenvalue Problems 
 Professor Pedro Morin (Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Santa Fe, Argentina
Argentina.) 
March 4: 
Efficient Encoding of Irregular Geometric Structures
in Matrix Computations

 Professor Xiaobai Sun (Department of Computer Science, Duke University) 
March 11: 
Multiscale/Multigrid Method for Finding a Full Eigenbasis of the
Schrodinger Operator 
 Professor Irene Livshits (Department of Mathematical Sciences, Ball State University) 
March 25: 
Asymptotic and Numerical Approximation of the
Resonances of Thin Photonic Structures

 Professor Shari Moskow (Department of Mathematics, Drexel University) 
April 1: 
Calculating a Symmetric Approximation via the Symmetry Preserving Singular Value Decomposition 
 Professor Mili Shah (Department of Mathematical Sciences, Loyola College of Maryland) 
April 8: 
Adaptive FEM for the LaplaceBeltrami Operator and Applications
to Geometric Flows

 Professor Ricardo Nochetto (Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park) 
April 15: 
Recent Developments in Iterative Methods for LargeScale
Unconstrained Optimization

 Professor Jennifer Erway (Department of Mathematics, Wake Forrest Univertisty) 
April 21: 
On MaximumPrinciples in Elliptic and Parabolic
Finite Element Problems
This is a special meeting of the Numerical Analysis Seminar. It will meet at 3:00 pm in MTH 3206. 
 Professor Vidar Thomee (Department of Mathematics, Chalmers University of Technology) 
April 22: 
A New Approach to Finite Element Methods for the Equations of Linear
Elasticity

 Professor Rick Falk (Department of Mathematics, Rutgers University) 
April 29: 
From Stochastic Variational Integrators to Ballistic Diffusion at
Uniform Temperature Joint Numerical Analysis/PDE Applied Math Seminar 
 Professor Houman Owhadi (Applied and Computational Mathematics, Cal Tech) 
May 13: 
Mimetic Finite Differences and Quadrilateral Finite Elements 
 Professor Daniele Boffi (Department of Matematics, University of Pavia) 