February 3: 
Parallel Computing for LongTime Simulations
of Calcium Waves in a Heart Cell 
 Matthias K. Gobbert (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) 
February 10: 
Fully Implicit solution Framework for Scalable Earth System Models 
 Kate Evans (Computational Earth Sciences Group, Oak Ridge National Laboratory) 
February 17: 
Stabilization Strategies for Discontinuous Galerkin Methods 
 Benjamin Stamm (Brown University) 
February 26: 
A Singularly Perturbed Semilinear reactiondiffusion problem
in a Polygonal Domain (Thursday, joint NA/PDE Seminar) 
 R. B. Kellogg 
March 3: 
The CS Decomposition: Random Matrix Theory and Computation 
 Brian Sutton (RandolphMacon College) 
March 10: 
Numerical Optimization in Engineering Applications 
 Karsten Urban (University of Ulm, Germany) 
March 24: 
Fast methods for optimal kernel selection in machine learning 
 Yuesheng Xu (Syracuse University) 
March 31: 
A Nonlinear Reconstruction Algorithm from Absolute Value
of Frame Coefficients for Low Redundancy Frames 
 Radu Balan (University of Maryland, College Park) 
April 14: 
Exponential convergence of hp quadrature for integral operators 
 Tobias von Petersdorff (University of Maryland, College Park) 
April 21: 
A Multilevel, Modified Regularized Total Least Norm Approach to Signal
Deblurring

 Malena Espanol (Tufts University) 
April 28: 
Statistical Properties of the Regularized Least Squares Functional
and a Hybrid LSQR Newton method for Finding the Regularization
Parameter: Application in Image Deblurring and Signal Restoration

 Rosemary Renaut (Arizona State University) 
April 30: 
A New Formalism for Electromagnetic Scattering in Complex Geometry (Thursday, Applied Math Colloquium) 
 Leslie Greengard (Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University) 