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Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park

Spring 1996 Schedule

Feb. 1: Conserving time integration schemes for holonomically constrained mechanical systems
Mr. Oscar Gonzales, Division of Applied Mathematics, Stanford University
Feb. 8: Computations of hydrodynamic free surface problems
Dr. Bill Szymczak, Information Sciences and Systems Branch, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Maryland
Feb. 15: Models, Algorithms, and Computations for Superconductivity
Prof. Qiang Du, Department of Mathematics, Michigan State University and the University of Science and Technology of Hongkong
Feb. 22: Convergence for mean curvature flows and anisotropy
Prof. Claudio Verdi, Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita di Milano (Italy)
Feb. 29: A nonlinear Galerkin method in the collocation case
Dr. Lucia Dettori, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University and Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics, University of Maryland Baltimore County
Mar. 7: Recent Developments in Parallel Pseudorandom Number Generation
Dr. Michael Mascagni Center for Computing Sciences, I.D.A., Bowie, Maryland
Mar. 14: Divergence Stability and Adaptive Dimensional Reduction
Prof. Soren Jensen, Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Mar. 21: Babuska Conference
Mar. 28: Fast and Robust Solvers for Time-Discretised Incompressible Navier-Stokes Equations
Prof. David Silvester, University of Manchester Institute for Science and Technology (England)
Apr. 4: Optimal Approximability of Solutions of Singularly Perturbed Differential Equations
Prof. R. Bruce Kellogg, Institute for Physical Science and Technology and Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland
Apr. 9: Modeling and Simulation of Fluid Flow in Complex Porous Media
Prof. Alfio Quarteroni, Politecnico di Milano and CRS4 (Italy)
Apr. 18: Adaptive Use of Iterative Methods in Interior Point Methods for Linear Programming
Prof. Dianne P. O'Leary, Computer Science Department and UMIACS, University of Maryland
Apr. 25 Multiscale Solvers for Nonlinear Electrostatics
Prof. Faisal Saied, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
May 2 Advanced Incomplete Factorization Methods for Solution of Diffusion - Convection Equations
Prof. Valery Il'in, Computing Center, Siberian Division RAS, Novosibirsk (Russia)
May 9 Nonreflecting Boundary Conditions
Prof. Marcus Grote, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University