 
January 29: 
Modularized NavierStokes Codes

 Professor TienMo Shih, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park 
February 5: 
Multibody dynamics with contacts and friction 
 Professor Florian Potra, Department of Mathematics, University of Iowa, National Science Foundation 
February 10: 
A Finite Difference Scheme for Elliptic Equations with Rough Coefficients
Using a Cartesian Grid NonConforming to Interfaces Note: This talk is on Tuesday. 
 Dr. Shari Moskow , Institute for Mathematics and Its Application, University of Minnesota 
February 12: 
On Some Recurrent Theorems Concerning Krylov Subspace Methods 
 Dr. Oliver Ernst, Technical University of Freiberg, Germany  UMIACS, University of Maryland 
February 19: 
Efficient FEM for Unsteady Viscous Incompressible Flow in Vorticity Formulation 
 Professor JianGuo Liu, Department of Mathematics and Institute for Physical Science and Technology 
February 26: 
Finite Element Methods for Maxwell's Equations
Professor Peter Monk's talk has been cancelled. The Numerical Analysis Seminar will NOT meet on February 26. 
 Professor Peter Monk (Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Delaware) 
March 5: 
Numerical Methods for Dynamical GinzburgLandau Vortices in Superconductivity 
 Professor Zhiming Chen, Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica 
March 12: 
Adaptive Multilevel Techniques for Mixed Finite Element Discretization 
 Dr. Barbara Wohlmuth (University of Augsburg  Courant Institute) 
March 18: 
On The Hyperbolic Approximations to First Order Partial
Differential Equations and Relaxation Schemes SPECIAL SEMINAR: 4:30 PM 
 Dr. Zhouping Xin, Courant Institute 
March 19: 
Preconditioning for Regular Elliptic Systems of Differential Equations NOTE: Rm. 3258, A.V. Williams Bldg. 
 Dr. John C. Strikwerda (University of Wisconsin), Division of Mathematical Sciences, National Science Foundation 
March 26: 
SPRING BREAK 
 
April 2: 
The Eigenstructure of Graded Matrices 
 Professor G. W. Stewart (Department of Computer Science, Institute for Advanced Computer Studies), University of Maryland 
April 9: 
Towards ParameterFree Streamline Upwinding For AdvectionDiffusion Problems 
 Dr. Alison Ramage, Strathclyde University, Scotland 
April 16: 
Error estimates for approximations to scalar conservation laws:
Relaxation and secondorder schemes 
 Professor Charalambos Makridakis (Department of Mathematics), University of Crete 
April 23: 
A Discontinuous Galerkin Finite Element Method for HamiltonJacobi Equations 
 Professor ChiWang Shu, Brown University 
April 30: 
Aerodynamics of Insect Flight 
 Dr. Z. Jane Wang, Courant Institute 
May 7: 
Obstruction to Shadowing and Modeling 
 Professor Celso Grebogi, University of Maryland 