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Spring 99 Schedule of the Numerical Analysis Seminar

January 28: Numerical analysis of a FEM to compute damped vibrations
Rodolfo Rodriguez (Departamento de Ingenieria Matematica, Universidad de Concepcion, Chile)
February 2: A posteriori error estimation for elliptic PDEs (TUESDAY!)
David Silvester (Mathematics Department, University of Manchester Institue of Science and Technology, UK)
February 4: NO TALK
February 11: A Multigrid Method for the Discrete Indefinite Helmholtz Equation
Howard Elman (Dept. of Computer Science, Univ. of Maryland, College Park),
February 18: Upper and lower a posteriori error estimates for elliptic, parabolic, and hyperbolic equations
Ivo Babuska (Texas Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics,University of Texas at Austin)
February 25: Numerical simulation of the motion of particles in a viscous fluid - an example of the importance of iterative linear algebra in Scientific Computing
Andy Wathen (Oxford University Computing Laboratory),
March 4: Concepts of the Finite Element Toolbox ALBERT and Applications to CFD in Combination with Free Boundary Problems
Kunibert G. Siebert (Institut fr Angewandte Mathematik, Albert-Ludwigs-Universitt Freiburg, Germany)
March 11: Full Domain Partitions to Reduce Communication in Parallel PDE Solvers
William F. Mitchell (Mathematical and Computational Sciences Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology),
March 16: MATLAB Math (TUESDAY! Dr. Moler will give a second talk at 4pm in Physics 1412: ``How math might save your life'')
Cleve Moler (Chairman and Chief Scientist, The Mathworks Inc.)
March 18: Applied Math. in a Solid State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy Procedure for Obtaining the Conformation at a Labeled Site in a Peptide
Alan Berger (Advanced Computation Technology Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center)
March 25: NO TALK (Spring Break)
April 1: Fictitious domain method for elliptic boundary value problems with nonlocal boundary conditions in multiply connected domain
L. Rukhovets (Institute for Economics and Mathematics at St.Petersburg, Russian Academy of Sciences, St.Petersburg, Russia)
April 8: The intrinsic norm finite element method for convection-diffusion problems
Martin Stynes (Department of Mathematics, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland),
April 15: Mathematical Models of Hysteresis
Isaak Mayergoyz (Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Univ. of Maryland at College Park),
April 22: Cache-Aware Iterative Methods
Ulrich Rüde (Lehrstuhl für Informatik X, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg),
April 29: Parallel Domain Decomposition Methods with High-Order Time-Accuracy for Parabolic Singularly Perturbed Convection-Diffusion Problems
G.I.Shishkin (Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics, Ural Branch of RAS, Ekaterinburg, Russia)
May 6: Parameter Identification in a Mathematical Model of Shape Memory Alloys using Quasilinearization
Pedro Morin (Dept. of Math., Universidad del Litoral , Argentina and UMCP)
May 13: Edge Average Finite Element scheme for convection diffusion equations
Ludmil Zikatanov (Dept. of Math., Penn State University),