# Numerical Analysis Seminar Talks, Fall 2005

### September 14, 2005

Speaker: | Distinguished Prof. James BrambleTexas A&M University |

Title: | Analysis of a finite PML
approximation for the three dimensional time-harmonic Maxwell and
acoustic scattering problem (joint with Dr. Joe
Pasciak) |

### September 21, 2005

Speaker: | Dylan CopelandTexas A&M University |

Title: | Negative-norm Least-squares Methods
for Axisymmetric Maxwell Equations |

### September 28, 2005

Speaker: | Wolfgan BangerthTexas A&M University |

Title: | Adaptive finite element computations
for inverse imaging problems |

### October 5, 2005

Speaker: | Guergana PetrovaTexas A&M University |

Title: | Semi-discrete central-upwind schemes
for hyperbolic systems of conservation laws |

### October 12, 2005

Speaker: | Beatrice RiviereUniversity of Pittsburgh |

Title: | On the coupling of incompressible
flows and porous media flows |

### October 19, 2005

Speaker: | Guido KanschatUniversity of Heidelberg |

Title: | Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for
Incompressible Flow |

### October 26, 2005

Speaker: | Caroline NoreUniversity of Paris XI |

Title: | Three-dimensional instablilities in
the exactly counter-rotating von Kármán swirling
flow |

### November 2, 2005

Speaker: | Jie ShenPurdue University |

Title: | Efficient and stable Spectral Methods
for Linear and Nonlinear Wave Equations |

### November 9, 2005

Speaker: | Ronald A. DevoreThe Texas Instrument Visiting Professor, Rice
University |

Title: | Adaptive Finite Element Methods:
Rates of Convergence |

### November 16, 2005

Speaker: | Tim Warburton |

Title: | Advances in Wave Propagation with the
Discontinuous Galerkin Method |

### November 21, 2005 (Joint Applied Mathematics/Numerical Analysis Seminar)

Speaker: | Phillippe P. PébaySandia National Labs |

Title: | Isocontouring higher order finite
elements: One numerical solution to Hilbert's 16th
problem |

### November 22, 2005 (Joint Applied Mathematics/Numerical Analysis Seminar)

Speaker: | David MurakiSimon Fraser University |

Title: | A Resonant Instability of Mountain
Waves |

### November 23, 2005

Speaker: | Granville SewellTexas A&M University, visiting professor |

Title: | Applications of PDE2D, a
General-Purpose PDE Solver |

### November 30, 2005

Speaker: | Jorg AarnesSINTEF, Oslo, Norway |

Title: | Multiscale simulation of flow in
porous media |

### December 7, 2005

Speaker: | Volker JohnUniversitaet des Saarlandes |

Title: | On stabilization techniques for
convection dominated problems |

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