# Numerical Analysis Seminar Talks, Spring 2006

### January 16, 2006 (Joint ISC Numerical Analysis Semniar)

Speaker: | Tom RussellNational Science Foundation |

Title: | Adjoint methods are particle methods:
Implications for Eulerian-Lagrangian modeling of multiphase
multicomponent transport |

### January 18, 2006

Speaker: | Alexandre ErnCermics, Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees |

Title: | Approximation of Friedrichs' systems
by continuous and discontinuous finite elements |

### January 30, 2006 (Colloquium)

Speaker: | Alan DemlowUniversity of Freiburg |

Title: | Adaptive finite element methods for
controlling pointwise errors |

### February 1, 2006

Speaker: | Joe WardTexas A&M University |

Title: | Radial Basis Functions: An
Introduction and Potential Applications to P.D.E.s |

### February 8, 2006

Speaker: | Roland GlowinskiUniversity of Houston |

Title: | On the numerical solution of a
two-dimensional Pucci's equation with Dirichlet boundary
conditions: a least square approach |

### February 22, 2006

Speaker: | Siu ChinDepartment of Physics, Texas A&M University |

Title: | Forward Symplectic Integrators For
Solving Physical Dynamic Problems |

### March 3-4, 2006

## The 2006 Finite Element Rodeo at Texas A&M University

### March 22, 2006

Speaker: | Irene GambaUniversity of Texas at Austin |

Title: | Quantum trajectory models and the
boundary value problem |

### March 29, 2006

Speaker: | Dietrich BraessRuhr University Bochum |

Title: | A Posteriori Error Estimates for
Maxwell's Equations |

### April 4, 2006

Speaker: | Rolf RannacherUniveristy of Heidelberg |

Title: | Adaptive FEM in optimal control of
PDE |

### April 12, 2006

Speaker: | Juhani Pitkaranta |

Title: | Shell deformation under a
concentrated load: Theory and finite element modeling |

### April 24, 2006 (Joint Applied Math/Numerical Analysis Seminar)

Speaker: | Eugenio AulisaTexas Tech University |

Title: | Modeling two-phase flows with a FEM
solver of the Navier-Stokes equations |

### May 3, 2006

Speaker: | Guillermo HaukeUniversidad de Zaragoza, Spain |

Title: | Explicit A-Posteriori Error
Estimation of Advection-Dominated Flows: The Variational Multiscale
Paradigm |

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