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Numerical Analysis Seminar Talks, Spring 2007

January 24, 2007

Speaker: John E. Lavery
Mathematics Division, Army Research Office
Title: L1 Splines

February 7, 2007

Speaker: Raphael Laguerre
University of Paris 11
Title: A new hybrid spectral-finite element method for 3D MHD: applications to the dynamo effect
Note: Cancelled due to extenuating circumstances.

February 14, 2007

Speaker: Alexis Vasseur
University of Texas at Austin
Title: A new proof of partial regularity of solutions to Navier–Stokes equations
Note: This is a joint NA/Applied Math seminar held at the usual NA seminar day, place & time.

Friday, February 23, 2007

Speaker: John Strain
University of California at Berkeley
Title: Semi-Lagrangian Contouring and Elliptic Systems with Complex Moving Interfaces
Note: This is a joint NA/Applied Math seminar not held at the usual NA seminar day & place!

Friday & Saturday, March 2-3, 2007

Special Event: Texas Finite Element Rodeo 2007
Location: University of Houston

March 7, 2007

Speaker: Fengyan Li
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Title: Nonconforming methods for Maxwell source problems and eigenproblems
Note: This is seminar held will not be held at the usual NA seminar location due to extenuating circumstances.

March 21, 2007

Speaker: Tim Barth
NASA Ames Research Center
Title: Energy Stable FEM Discretization of Nonlinear Conservation Laws: A Contrasting Look at Hydrodynamics and Magnetohydrodynamics

April 4, 2007

1st Speaker: Peter Moore
Southern Methodist University
Title: Solving Regularly and Singularly Perturbed Reaction-Diffusion Equations in Three Space Dimensions
2nd Speaker: Ping Lin
National Singapore University
Title: A quasi-continuum approximation and its analysis
Note: This is a joint Applied Math/NA seminar and will be held on the usual day at the usual place but not at the usual time.

April 11, 2007

Speaker: Slimane Adjerid
Virginia Tech
Title: Error Estimation and Superconvergence for DG Methods

April 18, 2007

Speaker: Dominik Schötzau
University of British Columbia
Title: Interior penalty discontinuous Galerkin methods for the time-harmonic Maxwell equations

April 25, 2007

Speaker: Thomas Wihler
McGill University
Title: hp-Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for Elliptic Problems

Friday, April 27, 2007

Speaker: Adelia Sequeira
Technical University of Lisbon
Title: Mathematical Modeling and Numerical Simulations of Blood Coagulation
Note: This is a joint NA/Applied Math seminar and will be held at the usual time in the usual place but not on the usual day.

May 2, 2007

Speaker: Helke Hesse
University of Heidelberg
Title: Indirect Multiple Shooting for PDE constrained Optimization

May 16, 2007

Speaker: Ivan Yotov
University of Pittsburgh
Title: Mortar methods as multiscale methods

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