Organizers: Ricardo Nochetto, Howard Elman
When: Tuesdays @ 3:30pm
Where: Math 3206
Pre-2012 Archives: Additional Information and Archives
The NA seminar is sponsored by:

  • Department of Mathematics (MATH)
  • Institute for Physical Science and Technology (IPST)
  • University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS)

Archives: 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020

  • Deterministic numerical methods for the study of stochastic dynamics with small noise

    Speaker: Masha Cameron (Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park) - https://www.math.umd.edu/~mariakc

    When: Tue, September 3, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Bespoke Stochastic Galerkin Approximation of Nearly Incompressible Elasticity

    Speaker: David Silvester (Department of Mathematics, University of Manchester) - https://personalpages.manchester.ac.uk/staff/david.silvester/

    When: Tue, September 10, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Wave Propagation in Inhomogeneous Media: An introduction to Generalized Plane Waves

    Speaker: Lise-Marie Imbert-Gerard (Department of Mathematics, University of Maryland, College Park) - https://www-math.umd.edu/people/faculty/item/1314-limbert.html

    When: Tue, September 17, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Structure Exploiting Optimization Algorithms and Applications

    Speaker: Harbir Antil (Department of Mathematical Sciences, George Mason University) - http://math.gmu.edu/~hantil/

    When: Tue, September 24, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Low-rank tensor compression algorithms for enabling high-dimensional motion planning

    Speaker: Alex Gorodetsky (Aerospace Engineering University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Michigan) -

    When: Tue, October 15, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Spectrally Accurate Methods for Kinetic Electron Plasma Wave Dynamics

    Speaker: Jon Wilkening (Department of Mathematics, University of Berkeley) -

    When: Wed, October 23, 2019 - 5:00pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Data-dependent performance modeling of linear solvers for sparse matrices

    Speaker: Abhinav Bhatele (Computer Science Department University of Maryland, College Park) -

    When: Tue, October 29, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Extreme event probability estimation by combining large deviation theory and PDE-constrained optimization, with application to tsunamis

    Speaker: Georg Stadler (Courant Institute, New York) - https://math.nyu.edu/~stadler/

    When: Tue, November 5, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Numerical modelling of lateral phase separation on evolving surfaces

    Speaker: Maxim Olshanskii (Department of Mathematics, University of Houston) - https://www.math.uh.edu/~molshan/

    When: Thu, November 7, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Two applications of PDE constrained optimization

    Speaker: Tom Brown (George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia) -

    When: Tue, November 19, 2019 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Evolution of a Scalable 3D Helmholtz Solver with Geophysical Applications

    Speaker: Russell E. Hewett (Mathematics and Computational Modeling and Data Analytics) -

    When: Tue, December 3, 2019 - 3:30am
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Provable Quantum Advantages for Optimization and Machine Learning

    Speaker: Xiaodi Wu (Department of Computer Science and Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, UMD ) - https://www.cs.umd.edu/~xwu/

    When: Tue, January 28, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Cells as living liquid crystals and the role of topological defects

    Speaker: Francesca Serra (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University) - https://physics-astronomy.jhu.edu/directory/francesca-serra/

    When: Tue, February 4, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Nonequilibrium thermodynamic principles and property preserving numerical approximations to PDEs --- A modeling guided approach

    Speaker: Qi Wang (Department of Mathematics, University of South Carolina) - http://people.math.sc.edu/wangq/

    When: Tue, February 11, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Structure preservation properties of the active flux scheme for multi-dimensional hyperbolic equations

    Speaker: Wasilij Barsukow (University of Zurich, Switzerland) -

    When: Tue, February 18, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Convergent finite element methods in micromagnetics

    Speaker: Michele Ruggeri (Institute for Analysis and Scientific Computing, TU Vienna, Austria) -

    When: Tue, February 25, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Reynolds-robust preconditioning for the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations

    Speaker: Florian Wechsung (Courant Institute) -

    When: Tue, March 3, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Numerical schemes for mixtures of isotropic and nematic flows with anchoring and stretching effects using a phase field approach

    Speaker: Giordano Tierrachica (Department of Mathematics, University of North Texas Denton, TX) - https://www.math.unt.edu/~gt0141

    When: Tue, March 10, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Approximation classes for time-stepping adaptive finite element methods

    Speaker: Pedro Morin (Universidad Nacional del Litoral - CONICET Santa Fe, Argentina) - http://www.fiq.unl.edu.ar/depto-mate/pmorin/

    When: Tue, March 24, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Convex relaxation approaches for strictly correlated density functional theory

    Speaker: Lexing Ying (Department of Mathematics, Stanford University) - https://web.stanford.edu/~lexing/

    When: Tue, March 31, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Solving inverse problems with machine learning

    Speaker: Lexing Ying (Department of Mathematics, Stanford University) - https://web.stanford.edu/~lexing/

    When: Wed, April 1, 2020 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Geometric stochastic PDEs

    Speaker: Martin Hairer (Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, UK) - http://www.hairer.org/

    When: Tue, April 21, 2020 - 3:30pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206
  • Taming Infinities

    Speaker: Martin Hairer (Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, UK) - http://www.hairer.org/

    When: Wed, April 22, 2020 - 3:15pm
    Where: Kirwan Hall 3206