Organizers: Ricardo Nochetto, Howard ElmanTobias von Petersdorff

In Fall 2022 the Numerical Analysis Seminar will run hybrid (both in-person (preferred) and virtual). The Zoom links will be sent to the Numerical Analysis Seminar mailing list.

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Archives: F2011-S2012 F2012-S2013 F2013-S2014 F2014-S2015 F2015-S2016 F2016-S2017 F2017-S2018 F2018-S2019 F2019-S2020 F2021-S2022 

  • Time fractional gradient flows: Theory and numerics

    Speaker: Wenbo Li (University of Tennessee, Knoxville) -

    When: Tue, July 19, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Finite Element Approximation of a Membrane Model for Liquid Crystal Polymeric Networks

    Speaker: Lucas Bouck (University of Maryland, College Park) -

    When: Tue, September 13, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: MTH3206 and ONLINE ( to get Zoom link)
  • Approximation of fractional Operators and fractional PDEs using a sinc-basis

    Speaker: Ludwig Striet (University of Freiburg / George Mason University) -

    When: Tue, September 20, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Surrogate Approximation for the Grad-Shafranov Free BoundaryProblem using Stochastic Collocation and Multilevel Monte Carlo Methods

    Speaker: Jiaxing Liang (University of Maryland, College Park) -

    When: Tue, October 4, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Analysis and Perturbation of Non-diffusive Variational Problems with Distributional and Weak Gradient Constraints

    Speaker: Carlos Rautenberg (George Mason University) -

    When: Tue, October 11, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Diffusion Maps for solving the Backward Kolmogorov PDEs in moderately high dimensions

    Speaker: Maria Cameron (University of Maryland, College Park) -

    When: Tue, October 18, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Efficient solvers for Bayesian inverse problems and Gaussian random fields

    Speaker: Arvind K. Saibaba (North Carolina State University) -

    When: Tue, October 25, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Mathematical modeling of cardiac valve dynamics by a resistive method

    Speaker: Ivan Fumagalli (Politecnico di Milano, Italy) -

    When: Mon, October 31, 2022 - 2:00pm
    Where: video
  • A journey through stochastic trace estimation

    Speaker: Daniel Kressner (EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland) -

    When: Tue, November 1, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video

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    When: Tue, November 15, 2022 - 3:30pm
  • A nonlinear bending theory for nematic LCE plates

    Speaker: Stefan Neukamm (TU Dresden, Germany) -

    When: Tue, November 29, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • A Measure Perspective on Uncertainty Quantification

    Speaker: Amir Sagiv (Columbia University) -

    When: Tue, December 6, 2022 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Accurate error bounds in finite element approximation and a posteriori error analysis

    Speaker: Andreas Veeser (Università degli Studi di Milano) -

    When: Tue, January 24, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: Video
  • Optimization Problems Constrained by PDEs and Augmented Lagrangian Methods

    Speaker: Harbir Antil (George Mason University) -

    When: Tue, January 31, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: MTH3206 and ONLINE ( to get Zoom link)
  • Spatial Manifestations of Order Reduction, and Remedies via Weak Stage Order

    Speaker: Benjamin Seibold (Temple University) -

    When: Tue, February 7, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Internal waves in 2D aquaria and homeomorphisms of the circle (Avron Douglis Lecture)

    Speaker: Maciej Zworski (UC Berkeley) -

    When: Tue, February 14, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: MTH3206 and ONLINE ( to get Zoom link)
  • Learning Low Bending and Low Distortion Manifold Embeddings

    Speaker: Martin Rumpf (University of Bonn, Germany) -

    When: Tue, February 21, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: ONLINE ( to get Zoom link)
  • The discrete maximum principle and positivity-preservation in finite element methods

    Speaker: Gabriel Barrenechea (University of Strathclyde, Scotland) -

    When: Tue, February 28, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Monotone discretization of the Monge-Ampère equation of optimal transport

    Speaker: Guillaume Bonnet (University of Maryland College Park)

    When: Tue, March 14, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • From blood flow to airplanes: efficient models for fluid flows around structures

    Speaker: Rebecca Durst (University of Pittsburgh) -

    When: Tue, March 28, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Efficient Numerical Methods for Weak Solutions of Partial Differential Equations

    Speaker: Chunmei Wang (University of Florida) -

    When: Tue, April 4, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Three stories about quantum scientific computing (APPLIED MATH COLLOQUIUM)

    Speaker: Lexing Ying (Stanford University) -

    When: Tue, April 11, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: ONLINE ( to get Zoom link)
  • Some Mathematical Aspects of Deep Learning and Stochastic Gradient Descent (AZIZ LECTURE)

    Speaker: Lexing Ying (Stanford University) -

    When: Wed, April 12, 2023 - 3:15pm
    Where: video
  • Some numerical topics in stellarator optimization

    Speaker: Matt Landreman (Institute for Research in Electronics & Applied Physics, University of Maryland, College Park) -

    When: Tue, April 18, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • Analytical quadrature for (Fast Multipole Accelerated) Boundary Element Methods

    Speaker: Shoken Kaneko (Department of Computer Science, University of Maryland, College Park) -

    When: Tue, April 25, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • A fully discrete adaptive scheme for parabolic equations

    Speaker: Pedro Morin (Universidad Nacional del Litoral, Argentina) -

    When: Tue, May 2, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video
  • The energy technique for BDF methods

    Speaker: Georgios Akrivis (University of Ioannina and Institute of Applied and Computational Mathematics FORTH, Crete, Greece ) -

    When: Tue, May 9, 2023 - 3:30pm
    Where: video