Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing Seminar

The seminar covers a wide range of topics in numerical analysis and scientific computing. Questions and comments about the seminar should be sent to David Bindel. Please also write if you wish to be added to the mailing list for seminar announcements.

The seminar normally meets on Fridays at 10:00 a.m. in room 1302 of Warren Weaver Hall, 251 Mercer Street, New York, NY 10012.


Fall 2007

Date Speaker Title
Oct 5 Steve Orszag,
Yale University
Lattice Boltzmann Methods for Fluid Dynamics
Oct 12 Fred Gustavson,
IBM Watson
The Relevance of New Data Structures for Dense Linear Algebra in the new Multi-Core / Many Core Environments
Oct 26 Per-Olof Persson,
MIT
High Order Discontinuous Galerkin Methos for Convservation Laws
Nov 9 Robert Krasny,
University of Michigan
Lagrangian Simulations of Fluids and Plasmas
Nov 16 N. Sukumar,
UC Davis (visiting Cornell)
A New Real-Space Finite Element Method to Solve the Kohn-Sham Equations of Density Functional Theory
Nov 30 Sigal Gottlieb,
University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth
On Strong Stability Preserving Runge-Kutta and Multistep Time Discretizations
Dec 10
David Keyes,
Columbia University
A Nonlinearly Implicit Manifesto
Note special date and time (1 pm). Part of the RTG series.

Schedule for Spring Semester

Schedules from Previous Semesters
Spring 2007
Fall 2006
Spring 2006
Fall 2005
Spring 2005
Fall 2004