The seminar covers a wide range of topics in numerical analysis and scientific computing. Questions or comments about the seminar should be sent to David Bindel or Michael Overton.
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.
Date | Speaker | Title |
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Sep 19-20 | Fast Algorithms for Scientific Computing (in Honor of Olof Widlund) | |
Sep 26 |
Olaf Schenk, University of Basel |
Multilevel Preconditioning Algorithms
for Large-scale Nonconvex PDE-Constrained Optimization Note: For this date we will be in 102 WWH |
Oct 3 |
Adrian Lewis, Cornell University |
Ill-Posedness and Conditioning |
Oct 10 |
Richard Bonneau, NYU |
Biological regulatory network inference |
Oct 17 | ||
Oct 24 |
Tamar Shinar, NYU |
Coupling incompressible flow to volumetric and thin solids |
Oct 31 |
Fred Gustavson, IBM Watson |
The Relevance of New Data Structure Approaches for Dense Linear Algebra in the New Multi-Core / Many Core Environments |
Nov 7 |
Russell Luke, University of Delaware |
Proximal Point Algorithms for Large-Scale Ill-Posed and Nonconvex Problems |
Nov 14 |
Folkmar Bornemann, Technische Universität München |
The Numerical
Evaluation of Fredholm Determinants
with Applications to Random Matrix Theory Note: For this date we will be in 102 WWH |
Nov 21 |
Joshua Griffin, SAS |
A matrix-free interior-point method for large-scale nonlinear nonconvex optimization problems |
Dec 5 |
Fengyan Li, RPI |
Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for Hamilton-Jacobi Equations |
Dec 12 |
Nick Trefethen, Oxford University |
Chebfun and Chebop |
Schedules for Coming Semesters
Spring 2009
Schedules from Previous Semesters
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Fall 2007
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Spring 2005
Fall 2004