Department of Mathematics

Research Colloquium

Fall 2013/Spring 2014

Clements Hall 126

Wednesday: 3:30--4:30
Tue & Thu: 3:45--4:45
Refreshments are served 15 minutes before the talk.


Friday, September 13, 2013

Dr. Chaoqun Liu
Department of Mathematics
University of Texas at Arlington
Host: B Lee

New Theory on Turbulence Generation and Sustenance in Late Boundary Layer Transition


Friday, October 4, 2013

Dr. Zhiqiang Cai
Department of Mathematics
Purdue University
Host: B. Lee

Efficient, Reliable, and Robust A Posteriori Error Estimators of Recovery Type


Thursday, October 10, 2013

Dr. John Zweck
Department of Mathematical Sciences
University of Texas at Dallas
Host: B. Lee

Modeling and Algorithms for Optical Fiber Systems


Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Dr. Qin Sheng
Department of Mathematics and Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics, and Engineering Research
Baylor University
Host: A. Aceves

Adaptive Splitting Methods on Exponentially Evolving Grids for Singular Reaction-Diffusion Equation


Thursday, November 7, 2013

Dr. R. Moore
Department of Mathematical Sciences
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Host: D. Cargill

Exit Problems and Large Deviations in Optical Waves

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Dr. F. Xue
Department of Mathematics
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Host: B. Lee

Preconditioned Locally Minimal Residual Methods for computing a Large Number of Interior Eigenvalues


Thursday, November 14, 2013

Dr. K. Duru
Department of Geophysics
Stanford University
Host: T. Hagstrom

A New Look at Well-Posedness, Stability and Accurate Numerical Approximations of Perfectly Matched Layers for Wave Equations


Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Dr. Y. Lou
Host: B. Lee

Image Processing via Similarity and via Sparsity


Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Dr. D. Liu
Department of Mathematics & Statistics and Mechanical Engineering
Louisiana Tech University
Host: S. Xu

Spectral Modal/Nodal Element Methods and Applications


Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Dr. P. Du
Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT)
Host: B. Lee

Grand Computational Challenges for Smart Grids


Thursday, February 27, 2014

Dr. M. Hyman
Department of Mathematics
Tulane University
Host: A. Aceves

Paradigm Shifts in Science Based Simulations


Monday, February 24, 2014

Dr. W.L. Kath
Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics
McCormick School of Engineering
Northwestern University
Host: T. Hagstrom

Computational Modeling of Dendritic Integration in Hippocampal CA1 Pyramidal Neurons


Friday, February 28, 2014

Dr. H. Liu
Department of Mathematics
Iowa State University
Host: T. Hagstrom

Structure Preserving Methods for Fokker-Planck-type Equations


Thursday, March 6, 2014

Dr. T. Arbogast
Department of Mathematics
University of Texas at Austin
Host: T. Hagstrom

Approximation of Advection using Eulerian-Lagrangian Techniques


Monday, March 17, 2014

Dr. M. Paprycki
Systems Research Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Host: D. Reinelt

Developing an Ontological Model of Computational Linear Algebra


Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Dr. G. Seiden
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Weizmann Institute of Science
Host: B. Rump

Number-Theoretic Expressions Obtained through Analogy Between Prime Factorization and Optical Interferometry


Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Dr. Y. Li
Computational Sciences and Mathematics
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Host: B. Lee

Phase Field Methodology and its Recent Applications