W. G. Pritchard Lab Seminar Series

Penn State University
Department of Mathematics
Tuesdays 4:00-5:00 PM
116 McAllister Building

Spring 2002

January 15th   Alexander Panchenko
Department of Mathematics, Penn State
Effective Acoustic Equations for a Two-phase Medium with Microstructure
January 30th  
Alexander B. Movchan
Department of Mathematical Sciences
University of Liverpool
Spectral Problems of Elasticity in Periodic Structures
February 12th   Steve Shkoller
Department of Mathematics, UC Davis
A New Approach to Modeling Turbulent Fluids: Lagrangian Averaging
February 26th   Thomas Peacock
Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
Department of Mathematics, MIT
Micro-Active Control of a Jet Flow
March 19th   Bernard J. Matkowsky
Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics, Northwestern University
Dynamics of Hot Spots in Solid Fuel Combustion
April 2rd   Lynn M. Walker
Department of Chemical Engineering,
Carnegie Mellon University
Living and Dead Polymers: Rheology and Structure of Complex Multicomponent Fluids
April 23rd   James G. Brasseur
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Penn State
Long-Range Interactions in High-Reynolds Number Homogeneous
Turbulence and Consequences to Local Isotropy
April 30th   Andrew J. Bernoff
Department of Mathematics
Harvey Mudd College
Dynamics and Stability of Van der Waals Driven Thin Film Rupture


Past and future semesters

Summer 2001   Fall 2001   |    Fall 2002
This semester the Pritchard Lab Seminar is sharing a time slot with the PDEs & Numerical Methods Seminar
The two seminars will alternate approximately every other week.

If you have a speaker to suggest for this series, please contact Andrew Belmonte at belmonte@math.psu.edu