Penn State University
Department
of Mathematics
Fridays, 3:354:30 PM
PDEs and Numerical Methods Seminar Series:
a less formal weekly seminar related to research activities at
CCMA
The Pritchard
Lab seminar: a flexible forum in which scientists of all disciplines
can present research where mathematics might contribute.
CAM Luncheon
Seminar: a lunch seminar for graduate students to meet and interact
with CAM personnels.
13 Jan 
Mingzhong Wu Department of Physics Colorado State University 
Generation of Spin Wave Envelope Solitons in Magnetic Film Systems

20 Jan 
Weiqing Ren Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences New York University 
Transition Pathways in Complex Systems

27 Jan 
Bernard Deconinck Department of Applied Mathematics University of Washington 
Computing spectra of linear operators

3 Feb 
Pierre Gremaud Department of Mathematics Center for Research in Scientific Computation North Carolina State University 
Numerical investigation
of vacuum formation in compressible flows

10 Feb 
David Hoff Department of Mathematics Indiana University 
Lagrangean Structure and Propagation of Singularities in
Multidimensional Compressible Flow

17 Feb 
Constantin Bacuta Department of Mathematics University of Delaware 
Regularity for the biharmonic problem and the Stokes systems
on polygonal domains

24 Feb 
Lungan Ying School of Mathematical Sciences Xiamen University, Xiamen China School of Mathematical Sciences Peking University, Beijing China 
Convergence study of the ChorinMarsden formula

3 March 
John Lowengrub Department of Mathematics University of California, Irvine 
Controlling the shapes
of micro and nano scale structures

10 March 
Spring Break 

17 March 
Vladimir Zakharov Department of Mathematics University of Arizona 
Numerical Wave Tanks

24 March 
Min Chen Department of Mathematics Purdue University 
Study of twodimensional Boussinesq systems

31 March 
Xiantao Li Department of Mathematics Penn State University 
Boundary conditions for molecular dynamics simulations in crystalline
solids: from zero temperature to finite temperature

7 April 
Wenwu Cao Department of Mathematics; Materials Research Institute; Penn State University; 
Study polarization reversal using computer
simulation and ultrasound

14 April 
Uday Banerjee Department of Mathematics Syracuse University 
Superconvergence Recovery in
Generalized Finite Element Method

21 April 
Eduard Karpov Northwestern University 
Bridging Scale and Domain Reduction Approaches to
Multiscale Computations

28 April 
Jerry Bona Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science University of Illinois, Chicago 
Dispersive Blowup and Rogue Waves

5 May 
Michael Shearer Department of Mathematics Center for Research in Scientific Computation North Carolina State University 
Thin Liquid Films on an Inclined Plane:
Experiments, Theory and Simulation.
