Date | Speaker(s) | Title |

14 Jan 2011 | | *To Be Announced* |

21 Jan 2011 | Jonathan Cohen, NVIDIA | How to Design and Program a GPU, and Why You Would Want To |

28 Jan 2011 | Douglas N.Arnold, McKnight Presidential Professor of Mathematics, University of Minnesota | How the golf ball got its spots. (Joint Seminar with SIAM Student Chapter) |

4 Feb 2011 | Will Chen, Penn State University | What is a perfect code? |

11 Feb 2011 | Hengguang Li, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications | A Brief Introduction for Multigrid Methods |

18 Feb 2011 | Anna Mazzucato, Penn State | Imaging and cloaking |

25 Feb 2011 | Alex Misiats, Penn State University | Vortices in Ginzburg-Landau Model of Superconductivity |

4 Mar 2011 | Ray Tuminaro, Sandia National Lab | Krylov Methods and Energy Minimization Algebraic Multigrid |

11 Mar 2011 | No Seminar | Spring Break |

18 Mar 2011 | Lisa Fauci, Tulane University | Understanding the fluid dynamics of microorganisms |

25 Mar 2011 | Volodymyr Rybalko, Khrakov, Ukraine, Institute for Low Temperature Physics and Engineering | Introduction to Homogenization Theory. |

8 Apr 2011 | Andong He, Department of Mathematics, Penn State | Conformal approaches to interfacial instabilities in fluids |

15 Apr 2011 | Michael Miksis, Northwestern | Introduction to fractional derivatives. |

22 Apr 2011 | Andrew Belmonte, Department of Mathematics, Penn State | Introduction to Turbulence, with Bubbles Added |

29 Apr 2011 113 Osmond | Wancheng Sheng, Shanghai University, China | Two-dimensional Riemann problems for compressible Euler equations and Zheng’s patch |

6 May 2011 MB106 | Wancheng Sheng, Shanghai University, China | Two-dimensional Riemann problems for compressible Euler equations and Zheng’s patch |

26 Aug 2011 | | *To Be Announced* |

2 Sep 2011 | Tadele Mengesha, Penn State | Nonlocal characterization of Sobolev vector fields and some |

9 Sep 2011 | Olesya Grishchenko, Federal Reserve | Introduction fo Financial Mathematics |

16 Sep 2011 | Chad Westphal, Wabash College | An Overview of Least Squares Finite Elements and Problems with Singularities |

23 Sep 2011 12:20pm - 1:35pm | Alexandru Ionescu, Princeton U. | Introduction to stationary black holes |

30 Sep 2011 | Jan Hesthaven, Brown Applied Math | Reduced models for parametrised differential equations - why and how |

7 Oct 2011 | Gregor Kovacic, RPI | Invisibility Cloaks |

14 Oct 2011 | Ke Han, Penn State | Dynamic traffic networks and user equilibrium in continuous time |

28 Oct 2011 | Yuxi Zheng, Yeshiva University | Mixed-type system of PDE and appropriate initial-boundary value |

4 Nov 2011 MB106 | Guang Lin, Pacific Northwest National Lab | Uncertainty Quantification and Its Application in Energy and |

11 Nov 2011 | Michael Neilan, University of Pittsburgh | Â Finite element methods for a singular perturbed fourth order PDE |

18 Nov 2011 | Toan Nguyen, Brown University | On the stability of Prandtl boundary layers and the inviscid limit of the Navier-Stokes equations |

25 Nov 2011 | | *To Be Announced* |

2 Dec 2011 | Christoph Lacave, Paris 7 | Well-posedness for 2D Euler and Liapounov method for the vortex-wave system |

9 Dec 2011 | Mariarita de Luca, SISSA -International School for Advanced Studies | A multi-mechanism constitutive model for cerebral arterial wall: application to cerebral aneurysm |