CAM Seminar Fall 2018

Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAM) Seminar

Fall, 2018

CAM seminar talks are held on Wednesday from 2:00-3:00 PM in Snow Hall 306, unless otherwise noted.

KU Numerical Analysis Group Webpage

Please contact Paul Cazeaux for arrangements.

August 22  
August 29 Soyeun Jung (Kongju National University, Republic of Korea) Turing patterns in viscous systems of conservation laws and numerically observed stability of periodic waves Abstract
September 5 Weizhang Huang (University of Kansas) Phase-field modeling of brittle fracture Abstract
September 12 Matt Johnson (University of Kansas) Traveling waves in a full-dispersion gravity-capillary shallow water model Abstract
September 19  
September 26 Jason Bramburger (Brown University) Random Walks, Graph Geometry, and the Stability of Phase-Locked Solutions of Coupled Oscillators Abstract
October 3  
October 10 Gino Biondini (State University of New York at Buffalo)
October 17  
October 24 Olabode M. Bamigbola (University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria) Optimization of the Electric Power System Abstract
October 31  
November 7  
November 9, 2:00 PM Alyson Fox (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory) Stability Analysis of ZFP Compression for Floating-Point Data in Iterative Methods Abstract
Novemeber 14 Avary Kolasinski (University of Kansas) A new theory for movement of surface meshes Abstract
November 19, 2:00 PM Jianxian Qiu Xiamen University
November 21 Thanksgiving
November 28 Ronald Haynes Memorial University of Newfoundland Parallel methods for PDE based mesh generation and other nonlinear problems Abstract
December 5  


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Employee Recognition

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5 years
  Lindsey Weiland
  Emily Witt

10 years
  Xuemin Tu

15 years
  Yasuyuki Kachi
  Jeremy Martin
  David Nualart
  Myunghyun Oh

20 years
  Hongguo Xu

35 years
  Albert Sheu

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