Computational and Applied Mathematics (CAM) Seminar

Spring 2021

COVID-19 Update: During the Spring 2021 the CAM Seminar will be held on-line on Wednesdays at 2:00 pm.

Please contact Xuemin Tu for arrangements.

Date Speaker
February 10 Organizational meeting
February 17  
February 24 Aaron Barett Redundant Computations in a Fixed Point Linear Solver for Collaborative Autonomy Abstract
March 3


March 10 Weishi Liu Stationary shear flows of nematic liquid crystals Abstract
March 17 John Zweck (UT Dallas) The essential spectrum of periodically stationary pulses in femtosecond fiber lasers. Abstract 
March 24

Agnieszka Miedlar (Cancelled)

March 31 Fei Lu (Johns Hopkins University) Stochastic model reduction of nonlinear dynamics by parametric inference Abstract 
April 7 Erik Van Vleck Model and data reduction for data assimilation: particle filters employing projected forecasts and data with application to a shallow water model Abstract 
April 14 Catherine Johnston The Initial-Boundary Value Problem for the Linearized Classical Boussinesq System with Nonzero Boundary Conditions on the Half-Line  Abstract 
April 21 Jinjin Zhang BDDC algorithms for Oseen problems with HDG discretizations Abstract 
April 28 Ning Wan Numerical  study of nonlinear acceleration methods for solving large scale eigenvalue problems Abstract  
May 05 Yanru Su (Cancelled)


Events Calendar

Using Math

CTE course transformation grant helps Emily Witt, assistant professor of math, develop active learning with student groups in calculus.  Positive results using modules developed with Justin Lyle and Amanda Wilkens, math graduate students, were attained.  Read more

Math and COVID-19: Sources on how math is being used to track the virus and its spread.  AMS link.

A mathematician-musician's breakthrough melds East, West. Read more.

Researcher's innovative approach to flood mapping support emergency management and water officials. Read more.

Nicole Johnson found a way to express her baton twirling using math. See video.