Scientific Computing and Numerics (SCAN) Seminar

Fall 2015

The focus of this seminar is various methods in scientific computing, the analysis of their convergence properties and computational efficiency, and their adaptation to specific applications. Questions or comments about the seminar should be sent to David Bindel or Alex Vladimirsky. If you wish to subscribe to the seminar mailing list, please send a message with the subject line join to from the mailing address where you wish to receive messages. Students who plan to attend regularly may take the seminar for credit as CS 7290 or MATH 7290, and should contact the organizers for more information.

The seminar meets Mondays, 1:25-2:15 pm, in 406 Gates Hall.

Date Speaker Title
Aug 31 No meeting
Sep 07 Labor Day
Sep 14
Sep 21 Michael Overton (CS, NYU)
Sep 28 Boris Kogan (MAE, Cornell) Feasibility of navigating a one-meter sailboat on the oceans for months
Oct 05
Oct 12 Fall Break
Oct 19 Hendrik Dijkstra (Physics and Astronomy, Utrecht)
Oct 26 Nandini Ananth (Chemistry, Cornell)
Nov 02
Nov 09
Nov 16
Nov 23 Eilyan Bitar (ECE, Cornell)
Nov 30

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