Texas Tech University

Current Trends in Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing


XVII Red Raider Minisymposium

Saturday, October 27, 2018

The goal of the minisymposium is to bring together top scientists in the areas of Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing to understand the most important lines of investigation in these fields.



TTU Horn Professor Linda Allen
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, TTU
SIAM Chapter at TTU    

Distinguished speakers


Wolfgang Bangerth, Colorado State University
Jean-Luc Guermond, Texas A&M University
Max Gunzburger, Florida State University
Fengyan Li, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Beatrice Rivière, Rice University

  Early career speakers


Sara Calandrini, Florida State University
Giacomo Capodaglio, Florida State University
Diane Guignard, Texas A&M University
Alexander Mamonov, University of Houston
Lin Mu, Oak Ridge National Laboratory


Book of Abstracts



All talks will be held in the Senate Room in the Student Union Building

08:15 am - Welcome and registration
08:40 am - Opening remarks by Dean W. Brent Lindquist

08:50 - 09:40 am - Max Gunzburger, A Localized Reduced-Order Modeling Approach for PDEs with Bifurcating Solutions
09:50 - 10:40 am - Fengyan Li, Fully Discrete Energy Stable Methods for Maxwell's Equations in Nonlinear Media

10:50 - 11:00 am - Coffee break

11:00 - 11:25 am - Alexander Mamonov, Imaging with waves and multiple removal via model order reduction
11:30 - 11:55 am - Diane Guignard, Error indicators for goal-oriented adaptive methods

12:00 - 1:30 pm  - Lunch break

01:30 - 02:25 pm - Wolfgang Bangerth, Simulating complex flows in the Earth mantle
02:30 - 02:55 pm - Sara Calandrini, Exponential Time Differencing for the Tracer Equations Appearing in Primitive Equation Ocean Models
03:00 - 03:50 pm - Beatrice Rivière, Numerical solution of two-phase flow in porous media at the pore scale

04:00 - 04:30 pm - Coffee break

04:30 - 05:25 pm - Jean-Luc Guermond, Second-order invariant domain preserving approximation of the Euler equations using convex limiting
05:30 - 05:55 pm - Giacomo Capodaglio, Approximation of probability density functions for SPDEs using truncated series expansions
06:00 - 06:25 pm - Lin Mu, A Fully Computable Posteriori Error Estimate for Polygonal Weak Galerkin Finite Element Methods of Stokes Equations



Registration is free. All participants are welcome to register here.



Giorgio Bornia, Texas Tech University
Wei Guo, Texas Tech University


Past Red Raider Minisymposia



Department of Mathematics & Statistics