The University of Chicago
Departments of Computer Science, Mathematics, and Statistics
Midwest Numerical Analysis Day
Saturday, May 25, 2013
Eckhart Hall, Room 133
5734 South University Avenue
Posters for download: Ltr (8.5x11), A4 (8.3x11.7)
Program Guide (PDF)
The University of Chicago is the host of this year's Midwest Numerical Analysis Day. This full-day event will bring together a wide cross-section of the Midwest's numerical analysis and scientific computing experts to share ideas and to communicate with regional graduate students and postdocs.
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- DAVID ANDERSON, Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin—Madison
"Multi-level Monte Carlo in Systems Biology"
- BISWA DATTA, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Northern Illinois University
"Computational and Optimization Methods for Quadratic Inverse
Eigenvalue Problems Arising in Mechanical Vibration and
Structural Dynamics: Linking Mathematics to Industry"
- GREGORY FASSHAUER, Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology
"Using a Hilbert-Schmidt SVD for Stable Kernel
- FRED HICKERNELL, Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology
"Constructing Trustworthy Automatic Numerical
- ROBERT KRASNY, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
"A Treecode-Accelerated Boundary Integral
Poisson-Boltzmann Solver for Solvated Proteins"
- DI LIU, Department of Mathematics, Michigan State University
"Multiscale Modeling and Computation of Nano Optical
- MITCHELL LUSKIN, Department of Mathematics, University of Minnesota—Minneapolis
"Atomistic-to-Continuum Coupling Methods for
- SEWOONG OH, Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering Department, University of Illinois—Urbana-Champaign
"Gossip Algorithm for Principal Component Analysis"
- ROBERT SKEEL, Department of Computer Science, Purdue University
"Off-Label Uses for ODE Methods: Minimization"
- PETER SMEREKA, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
"The Gaussian Wave Packet Transform: Efficient
Computation of the Semi-classical Limit of the
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We encourage students and postdocs to submit posters. Submissions will be accepted on a first-come, first-served, basis.
- NAI YUAN CHIANG, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory
"Scalable Strategies for Stochastic Network Problems"
Author: Nai Yuan Chiang
- SOU-CHENG CHOI, Computation Institute, University of Chicago, and Argonne National Laboratory
"Open-Source CIM-EARTH Framework"
Author: Sou-Cheng Choi
- HUALONG FENG, Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology
"A Boundary Integral Method for Computing Tractions on Particles in Viscoelastic Fluid in the Fourier Domain"
Authors: Hualong Feng, Shuwang Li, Xiaofan Li, Andres Cordoba, and Jay Schieber
- YI JIANG, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee
"A Fast Finite Element Solver for a Nonlocal Dielectric Model"
Authors: Yi Jiang, Dexuan Xie
- JIAO LI, Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Wisconsin—Milwaukee
"A New Linearized Poisson-Boltzmann Equation for Protein in NaCl Solution"
Authors: Jiao Li and Dexuan Xie
- LEI WANG, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory
"Fast Evaluating Matern Covariance Kernel by a Cartesian Treecode"
Authors: Lei Wang, Jie Chen, and Mihai Anitescu
- MU WANG, Department of Computer Science, Purdue University
"New Automatic Differentiation Algorithms for Hessian Computation"
Authors: Mu Wang, Assefaw Gebremedhin, and Alex Pothen
- XIAOLIN WANG, Department of Mathematics, University of Michigan—Ann Arbor
"A Numerical Study of Vorticity Enhanced Heat Transfer"
Authors: Xiaolin Wang and Silas Alben
- ELIZABETH SKUBAK WOLF, Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin—Madison
"Parameter Sensitivity Estimation for Continuous Time Markov Chain Models"
Author: Elizabeth Skubak Wolf
- YU-HONG YEUNG, Department of Computer Science, Purdue University
"Augmented Finite Element Matrices for Fast Deformation Updates with Cutting"
Authors: Jessica Crouch, Yu-Hong Yeung, and Alex Pothen