SIAM Great Lakes Section

Spring Meeting 2012

NUMPDES: Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations

Saturday, April 21st, 2012

Hosted by Wayne State University


Time Speaker and Affiliation Title (click on title to view abstract)
10:10-11:00am
 Yuesheng Xu
Syracuse University
 The Finite Volume Method for Solving Elliptic Problems (TALK)
11:10-12:00pm Junping Wang
National Science Foundation
Weak Galerkin Finite Element Methods for Partial Differential Equations (TALK)
1:30-2:20pm
 Selim Esedoglu
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Algorithms for mean curvature motion of networks
2:20-3:10pm

Ricardo Nochetto
University of Maryland-College Park

Director Fields on Flexible Surfaces (TALK)
3:40-4:30pm
Hongkai Zhao
University of California-Irvine
An efficient multi-level method for radiative transport equation with applications to optical imaging (TALK)



Schedule: 9:00 - 10:00am: Registration
10:00 - 10:10am: Welcome remarks
10:10 - 11:00am: Yuesheng Xu
11:10 - 12:00pm: Junping Wang
12:00 - 1:30pm: Lunch (Box lunch will be provided)
1:30 - 2:20pm: Selim Esedoglu
2:20 - 3:10pm: Ricardo Nochetto
3:10 - 3:40pm: Coffee Break
3:40 - 4:30pm: Hongkai Zhao
4:30 - 4:40pm: Closing remarks
Location:

State Hall Room 106
5143 Cass Ave. Detroit, MI 48202
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Registration:
  • Free to members of the Great Lakes Section of SIAM and Wayne State University faculty and students.
  • $5.00 for others.
  • If you are planning to attend please send an email to celiker@math.wayne.edu
Map and Parking:

WSU Campus Map
Recommended Visitor Parking is Parking Structure 6 at
61 Putnam St, Detroit, MI 48202

Door prizes:

SIAM strongly encourages graduate student participation in academic conferences and meetings. For this purpose, there will be a drawing during the conference and 10 Barnes & Noble gift cards ($40 each) will be handed out to graduate students.


Conference Organizers:

We gratefully acknowledge financial support from SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics) and the Department of Mathematics at WSU.

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