APPM Department Colloquium - Per-Gunnar Martinsson

Sept. 8, 2006

Event Description: Per-Gunnar Martinsson, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado Boulder Fast numerical techniques for solving partial differential equations There exists a multitude of techniques for computing approximate solutions to partial differential equations. In this talk, we will describe a set of such techniques that are based on a...

APPM Department Colloquium - Elisabeth Larsson

Sept. 1, 2006

Event Description: Elisabeth Larsson, Researcher at Uppsala University Radial basis function approximations for high-dimensional PDEs Radial basis function methods have some properties that make them attractive for approximation of functions in many dimensions or solutions to high-dimensional PDE problems. Application areas where such problems arise are e.g. financial mathematics, quantum...

APPM Department Colloquium - Peter B. Teets

March 16, 2006

Event Description: Peter B. Teets, Undersecretary of the U.S. Air Force and Director of the National Reconnaissance Office Applied Mathematics: Gateway to Success This talk will include a discussion of how my Applied Mathematics background prepared me well for a career in the space and defence industry. In addition I...