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Mid Atlantic Numerical Analysis Day 2019

A conference on numerical analysis and scientific computing for graduate students and postdocs from the Mid-Atlantic region.

Friday, 15 November 2019

Keynote Speaker

Daniela Calvetti,
Case Western Reserve University

The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Numerical
Linear Algebra in Bayesian Inverse Problems

The Conference

This one-day meeting will start at 10am to allow same-day travel.
It will be held in Room 617 Wachman Hall, Temple University, 1805 North Broad street, just north of Montgomery Avenue.
It will be an opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to present their research, and to meet other researchers.
There will be contributed talks and a poster session.

There will be no registration fee. In order to guarantee appropriate space in the lecture rooms, we ask every participant to please register in advance, even if you are not planning to give a talk.
Lunch will be provided.

Conference Announcement Poster

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Registration and/or Abstract Submission

If you would like to participate (in any form), please register using the online registration form.
The deadline for the submission of abstracts (talk or poster) is October 21, 2019. Registration for "participation only" can be done at any time.
Note: If you registered before September 20, your registration may have not have been recorded. Please register again in that case. Apologies for the inconvenience.


9:15- 9:50Registration and breakfast (provided)
9:50-10:00Opening remarks
10:00-10:50Presentations (Numerical Linear Algebra)
10:50-11:10Coffee Break
11:10-12:00Presentations (High-Performance Computing)
12:00-13:30Posters and lunch (provided)
13:30-14:30Keynote lecture (Daniela Calvetti)
14:30-14:45Coffee break
14:45-16:00Presentations (Computational PDE)
16:00-16:15Coffee break
16:15-17:05Presentations (Modeling, Simulation, and Data Science)
17:05-17:15Closing remarks
18:00-20:00   Group dinner (attendance optional)


Numerical Linear Algebra
ArielleCarrVirginia Tech An inexact Krylov Schur algorithm for computing invariant subspaces
VasileiosKalantzisIBM Research Domain decomposition Rayleigh-Ritz approaches for symmetric generalized eigenvalue problems
High-Performance Computing
XiaofengOuPurdue University Stable and efficient matrix version of the fast multipole method
MarcoBerghoffKarlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany Design of high-performance computing applications
Computational PDE
Kevin AndrewWilliamson    University of Maryland Baltimore County Application of adaptive PCM-ANOVA and reduced basis methods to the stochastic Stokes-Brinkman problem
Shang-HuanChiuNew Jersey Institute of Technology Viscous transport in eroding porous media
Samuel Francis    PotterUniversity of Maryland College Park Computing the quasipotential for nongradient SDEs in 3D
Modeling, Simulation, and Data Science
RabieRamadanTemple University A computational study of the stability of jamitons
MingZhongJohns Hopkins University Data-driven discovery of emergent behaviors in collective dynamic


AbhijitBiswasTemple University Optimal finite volume limiter functions
XiaofengCaiUniversity of Delaware Eulerian-Lagrangian discontinuous Galerkin method for transport problems and its application to nonlinear Vlasov dynamics
FaycalChaouquiTemple University Asynchronous two-level optimized Schwarz method
Kayla Diann    DavieUniversity of Maryland College Park Preconditioners for PDE-constrained optimization problems
JoshuaFinkelstein    Temple University A new family of exact Langevin integration methods with application toward coarse-grained dynamics
NéstorSánchez Goycochea    Universidad de Concepción, Chile A priori and a posteriori error analyses of an unfitted HDG method for semi-linear elliptic problems in curved domains

Program Brochure

You can find the program brochure here.

Hotel Information

Please feel free to contact us for information on accommodation.


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Directions, Maps, Parking


Benjamin Seibold and Daniel B. Szyld


Sponsored by the Department of Mathematics, the College of Science and Technology, the Graduate School, and the Center for Computational Mathematics and Modeling, Temple University.


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