AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2008 Spring Central Section Meeting
Bloomington, IN, April 56, 2008 (Saturday  Sunday)
Meeting #1038
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Finite Element Methods and Applications

Saturday April 5, 2008, 8:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Special Session on Finite Element Methods and Applications, I
Room 305, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Nicolae Tarfulea, Purdue University Calumet Tarfulea@calumet.purdue.edu
Sheng Zhang, Wayne State University sheng@math.wayne.edu

Saturday April 5, 2008, 2:30 p.m.5:50 p.m.
Special Session on Finite Element Methods and Applications, II
Room 305, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Nicolae Tarfulea, Purdue University Calumet Tarfulea@calumet.purdue.edu
Sheng Zhang, Wayne State University sheng@math.wayne.edu

2:30 p.m.
New and Old Rectangular Mixed Finite Elements for Plane Elasticity.
Gerard Awanou*, Northern Illinois University
(10386599)

3:00 p.m.
Adaptive Finite Element Methods for Multiphysics Coupled Problems.
Pavel Solin*, University of Texas at El Paso
Jakub Cerveny, University of Texas at El Paso
Lenka Dubcova, University of Texas at El Paso
(10386536)

3:30 p.m.
Exact NonReflecting Boundary Conditions on General Domains and hpFinite Elements.
David P. Nicholls*, University of Illinois at Chicago
T. Binford, Rice University
N. Nigam, McGill University
T. Warburton, Rice University
(103865297)

4:00 p.m.
Verification and Validation in Ocean Modeling.
Traian Iliescu*, Virginia Tech
(103886179)

4:30 p.m.
Reproducing Polynomial(Singularity) Particle Methods and Adaptive Meshless Methods for 2Dim Elliptic Boundary Value Problems.
HaeSoo Oh*, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, Univ. of North Carolina at Charlotte
JaeWoo Jeong, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, Univ. of North Carolina at Charlotte
(10386540)

5:00 p.m.
A Discontinuous Galerkin Method for Solving a Second Order Hyperbolic Equation with Differential Boundary Conditions.
Alexander Alekseenko*, California State University, Northridge
(103865337)

5:30 p.m.
Applications of the FEM on elliptic PDEs with singular coefficients.
Hengguang Li*, The Pennsylvania State University
Victor Nistor, The Pennsylvania State University
(103865280)

Sunday April 6, 2008, 8:30 a.m.10:20 a.m.
Special Session on Finite Element Methods and Applications, III
Room 305, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Nicolae Tarfulea, Purdue University Calumet Tarfulea@calumet.purdue.edu
Sheng Zhang, Wayne State University sheng@math.wayne.edu

8:30 a.m.
Discontinuous Galerkin fast sweeping methods.
YongTao Zhang*, Department of Mathematics, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 465564618
(103865185)

9:00 a.m.
Fast and Robust Multigrid method for Stokeslike equations.
Young Ju Lee*, Rutgers University
(103865332)

9:30 a.m.
Sharply local pointwise a posteriori error estimates for parabolic problems.
Alan Demlow*, University of Kentucky
Charalambos Makridakis, University of Crete, Heraklion, Crete
(103865251)

10:00 a.m.
SpuriousFree Maxwell Eigensolvers.
Fengyan Li*, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
(103865195)

Sunday April 6, 2008, 2:30 p.m.5:20 p.m.
Special Session on Finite Element Methods and Applications, IV
Room 305, Ballantine Hall
Organizers:
Nicolae Tarfulea, Purdue University Calumet Tarfulea@calumet.purdue.edu
Sheng Zhang, Wayne State University sheng@math.wayne.edu

2:30 p.m.
Consistency \& Numerical Smoothing $>$ Longtime Error Estimation.
Tong Sun*, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Bowling Green State University
(10386530)

3:00 p.m.
An {\it A Posteriori} Error Estimator for a Quadratic $C^0$ Interior Penalty Method for the Biharmonic Problem.
Susanne C. Brenner, Department of Mathematics and Center for Computation and Technology, Louisiana State University
Thirupathi Gudi*, Center for Computation and Technology , Louisiana State University
Li Yeng Sung, Department of Mathematics, Louisiana State University
(10386568)

3:30 p.m.
A Scattering Problem in NearField Optics.
Peijun Li*, University of Michigan
(103878182)

4:00 p.m.
Efficient and reliable error estimation for elliptic eigenvalue problems.
Jeffrey S Ovall*, California Institute of Technology
(10386574)

4:30 p.m.
Finite Element Assembly on Arbitrary Meshes.
Matthew G Knepley, Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Lab
Andy R Terrel*, Department of Computer Science, University of Chicago
(103835242)

5:00 p.m.
Towards flexible geometric multigrid solvers for finite element problems.
Peter R Brune*, University of Chicago
Matthew G Knepley, Argonne National Lab
(103865282)
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