2nd Annual Bath - RAL Numerical Analysis Day

Friday, 26th September 2003
The Atlas Centre (R27, Conference Room 8)
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
Chilton, Oxfordshire

10.15 am PhD student poster session (continues all day)
10.30 am Coffee
10.50 am Iain Duff (RAL)
"The symbiosis of direct and iterative methods for solving large sparse systems"
11.30 am Bill Mclean (U. New South Wales, visiting Bath)
"Quadrature for boundary element methods"
12.10 pm David Silvester (Manchester)
"Error estimation and adaptivity for elliptic PDEs"
12.55 pm Lunch
2.20 pm Ivan Graham (Bath)
"Finite elements on degenerate meshes: inverse type inequalities and applications"
3.00 pm John Reid (RAL)
"Cholesky factorization of a dense matrix with high performance in packed storage"
3.40 pm Tea
4.00 pm Andrew Stuart (Warwick)
"Fitting stochastic models to partially observed dynamics"
5.00 pm Poster session concludes
6.00 pm Meet for informal pub meal near RAL

There is no attendance fee, but we would be grateful if attendees could let Kath Vann (tel: 01235 445790, email: K.M.Vann@rl.ac.uk) in advance so that we can arrange sufficient tea and coffee.

For details of how to get to the Atlas Centre, please consult the map provided by UKERNA; RAL can be found using our own guide.