Date  Speaker  Affiliation  Talk 

Sept. 2  Maciej Zworski

UC Berkeley 
Density of eigenvalues for small random
perturbations of BerezinToeplitz matrices

Sept. 9  William Kahan 
UC Berkeley 
Hyperbolic Interpolation and Iteration towards a Zero: Abstract and Full Paper . 
Sept. 16 
Ming Gu 
UC Berkeley 
A Numerically Stable and Superfast Algorithm for Solving Toeplitz Systems of Linear Equations: Talk slides available . 
September 23 
Prof. Keith Miller  UC Berkeley 
Dynamic Alternating Direction Implicit, Bounds from
Monotone Inequalities. 
September 30 
Dr. Paul Constantine 
Stanford University 
Spectral Methods for Parameterized Matrix Equations 
October 7 
Prof. Zhaojun Bai 
UC Davis 
Redesign of Highlevel Matrix Algorithms
for Multicore and Distributed Architectures 
October 14 
Prof. Kristoffer Madsen 
Technical University of Denmark 
Modelling strategies in Functional Magnetic Resonce Imaging: Abstract and Slides available 
October 21 
Prof. Jim Demmel 
UC Berkeley 
Minimizing Communication in Linear Algebra 
October 26 
Prof. Shmuel Friedland 
University of Illinois at Chicago 
Special Seminar: Theoretical and computational methods in statistical mechanics: 11:30AM12:30PM, Monday, Room 380 Soda Hall 
October 28 
No Seminar  We are attending SIAM Meeting on Applied Linear Algebra in Monterey 

November 4 
Prof. Eugene Tyrtyshnikov 
Institute of Numerical Mathematics, Russian
Academy of Sciences 
Tensor approximation tools free of the curse of
dimensionality . Slides available 
November 11 
No Seminar. 

Veteran's Day Holiday 
November 18 
Cinna Wu 
UC Berkeley 
ParNes: A new algorithm for compressed sensing problems. Slides available 
November 25 
Tyler (T.J.) Alumbaugh 
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. 
Loadbalancing Multiphysics Simulations. Slides available 
December 2 
Grey Ballard 
UC Berkeley 
Communication Bounds for Sequential and Parallel
Eigenvalue Problems 