Date 
Speaker 
Affiliation 
Talk 
Aug. 31 
Amal Khabou

Universit\'{e} Paris Sud 11  INRIA Saclay, France

CALU_PRR: a communication avoiding LU factorization
algorithm with Panel Rank Revealing Pivoting.

Sept. 7 
Gautam Wilkins

UCSD

Finding zeros of singlevariable realvalued
functions. Slides available.

Sept. 14 
Jiawang Nie

UCSD

Jacobian SDP Relaxation for Polynomial Optimization 
Sept. 21

Lin Lin

LBNL

Numerical algorithms for the electronic structure analysis .

Sept. 28

Ming Gu

UC Berkeley

LowRank Matrix Approximations and Randomized Sampling 
Oct. 5

Jim Demmel

UC Berkeley

More Recent Progress on CommunicationAvoiding
Algorithms

Oct. 12

Michael Mahoney

Stanford University

Linear Algebra and Machine Learning of Large Informatics Graphs

Oct. 19

Joel Phillips

Cadence

Model Order Reduction in
Electrical Circuit Analysis 
Oct. 26

W. Kahan

UC Berkeley

A Tutorial Overview of Vector and Matrix Norms 
Nov. 2

Oded Schwartz 
UC Berkeley

Minimizing communication costs: new upper and lower bounds using graph
expansion considerations.

Nov. 9

W. Kahan


A Tutorial Overview of Vector and Matrix Norms 
Nov. 16

Andrew Packard

UC Berkeley

Establishing dynamical system properties with semidefinite and
sumofsquares programming

Nov. 23



Thanksgiving Week

Nov. 30

Jianlin Xia 
Purdue University

Randomized direct solvers and more

Dec. 7

James Bremer

UC Davis

Recent progress in integral equation methods. Special time and location: 4:105:00PM, 939 Evans Hall
