Digital Media Center Theatre, LSU Campus

12:30 PM Registration
1:10 PM Welcome
1:15-2:00 PMYun Kang Invited Speaker Arizona State University Complex Adaptive Systems of Social Insect Colonies: Scaling Effects and Social Dynamics
2:00-2:15 PMOwen Richfield Tulane University Hoop Stress and Shear Stress in the Remaining Glomeruli in Diabetes and 5/6-Nephrectomy
2:15-2:45 PMBreak
2:45-3:00 PMSteven Brandt Louisiana State University Garbage Collection Algorithm
3:00-3:15 PMHarley Hanes Tulane University Modelling T. cruzi Transmission Cycles and Chagas Disease Risk in New Orleans, Louisiana
3:15-3:30 PMLongfei Li University of Louisiana at Lafayette Stable and Accurate Numerical Methods for a Generalized Kirchhoff-Love Plate Model
3:30-3:45 PMPatrick Diehl Louisiana State University Long Term Availability of Raw Experimental Data in Experimental Fracture Mechanics
3:45-4:15 PMBreak
4:15-4:30 PMFan Jiang Nanjing Normal University An Inexact First-order Primal-dual Algorithm for Convex-concave Saddle Point Problem
4:30-4:45 PMNha Tran Louisiana State University An Active-set Approach to Optimal Design with Obstacles
4:45-5:00 PMWeile Wei Louisiana State University Enabling High-Level Parallel Abstractions to DCA++ Using HPX and GPUDirect
9:00 - 9:45 AM Annalisa Quaini Invited Speaker University of Houston Towards the Computational Design of Smart Nanocarriers
9:45 - 10:00 AM Jose Garay Louisiana State University Preconditioning the Localized Orthogonal Decomposition Method for Multiscale Elliptic PDEs
10:00 - 10:15 AM Nanmiao Wu Louisiana State University Blaze Iterative Solvers
10:15 - 10:45 AM Break
10:45 - 11:00 AM Kening Wang University of North Florida Additive Schwarz Preconditioners for C0 Interior Penalty Methods for the Obstacle Problem of Clamped Kirchhoff
11:00 - 11:15 AM Christian Geneus Tulane University Stochastic Processes on Networks: Uncertainty Quantification in Epidemic Stages
11:15 - 11:30 AM Amanda Diegel Mississippi State University A C0 Interior Penalty Method for the Phase Field Crystal Equation
11:30 - 11:45 AM Helen Weierbach Tulane University Using Surrogate Models to Quantify Uncertainty in Predicting How Background Conditions Influence the Climate Response to Large Volcanic Eruptions
11:45 - 12:00 PM Hakun Jang Louisiana State University Bayesian Optimization in Turbo-machinery Engineering
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch
1:00 - 1:45 PM Lili Ju Invited Speaker University of South Carolina Conservative Explicit Local Time-stepping Schemes for the Shallow-Water Equations
1:45 - 2:00 PM Dana Ferranti Tulane University Stokes Flows Due to Regularized Forces Between Parallel Planes
2:00 - 2:15 PM Shahrzad Shirzad Louisiana State University Optimizing the Performance of Multi-threaded Linear Algebra Libraries, a Task Granularity Based Approach
2:15 - 2:30 PM Break
2:30 - 2:45 PM Zhiyu Tan Louisiana State University Higher Order C0 Interior Penalty Method for Distributed Elliptic Optimal Control Problems with State and Control
2:45 - 3:00 PM Lin Li Tulane University Voronoi Volume Weight Integration for High Dimension Functions
3:00 - 3:15 PM Maxwell Reeser Louisiana State University Extending Distributed Functionality in Phylanx