Upcoming Seminars Title: Newton’s method in the case of non-simple and non-unique roots Date and Time: Wednesday 3 October, 1:10 pm Location: Ingkarni Wardli 218 Speaker: Dr Brendan Harding Abstract: Newton’s method is a fundamental numerical method and is ubiquitous throughout scientific computing. However, there are cases where the method can behave unexpectedly. Two such […]
Ingkarni Wardli 715 Conference Room :: Dr Giang Nguyen :: School of Mathematical Sciences
Ingkarni Wardli 715 Conference Room :: Prof. Mike Eastwood :: School of Mathematical Sciences Abstract: How do we know what’s inside the earth? How do we know what’s inside sick humans? We are all familiar with sophisticated scanning devices: this talk will explain roughly how they work and something of the mathematics built into them.