[misc] Subject: DCS seminar list

phyllis (05/20/82)

Following is a list of seminars from the Dept. of Computer Science
for the week of ***May 24th***

Tuesday, May 25th, 3:00 P.M., MP134:  Prof. Tony Chan, Yale University,
  "Numerical continuation methods for non-linear eigenvalue problems".


	The computational aspects of continuation procedures
	for solving nonlinear eigenvalue problems will be
	surveyed, with emphasis on:

		1.  linear algebra tenchniques
		2.  computation of singular points, and
		3.  step-length algorithms.

Wednesday, May 26th, 4:00 P.M., MP134:  Dr. John Reif, Harvard Univ.,
  "The power of probablistic choice in parallel computations".

Thursday, May 27th, 3:00 P.M., MP134:  Prof. Charles Colbourn,
  Univ. of Saskatchewan, "Embedding partial Steiner triple systems
  is NP-complete".