Senior Scientist, Professor & Department Head
CLAYTON G. WEBSTER, Ph.D.
Drs. Clayton Webster and Guannan Zhang, together with Profs. Wolfgang Dahmen (RWTH Aachen), Ron DeVore (TAMU), Qiang Du, Max Gunzbugrer (FSU), and Nicholas Zabaras (Warwick) awarded $3.5M by the DOD (DARPA) for the project FORMULATE.
Profs. Qiang Du, Steve Hou, Pavel Bochev, and Clayton Webster named Guest Editors for the Special Issue
of Computer & Mathematics with Applications, honoring the 70th birthday of Prof. Max Gunzburger.
Congratulations to Prof. Max Gunzburger, who was awarded the prestigious Lawton Distinguish Professor.
Co-organizers Profs. Qiang Du, Steve Hou, Pavel Bochev, and Clayton Webster announced that the Workshop on Advances in Scientific Computing and Applied Mathematics (ASCAM15) will be held at the Stratosphere Hotel in Las Vegas, NV, October 9-12.
Profs. Peter Binev Wolfgang Dahmen, Ron DeVore, and Max Gunzburger visited Dr. Webster March 8-12.
Dr. Duncan and Dr. Webster welcome their beautiful angel, Quinn Elise Webster on January 25th, 2015!!!
Dr. Webster was elected as Program Director of the SIAM Activity Group on Uncertainty Quantification.
Magazine article "Computational tool lowers cost, improves exploration accuracy," describes our latest work.
Profs. Jim Berger, Fabio Nobile and Clayton Webster were named Co-Chairs of the SIAM UQ16 Conference.
Drs. Archibald (PI) and Webster (co-PI) were awarded $2M by the DOE (ASCR) for the project entitled ACUMEN.
Upcoming talks & travel
July, 2015: USNCCM13, San Diego
Dr. Webster will present an invited talk at the USACM's 13th U.S. National Congress for Computational Mechanics.
August, 2015: ICIAM 2015, Beijing, China
Dr. Webster will attend part of the ICIAM 2015 meeting and and present an invited talk.
August, 2015: AFOSR Math Review, Washington, DC
Dr. Webster will present an invited talk at the AFOSR Computational Math Annual PI Meeting.
August, 2015: Jeju Island, South Korea
Dr. Webster will present an invited talk at the workshop on "Computational Mathematics and Scientific Computing," in honor of Prof. Gunzburger's 70th birthday.
September, 2015: The 6th HDA, Bonn, Germany
Dr. Webster will present an invited talk at the 6th workshop on "High-Dimensional Approximation," at
the University of Bonn.
September, 2015: ASCAM15, Las Vegas, NV
Dr. Webster is a co-organizer of the ASCAM15 workskop and will present an invited talk.
December 2015: BIRS Workshop, Banff, Canada
Dr. Webster will attend and speak at Banff International Research Station workshop entitled "Approximation of high-dimensional numerical problems."
April, 2016: SIAM UQ16, Lusanne, Switzerland
Dr. Webster is Co-Chairing the SIAM Conference of UQ and will present several invited talks.
May, 2016: VIU, San Servolo Island, Venice, Italy
Dr. Webster is giving an invited talk at the "Challenges in high dimensional analysis and computation."
My research is funded by a variety of grants from national funding agencies as well as contracts from U.S. industry. Below are both the current and completed projects in which I have been
a senior investigator of the principal investigator (PI), and Research/Center Director.
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Computational & Applied Mathematics
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Clayton G. Webster, 2015