Conferences / Awards


  • Bill's Tesla arrives, April 23, 2013

  • Bill with yak
    trail to Pabonka Monastery, near Lhasa, Tibet
    photo by Julian Hall, August, 2005
    Conference on Linear Algebra and Optimization

  • Bill at Potala Palace
    Lhasa, Tibet, photo by Ya-xiang Yuan, August, 2005
    Conference on Linear Algebra and Optimization

  • Hongchao Zhang receives SIAM's best student paper award for 2006
    Presented by SIAM President Martin Golubitsky, Annual Meeting, Boston, July, 2006.
    Paper Title: "A New Active Set Algorithm for Box Constrained Optimization"
    Co-Author: William W. Hager

  • Mathematical and numerical aspects of quantum chemistry problems
    October 22-28, 2006, Oberwolfach, Germany

  • Control and Optimization with Differential-Algebraic Constraints,
    Banff International Research Station (BIRS) for Mathematical Innovation and Discovery, October 25-29, 2010, Banff, Canada

  • Control and Optimization with Differential-Algebraic Constraints,
    Video of Hager's BIRS talk

    Lightning



  • Sprite image

  • Lighting strikes plane

  • Simulated lightning

  • Konyaalti Beach, Turkey, Jan. 26, 2007

  • High speed video of lightning near Langmuir Laboratory by Matthew Geoff McHarg, United States Air Force Academy