Selected Talks/Interviews: Bonita Saunders

Adaptive Composite B-Spline Mesh Generation for 3D Visualization, 8th International Conference on Curves and Surfaces, Paris, France, June 17, 2014. (In collaboration with Q. Wang, B. Antonishek, B. Miller.)

WebGL: Interactive 3D Graphics on the Web without a Plugin, MAA MD-DC-VA Spring Section Meeting, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, April 26, 2014. (In collaboration with Q. Wang, B. Antonishek, B. Miller.)

Using Adaptive Composite B-Spline Grid Generation to Enhance 3D WebVisualizations, SIAM Conference on Geometric and Physical Modeling (GD/SPM13), Denver, Colorado, November 14, 2013.

Mesh Generation for Interactive 3D Graphs in the NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions, Nineteenth Conference for African American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences (CAARMS 19) San Diego, CA, July 24-27, 2013.

DLMF Live! Tables: NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions Tables Project, MAA MD-DC-VA Section Meeting, Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD, April 13, 2013. (In collaboration with B. Miller, M. McClain, D. Lozier.)

Balancing Research Interests with Project Goals at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, MAA Session on Mathematics Experiences in Business, Industry, and Government, Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Diego, California, January 12, 2013.

Adaptive Composite B-Spline Mesh Generation for the Visualization of Complex Function Surfaces, Eighth International Conference on Mathematical Methods for Curves and Surfaces, Oslo, Norway, June 28- July 3, 2012.

Interactive 3D Visualizations of Complex Function Data in the NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions, SIAM Math Awareness Conference, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, March 24, 2012.

Constructing Interactive 3D Visualizations for the NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions, SIAM Minisymposium on Applied, Computational and Discrete Mathematics at National Laboratories and Federal Research Agencies, Joint Mathematics Meetings, January 4-7, 2012, Boston, MA.

Adaptive Grid Generation Using the Composition of Tensor Product B-Splines, SIAM Conference on Geometric and Physical Modeling, Orlando, Florida, October 24-27, 2011.

Interview: In Math Project Expands Horizons of Web Publishing, Government Computer News, Volume 30, Issue 14, October 15, 2011, pp. 34-35.

Interview: In About the Cover (notes on the production of graphics for the NIST DLMF), Notices of the American Mathematical Society, Volume 58, Number 7, August 2011, page 928.

Interview: In Algebra: Sets, Symbols, and the Language of Thought, Revised Edition (John Tabak), History of Mathematics Series, Facts on File, Inc., 2011, pp. 181-192.

Numerical Grid Generation Applied to Interactive Complex Function Visualization in the NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions, Applied and Computational Mathematics Seminar, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, March 25, 2011.

B-Spline Mesh Generation for the Visualization of Complex Function Data. Seventh International Conference on Curves and Surfaces, Avignon, France, June 24-30, 2010.

Applying Numerical Grid Generation to the Visualization of Complex Function Data, Institute for Mathematics and its Applications, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 9, 2010.

Tensor Product B-Spline Mesh Generation for Accurate Surface Visualization in the NIST Digital Library Of Mathematical Functions, Seventh International Conference on Mathematical Methods for Curves and Surfaces, Tonsberg, Norway, June 26-July 1, 2008. (In collaboration with Qiming Wang.)

Dynamic 3D Visualizations of High Level Mathematical Functions, Research Week 2005, Elizabeth City State University, Elizabeth City, NC, February 2005.

3D Graphics and the NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions, Outstanding African American Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Lecture Series, Howard University, Washington, DC, March 31, 2003.

Numerical Grid Generation and Effective 3D Visualizations for the NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions, American University, October 22, 2002.

Using Numerical Grid Generation to Develop Effective 3D Visualizations for a Digital Library, IMA Career Workshop in Computational Science and Engineering: Minorities and Applied Mathematics Connections to Industry and Government Laboratories, IMA, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 4-6, 2001.

Effective 3D Visualizations of High Level Mathematical Functions, Mathematical Association of America New Jersey Section Meeting, Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey, April 21, 2001.

Numerical Grid Generation and 3D Visualization of Special Functions, 2001 Claytor Lecture, National Association of Mathematicians Annual Meeting, Joint Mathematics Meetings, New Orleans, Louisiana, January 13, 2001.

From 2D to 3D: Numerical Grid Generation and the Visualization of Complex Surfaces, for the 7th International Conference on Numerical Grid Generation in Computational Field Simulations, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, September 2000.

Interactive 3D Visualization and the NIST Digital Library of Mathematical Functions Project, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, April 2000.

3D Visualization of Mathematical Functions Using the Virtual Reality Modeling Language, Maryland- D.C.- Virginia Section Meeting of MAA, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, April 1999.

Computation of a Solid Liquid Interface Using a Boundary Fitted Coordinate System (poster), Second Conference on Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 1997.

Mathematical Modeling and Adaptive Coordinate Systems for Physics and Engineering Applications, NAM Undergraduate Mathfest VI, Xavier University, New Orleans, Louisiana, October 1996.

Applying an Algebraic Grid Generation Technique to Track a Solid-Liquid Interface, SIAM Annual Meeting, Charlotte, North Carolina, October 1995.

An Algebraic Grid Generation System for Interface Tracking, Fourth International Conference on Numerical Grid Generation in Computational Fluid Dynamics and Related Fields, Swansea, Wales, April 1994.

Boundary Fitted Grid Generation Using Tensor Product B-splines, Third International Conference on Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamics, Reading , England, U.K., April 1992.

The Effect of Gravity Modulation on Thermosolutal Convection (poster), VIII European Symposium on Materials and Fluid Sciences in Microgravity, Brussels, Belgium, April 1992. (In collaboration with B.T. Murray, G.B. McFadden, S.R. Coriell, and A.A. Wheeler.)

Last modified: December 5, 2014. Send comments and suggestions to Bonita V. Saunders (bonita.saunders@nist.gov).