David is an assistant professor of applied mathematics at KAUST. He has been using Sage worksheets and IPython notebooks to teach numerical methods in his courses since 2010. He has also taught several tutorials using this approach. He leads development of the Python packages PyClaw and Nodepy. According to http://osrc.dfm.io/ketch, he is one of the top 15% of active Python developers on Github. He has given dozens of presentations at major international conferences, including several keynote and invited lectures. Some examples of IPython notebooks he has developed can be found at:
A video of Dr. Ketcheson giving a presentation can be found here:
David is an applied mathematician specializing in numerical analysis. His research focuses on numerical methods for nonlinear wave equations and time integration of PDEs.
Monday 1 p.m.–5 p.m. in Room 106
Tuesday 11:45 a.m.–12:15 p.m. in Grand Ballroom
Thursday 1:30 p.m.–2:15 p.m. in Room 106