The core faculty which make up the Scientific Computing and Numerical Analysis Group, come from a broad range of traditional and scientific mathematical backgrounds.  The uniqueness of this research group lies in the vibrancy of interaction and collaboration between many disciplines, and students and scholars.  The genius of computer modeling and the wisdom guiding the development of new algorithms supports research applications that are innovative as they are ground-breaking.  Our research is largely solution oriented, and its goal is to elucidate the way for solving the many problems that challenge man in the modern world.