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CF Participation: CMS Winter 2007 Meeting: Computer Algebra Session
C A L L for P A R T I C I P A T I O N Algorithmic Challenges in Polynomial and Linear Algebra CMS Winter Meeting, London Ontario December 8-10, 2007 The Canadian Mathematical Society Winter 2007 Meeting will be held Dec 8-10 in London, Ontario. This is a scientifically rich meeting with seven plenary speakers, seventeen scientific sessions and student workshops. Within the meeting is a computer algebra stream, comprising a conference plenary talk E. Kaltofen: "Expressing a Fraction of Two Determinants as a Determinant" and a scientific session with 15 speakers: "Algorithmic Challenges in Polynomial and Linear Algebra" For more information about the CMS meeting, please see the CMS Meeting website http://www.math.ca/Events/winter07/ The abstracts of the computer algebra session may be found at: http://www.cms.math.ca/Events/winter07/abs/pdf/pla.pdf Sunday December 9 ================= Part 1. 8:30 W. Eberly, "On the Reliability of Block Wiedemann and Lanczos Algorithms -- Another Piece of the Puzzle" 9:00 G. Labahn, "Conditioning of the Generalized Hankel Eigenvalue Problem" 9:30 A. Storjohann, "Faster algorithms for the Frobenius canonical form" Part 2. 10:30 J. Carette, "Algorithm families, or how to write less code that does more" 11:00 W. Farmer, "Formalizing the Context in Computational Mathematics" Part 3. 16:00 M. Jacobson, "Computing the Regulator of a Real Quadratic Field" 16:30 J. Borwein, "Computationally discovered and proved generating functions" Monday December 10 ================= Part 4. 8:30 I. Kotsireas, "Systems of Polynomial Equations in Combinatorial Design Theory" 9:00 Songxin Liang, "A New Maple Package for Solving Parametric Polynomial Systems" 9:30 E. Schost, "Conversion algorithms for orthogonal polynomials" Part 5. 10:30 M. Moreno Maza, "Triangular decomposition of polynomial systems: from practice to high performance" 11:00 Yuzhen Xie, "Solving Polynomial Systems Symbolically and in Parallel" Plenary Talk. 15:00 E. Kaltofen, "Expressing a Fraction of Two Determinants as a Determinant" Part 6. 16:00 Carlos Beltran, "On the complexity of approximating solutions of systems of polynomial equations" 16:30 Mark Giesbrecht, "New Algorithms for Lacunary Polynomials" 17:00 John May, "A Symbolic-Numeric Approach to Computing Inertia of Products of Matrices of Rational Numbers"