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News and Noteworthy
As of January 5, 2015. (
Henry Wolkowicz selected SIAM Fellow, Tuesday, March 31, 2015
local dept announcement
A Liberal Decalogue: Bertrand Russell's 10 Commandments of Teaching;
"Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted
was once eccentric."
Einstein for Everyone
arbitrary unstructured academic citation changed to BibTeX record.
"Throughout history, poverty is the normal condition of man. Advances
which permit this norm to be exceeded - here and there, now and then -
are the work of an extremely small minority, frequently despised, often
condemned, and almost always opposed by all right-thinking people.
Whenever this tiny minority is kept from creating, or (as sometimes
happens) is driven out of a society, the people then slip back into
abject poverty. ... This is known as "bad luck" " Robert Heinlein
Library of Economics and Liberty, articles, econlog, econtalk,
Photos from the Midwest Optimization Meeting at UWO, Oct. 2013; e.g.
Gabor, Dima, Vris.
Issue 1 of new: Journal of Operations Research of China
Diamond Jubilee Medals awarded Nov. 30, 2012; 21 Mitacs associates
recognized for contributions to Canada (including
that one unix command you wish you knew years ago.
SPROS: An SDP-Based Protein Structure Determination from
C&O Reading Group
doug's matlab videos
COPS, Computational OPTimization Solutions cluster.
What Every Computer Scientist Should Know About Floating-Point
Arithmetic from SUN.
EDMs, Euclidean Distance Matrices (wikimization entry)
SIAM: LOCUS, Online Journals;
Annual Meeting/10 -
presentations online; and
Activity Group on Optimization.
The Matrix Reference Manual
COAP Best Paper Awards
Handbook of Linear Algebra,
recognized as an
OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC TITLE by Choice magazine, 2008.
- MSRI, Math. Sci. Res. Instit.;
a Workshop given by H.W. (with Nathan Krislock), and
the main workshop webpage
ABC Interview (with video) at MSRI.
pictures Stanford visit Nov/09)
George Dantzig Memorial Site
annotated bibliography of SDP.
ISI Web of
- Mathtools.net, portal to
scientific and engineering computer
programs (by MathWorks),
- ANNOUNCING: HANDBOOK
OF SEMIDEFINITE PROGRAMMING,
(Please send me any typos/errors you find or new bibliography entries -
current list of typos
- Mathworld, Eric
Weisstein's World of Mathematics; and Mathtools.net,
the technical computing portal for all your scientific
and engineering needs.
PLUS, internet magazine about mathematics.
Problems in the History of Mathematics, (
a Math Forum Project), and
- Mathematics Genealogy
Project..... and Personally:...
- Interactive Mathematics
and Puzzles, Alexander Bogolmony's spectacular web-site. (
Some interesting quotes)
library, technology, guide; solves LP, NLP, SDP, ... ;
The Matrix Cookbook, a free math desktop reference for matrices.
(and local dec/13 copy)
Programming Glossary, by Harvey J. Greenberg and now run by
INFORMS Computing Society
SIAM certificate for significant refereeing, Oct/09
- I have collected many interesting sites and FAQs for
Software and Theory
Go to the Software
section for detailed descriptions of my research as well
as links, preprints, etc...
A sample of the software:
I was born February 25, 1948 in Lodz,
. I was married (in Montreal)
who is interested in
Research on Mathematical Biology, Ecology, Modelling, Bifurcation
Theory, and Differential Equations
and we have a son
personal information, and
Users' Home Pages on