Stanford 50: State of the Art and Future Directions of Computational Mathematics and Numerical Computing


  • March 29, 2007
  • 9:25 am - 9:50 am

Stanford from 1958 to 1961

Beresford Parlett (UC Berkeley)

I will describe what Forsythe did with his graduate students and in his courses during this period when he was (a) promoting the work of J. H. Wilkinson and (b) acting as midwife for delivery of a Computer Science Department in the School of Humanities and Sciences.

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