New Directions in Numerical Linear Algebra and High Performance Computing: Celebrating the 70th Birthday of Jack Dongarra , July 7-8, 2021

Jack DongarraThis international workshop (postponed from July 2020) focuses on numerical linear algebra and high performance computing and brings together researchers working in these areas to discuss current developments and challenges in the light of evolving computer hardware. The workshop is being held to honour Jack Dongarra on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

Invited Speakers


The times are in British Summer Time (BST).

Day 1. Chair: Nick Higham
15.00-15.15 Welcome from organizers
15.15-15.35 Iain Duff (Science & Technology Facilities Council)
15.40-16.00 James Demmel  (University of California, Berkeley)
16.05-16.25 Piotr Luszczek (University of Tennessee)
16.30-16.50 Coffee
16.50-17.10 Cleve Moler (MathWorks)
17.15-17.35 Yves Robert (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon)
17.40-18.00 Françoise Tisseur (The University of Manchester)
18.05 Close
Day 2. Chair: Sven Hammarling
15.00-15.05 Opening
15.05-15.25 David Keyes (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)
15.30-15.50 Zhajoun Bai (University of California, Davis)
15.55-16.15 Ilse Ipsen (North Carolina State University)
16.20-16.40 Coffee
16.40-17.00 Erich Strohmaier (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
17.05-17.25 Nick Higham (The University of Manchester)
17.30-17.50 Jack Dongarra (University of Tennessee, Oak Ridge Laboratory and The University of Manchester)
17.55 Close


Registration will open in early 2021.


The Royal Society.

Other Information

The organizers are Sven Hammarling, Nick Higham, and Françoise Tisseur.

Click here for the conference poster.