ERCIM News No.27 - October 1996
by Achim Sydow
Professor Samarskij at GMD in Berlin
Within the many years' successful cooperation with various institutes
of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Academy Member Professor Alexander
A. Samarskij will stay with GMD-Institute for Computer Systems and Software
Technology in Berlin during November and December 1996. Professor Samarksij
will also visit GMD's headquarters in Sankt Augustin and will hold some
The stay is to extend and deepen cooperation. In the field of gas dynamics
modeling and simulation, effective algorithms and their parallelization
for massively parallel computers are to be discussed together with their
possible application to the detection and analysis of air pollutants.
Professor Samarskij is one of the most famous mathematicians in this domain.
He is invited plenary speaker of the 15th IMACS World Conference (International
Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation) to be organized
in Berlin in 1997 by GMD together with the German Gesellschaft für
Informatik. As a member of the international program committee, he secures
the contact with Russian researchers.
Achim Sydow - GMD
Tel: +49 30 6392 1813
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