The following invited speakers have agreed to give plenary presentations.
They will provide overviews in the field of preconditioning and discuss
important recent developments.
Mario Bebendorf, Leipzig University, Germany
Preconditioning of finite element systems using Hierarchical Matrices"
Jacek Gondzio, University of Edinburgh, UK
"Preconditioning techniques in optimization problems"
Yvan Notay, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
"Aggregation-based multigrid revisited"
Padma Raghavan, The Pennsylvania State University, USA
"Parallel preconditioning with sparse incomplete factors"
Stefan Reitzinger, Computer Simulation Technology GmbH (CST), Germany
Multi-level preconditioners and applications in electromagnetic simulations "
Sivan Toledo, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
"Support preconditioners for finite-elements problems "
Ludmil Zikatonov, Pennsylvania State University, USA
"Uniform preconditioning techniques for nearly singular systems "