During the development of the Basic Linear Algebra Subprograms (BLAS) Technical Forum Standard, many people served in positions of responsibility and are listed below.
The primary chapter authors are the following:
We would like to thank the individuals from the following organizations who have written the reference implementations: University of California, Berkeley, University of Houston, Downtown, University of Notre Dame, University of Tennessee, HP/Convex, NAG, NIST, and CERFACS.
Specifically, we thank the following students at the University of California, Berkeley, for their work on the reference implementations and proofreading of various versions of the document: Ben Wanzo, Berkat Tung, Weihua Shen, Anil Kapur, Michael Martin, Jimmy Iskandar, Yozo Hida, Teresa Tung, Yulin Li.
We would like to thank the following vendors and ISPs: Cray, Digital/Compaq, HP/Convex, IBM, Intel, NEC, SGI, Tera, NAG, and VNI.
We thank Paul McMahan of the University of Tennessee for preparing the commenting and voting pages on the BLAST webpage.
We would like to thank the members of the global community who have posted comments, suggestions, and proposals to the email reflector and the BLAS Technical Forum webpage.
And lastly, we would like to thank the attendees of the BLAS Technical
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