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Sigitas Keras, Combining domain decomposition with waveform relaxation, NA1995/07. R.K. Beatson, G. Goodsell and M.J.D. Powell, On multigrid techniques for thin plate spline interpolation in two dimensions, NA1995/08. Mari Paz Calvo, Arieh Iserles and Antonella Zanna, Runge-Kutta methods on manifolds, NA1995/09. Gregory Derfel and Arieh Iserles, The pantograph equation in the complex plane, NA1996/01. George Goodsell, A multigrid-type method for thin plate spline interpolation on a circle, NA1996/02. CENTER FOR RESEARCH ON PARALLEL COMPUTATION (CRPC) Theresa Chatman Center for Research on Parallel Computation Rice University P.O. Box 1892 Houston, Texas 77251-1892 URL: http://softlib.rice.edu/CRPC/softlib/TRs_online.html Anurag Acharya, Robert Bennett, Michael Beynon, Jeff Hollingsworth, Assaf Mendelson, Joel Saltz, Alan Sussman, Mustafa Uysal, Tuning the Performance of I/O Intensive Parallel Applications, CRPC-TR95632-S, October, 1995. Steve Altus, Christian Bischof, Paul Hovland, Ilan Kroo, Using Automatic Differentiation with the Quasi-Procedural Method for Multidisciplinary Design Optimization, CRPC-TR95634-S, October, 1995. Keith Cooper, Taylor Simpson, Christopher Vick, Operator Strength Reduction, CRPC-TR95635-S, October, 1995. Keith Cooper, Taylor Simpson, SCC-Based Value Numbering, CRPC-TR95636-S, October, 1995. Keith Cooper, Taylor Simpson, Value-Driven Code Motion, CRPC-TR95637-S, October, 1995. Anthony Kearsly, Richard Tapia, Michael Trosset, An Approach to Parallelizing Isotonic Regression, CRPC-TR96640, January, 1996. CENTER FOR SUPERCOMPUTING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT (CSRD) CSRD Librarian Center for Supercomputing Research and Development 465 Computer and Systems Research Laboratory 1308 West Main Street Urbana, IL 61801-2307 URL: http://www.csrd.uiuc.edu/tech_reports.html Luiz DeRose, Kyle Gallivan, E. 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Librarian: 010 33 61193131 email: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: http://www.cerfacs.fr/algor/algo_reports.html C. C. Douglas, A. Ern and M. D. Smooke, High Performance Computing and Numerical Simulation of Flames, TR/PA/95/34. C. C. Douglas, A Sparse Matrix Approach to Abstract Multilevel Solvers on Serial Parallel Computers, TR/PA/95/35. C. C. Douglas, A Review of Numerous Parallel Multigrid Methods, TR/PA/95/36. F. Chaitin-Chatelin and S. Gratton, Convergence in finite precision of successive iteration methods under high nonnormality, TR/PA/95/43. R. M. Sydenstricker, A. L. G. A. Coutinho, L. Landau and O. A. Marques, Pseudoconsistent load vector and mass matrix for the discrete Kirchhoff and discrete shear triangle elements, TR/PA/95/44. CORNELL UNIVERSITY Cornell University Advanced Computing Research Institute Cornell Theory Center 725 Frank H.T. 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Coleman and Arun Verma, The Efficient Computation of Sparse Jacobian Matrices Using Automatic Differentiation, CTC95TR225, December 1995. Lloyd N. Trefethen, Pseudospectra of Linear Operators, CTC95TR226, December 1995. Chungyang Sun, Dealing with Dense Rows in the Solution of Sparse Linear Least Squares Problems, CTC95TR227, December 1995. Nikos Chrisochoides, Nashat Mansour, Geoffrey Fox, A Comparison of Optimization Heuristics for the Data Mapping Problem, CTC95TR229, December 1995. Aiping Liao, Solving Unconstrained Discrete-Time Optimal Control Problems Using Trust Region Method, CTC95TR230, December 1995. DUNDEE Department of Mathematics and Computer Science The University Dundee, Scotland, DD1 4HN 0382 23181 email: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: ftp://ftp.mcs.dundee.ac.uk/pub/na-reports/ Roger Fletcher, Andreas Grothey and Sven Leyffer, Computing sparse Hessian and Jacobian approximations with optimal hereditary properties, NA/164, September 1995. UNIVERSITY OF DURHAM Department of Mathematical Sciences University of Durham South Road Durham DH1 3LE: 091 374 2349 URL: http://fourier.dur.ac.uk:8000/num/publications.html A.F. Ware, Some experiments with semi-Lagrangian wavelets, NA-95/07. EIDGENOSSICHE TECHNISCHE HOCHSCHULE SEMINAR FUR ANGEWANDTE MATHEMATIK Seminar fur Angewandte Mathematik ETH-Zentrum CH-8092 Zurich URL: ftp://ftp.sam.math.ethz.ch/pub/sam-reports/ M. Fey, R. Jeltsch, A.-T. Morel, Multidimensional schemes for nonlinear systems of hyperbolic conservation laws, 95-11. R. Jeltsch, Stability of time discretization, Hurwitz determinants and order stars, 95-12. M.D. Buhmann, Radial Functions on Compact Support, 95-13. M. Fey, Decomposition of the multidimensional Euler equations into advection equation, 95-14. M. Fey, The Method of Transport for solving the Euler-equations, 95-15. M.D. Buhmann, A. Pinkus, On a Recovery Problem, 95-16. J.M. Melenk, I. 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Smith, Sandeep Jain, Visualizing Turbulent Mixing of Gases and Particles, NASA CR-198226 ICASE Report No. 95-71, October 1995. Alex Mahalov, Ye Zhou, Analytical and Phenomenological Studies of Rotating Turbulence, NASA CR-198227 ICASE Report No. 95-72, October 1995. Guang-Shan Jiang, Chi-Wang Shu, Efficient Implementation of Weighted ENO Schemes, NASA CR-198228 ICASE Report No. 95-73, October 1995. Kwan-Liu Ma, Runtime Volume Visualization for Parallel CFD, NASA CR-198232 ICASE Report No. 95-74, October 1995. Gianfranco Ciardo, Joshua Gluckman, David Nicol, Distributed State-Space Generation of Discrete-State Stochastic Models, NASA CR-198233 ICASE Report No. 95-75, October 1995. Robert Michael Lewis, Practical Aspects of Variable Reduction Formulations and Reduced Basis Algorithms in Multidisciplinary Design Optimization, NASA CR-198234 ICASE Report No. 95-76, November 1995. Ye Zhou, Robert Rubinstein, Sweeping and Straining Effects in Sound Generation by High Reynolds Number Isotropic Turbulence, NASA CR-198235 ICASE Report No. 95-77, November 1995. Arun K. Somani, Tianming Zhang, Architecture and Performance Analysis of Dirsmin: A Fault-Tolerant Switch Using Dilated Reduced-Stage Min, NASA CR-198238 ICASE Report No. 95-78, November 1995. Domenic D'Ambrosio, Roberto Marsilio, Shock-Induced Separated Structures in Symmetric Corner Flows, NASA CR-198239 ICASE Report No. 95-79, November 1995. Linda F. Wilson, David M. Nicol, Experiments in Automated Load Balancing, NASA CR-198241 ICASE Report No. 95-80, November 1995. Phillip Dickens, Matthew Haines, Piyush Mehrotra and David Nicol, Towards a Thread-Based Parallel Direct Execution Simulator, NASA CR-198242 ICASE Report No. 95-81, November 1995. Sharath S. Girimaji, Fully-Explicit and Self-Consistent Algebraic Reynolds Stress Models, NASA CR-198243 ICASE Report No. 95-82, December 1995. Eyal Arian, Analysis of the Hessian for Aeroelastic Optimization, NASA CR-198245 ICASE Report No. 95-84, December 1995. David M. Nicol, Daniel L. Palumbo, Michael Ulrey, Integrating Reliability Analysis with a Performance Tool, NASA CR-198256 ICASE Report No. 95-85, December 1995. Xiao-Chuan Cai, Marcus Sarkis, Local Multiplicative Schwarz Algorithms for Convection-Diffusion Equations, NASA CR-198257 ICASE Report No. 95-86, December 1995. Xiao-Chuan Cai, David E. Keyes, V. Venkatakrishnan, Newton-Krylov-Schwarz: An Implicit Solver for CFD, NASA CR-198258 ICASE Report No. 95-87, December 1995. UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER (UMIST) Department of Mathematics University of Manchester Oxford Road Manchester, M13 9PL, England Attn: Technical Report Secretary: 061 275 5800 email: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: ftp://vtx.ma.man.ac.uk/pub/narep/ Thierry Braconnier and Nicholas J. Higham, Computing the Field of Values and Pseudospectra Using the Lanczos Method with Continuation, 279, November 1995. Thierry Braconnier, Influence of Orthogonality on the Backward Error and the Stopping Criterion for Krylov Methods, 281, December 1995. MINNESOTA SUPERCOMPUTER INSTITUTE University of Minnesota 1200 Washington Avenue South Minneapolis, MN 55415 or fax (612)624-8861 URL: http://www.msi.umn.edu/Reports/reporthead.html V. Steinbach and D.A. Yuen, The Influences of Temperature- and Pressure-Dependent Lower-Mantle Rheology on the Interaction of Upwellings with Phase Transitions, UMSI 96/1, January 1996. M.W. Matsen and M.D. Whitmore, Accurate Diblock Copolymer Phase Boundaries at Strong Segregations Using SCFT, UMSI 96/2, January 1996. V. Kalro, S. Aliabadi, W. Garrard, T. Tezduyar, S. Mittal, and K. Stein, Parallel Finite Element Simulation of Large Ram-Air Parachutes, UMSI 96/3, January 1996. A.A. Johnson and T.E. Tezduyar, Parallel Computation of Incompressible Flows with Complex Geometries, UMSI 96/4, January 1996. V. Rajan, J.R. Slagle, and A. Mukherji, Cooperation in Spatial Games, UMSI 96/5, January 1996. T.Y. Hou, J. Lowengrub, and M.J. Shelley, The Long-Time Motion of Vortex Sheets with Surface Tension, UMSI 96/6, January 1996. NAG Ltd. NAG Ltd. Wilkinson House Jordan Hill Road Oxford OX2 8DR England 0865 511245 URL: http://www.nag.co.uk:80/1/doc/TechRep Stefano Salvini and Gareth Shaw, An Evaluation of New NAG Library Solvers for Large Sparse Symmetric Linear Systems, TR1/95. Ian Hounam and Stuart Hemstock, Migrating from Fortran 77 to Fortran 90 with the NAGWare f77 and f90 Tools, TR2/95. K. V. Fernando, On a Classical Method for Computing Eigenvectors, TR3/95. K. V. Fernando, On Computing an Eigenvector of a Tridiagonal Matrix, TR4/95. OXFORD Numerical Analysis Group Oxford University Computing Laboratory Wolfson Building Parks Road Oxford OX1 3QD, England 0865 273885 email: Bette.Byrne@comlab.ox.ac.uk URL: http://www.comlab.ox.ac.uk/oucl/publications/natr.html J. D. P. Donnelly, Absorbing boundary conditions for the reduced wave equation, NA-95/16. P. I. Crumpton, M. B. Giles, Implicit time accurate solutions on unstructured dynamic grids, NA-95/17. P. I. Crumpton, M. B. Giles, Aircraft computations using multigrid and an unstructured parallel library, NA-95/18. P. I. Crumpton, An efficient cell vertex method for unstructured tetrahedral grids, NA-95/19. D. A. Burgess, P. I. Crumpton, M. B. Giles, A parallel framework for unstructured grid solvers, NA-95/20. P. I. Crumpton, R. Haimes, Parallel visulations of unstructured grids, NA-95/21. F. F. Campos, N. R. C. Birkett, The adaptive CCCG( ) method for efficient solution of time dependent partial differential equations, NA-95/22. D. C. Handscomb, Multiresolution and wavelets, NA-95/23. READING Department of Mathematics University of Reading P.O. Box 220 Reading, RG6 2AX England 0734 875123 URL: http://www.reading.ac.uk/AcaDepts/sm/wsm1/NA-reports.html M.J. Baines, An MFE-like Method for Best Approximation, 7/95. M.J. Baines, Properties of a Grid Movement Algorithm, 8/95. P. Garcia-Navarro, Grid Adaptation for 1-D Unsteady Problems, 9/95. M.P. Dainton, M.H. Goldwater, N.K. Nichols, Direct Computation of Stochastic Flow in Reservoirs with Uncertain Parameters, 10/95. A. Priestley and P. Garcia-Navarro, Improving Second Moment Conservation in Semi-Lagrangian Methods, 11/95. A.J. Crossley, Comparison of Explicit and Implicit TVD Schemes for the Shallow Water Equations on a Sphere, 12/95. STANFORD UNIVERSITY SCCM Program, MC 9025 Stanford University Gates Building 2B Stanford, CA 94305-9025, USA Phone: (415) 723-3125 Fax: (415) 723-2411 e-mail: email@example.com URL: http://www-sccm.stanford.edu/tech_reports.html Andrew M. Stuart, Probabilistic and Deterministic Convergence Proofs for Software for Initial Value Problems, SCCM-96-01. O. Gonzales and A.M. Stuart, Remarks on the Qualitative Properties of Modified Equations, SCCM-96-02. Gene Golub, David Silvester, and Andy Wathen, Diagonal Dominance and Positive Definiteness of Upwind Approximations for Advection Diffusion Problems, SCCM-96-03. UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE Department of Mathematics Livingstone Tower 26 Richmond Street Glasgow G1 1XH: 041 552 4400 URL: http://www.strath.ac.uk/Departments/Maths/research/report.html G. McKay and F. M. Leslie, A continuum theory for smectic liquid crystals allowing layer dilation and compression, 1995/21. A. I. Murdoch and D. Bedeaux, A Microscopic Perspective on the Physical Foundations of Continuum Mechanics, 1995/22. M. Grinfeld, K. Mischaikow and A. Novick-Cohen, On the Structure of the Global Attractor of the Viscous Cahn-Hilliard Equation in One Dimension, 1995/23. A. I. Murdoch and D. Bedeaux, A Microscopic Perspective on the Physical Foundations of Continuum Mechanics, 1995/24. M. Grinfeld, K. Mischaikow and A. Novick-Cohen, On the Structure of the Global Attractor of the Viscous Cahn-Hilliard Equation in one Space Dimension, 1995/25. C. Constanda, Unique Solubility in the Bending of Plates, 1995/26. B. R. Duffy and E. J. Parkes, Travelling Solitary Wave Solutions to a Seventh-Order Generalized KdV Equation, 1995/27. G. McKay, Patterned Ground Formation and Convection in Porous Media with a Phase Change, 1995/28. L. S. Mulholland, Y. Qiu and D. M. Sloan, Solution of Evolutionary Partial Differential Equations using Adaptive Finite Differences with Pseudospectral Post-Processing, 1996/1. UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE Computer Science Department University of Tennessee 107 Ayres Hall Knoxville, TN 37996-1301 Attn: Librarian e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org URL: http://www.netlib.org/tennessee/ Jack Dongarra, Loic Prylli, Cyril Randriamaro, and Bernard Tourancheau, Array Redistribution in ScaLAPACK using PVM, CS-95-310, October 1995. Shirley Browne and Tom Rowan, Assessment of the NHSE Software Submission and Review Process, CS-95-312, November 1995. Henri Casanova and Jack Dongarra, NetSolve: A Network Server for Solving Computational Science Problems, CS-95-313, November 1995. Jack J. Dongarra and Horst D. Simon, High Performance Computing in the U.S. in 1995 - An analysis on the Basis of the TOP500 List, CS-96-318, January 1996.