Swiss Numerics Day 2019 at USI on May 10


Staff - Faculty of Informatics

30 April 2019

The Institute of Computational Science (ICS) has the pleasure to host the Swiss Numerics Day 2019 on the Lugano campus on Friday May 10.

The Swiss Numerics Day is a series of one-day, informal annual meetings and follows the tradition of the "Journées Suisses d'Analyse Numérique", launched in 1976. The intention is to bring together researchers from science and industry in Switzerland who are active in the fields of:

  • scientific computing,
  • numerical analysis,
  • high-performance computing,
  • visualization,
  • computational statistics,
  • chemistry, biology, etc.


Invited speakers

  • Prof. Helmut Harbrecht, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Analytical and numerical methods in shape optimization

  • Prof. Håvard Rue, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
    The role and importance of sparse matrices in statistics