New Zealand Approximation Theory Group
(aka Approximation down under)
Welcome to the homepage of the
New Zealand/Aotearoa Approximation Theory Group.
The core of the group is
Rick Beatson (Canterbury)
and Shayne Waldron (Auckland),
both of whom work fulltime on Approximation Theory,
and consists of the following
Here is a list of the addresses and interests of the Approximation Theorists
Surface Approximation and Visualisation
University of Canterbury 15-18 February 1999
Surface Approximation and Visualisation II
Westport 19-22 February 2002
Professor Len Bos of the University of Calgary visits Norm Levenberg
at the University of Auckland every year. Here is a list of
visitors to and from Australasia.
One of the aims of the group is to support postdocs in Approximation Theory.
You are most welcome to come and visit us
Approximation Theory Network
(Approximation Theory Network)
is intended as a ready means
for the distribution of information to the Approximation Theory community.
The more people know about it and sign on, the better for the community.
Here are the
There is also
(Numerical Analysis Network)
(Orthogonal Polyomials and Special Functions Network).
Bibliographic data bases
The University of Auckland is a mirror site for the highly useful
Spline Bibliography currently maintained by
Carl de Boor, and provides a convenient
electronic form for submitting references to it.
It can be searched electronically in
Madison or using the JAT version of
The main journals in Approximation Theory are
's most excellent
CA + EJA + JAT search
to search the tables of contents of all three journals (simultaneously!).
Here are searchable lists of Approximation Theorist's
addresses and e-mails
The address lists of persons whose last names start with the letter...
The e-mail lists of persons whose last names start with the letter...
(a database of htmls is on the way, some htmls).
Also, a list of those in
Other WWW sites
extensive list of
web sites, or visit
Amos Ron in Madison.
The French connection,
the Wavelet IDR Center.
Edited by Shayne
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