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Mathematics & Statistics

Approximation Theory
(Leader: Prof. E. B. Saff)

Wednesday, September 6, 2000

Title
Speaker
Time
Place

Asymptotic distribution of nodes for near-optimal polynomial interpolation in \(R^s\). Part I: Introduction
E. B. Saff
4:00pm-5:00pm
PHY 013

Wednesday, September 13, 2000

Title
Speaker
Time
Place

Asymptotic distribution of nodes for near-optimal polynomial interpolation in \(R^s\). Part II
Viktor Maymeskul
4:00pm-5:00pm
PHY 013

Wednesday, September 20, 2000

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Speaker
Time
Place

Asymptotic distribution of nodes for near-optimal polynomial interpolation in \(R^s\). Part III
Viktor Maymeskul
4:00pm-5:00pm
PHY 013

Wednesday, October 4, 2000

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Speaker
Time
Place

Approximation by Weighted Polynomials
David Benko
4:00pm-5:00pm
PHY 013

Abstract

In 1998, V. Totik proved the Borwein-Saff conjecture. In the talk I will define a new class of functions (which contains the convex functions) and extend the result to these functions.

Wednesday, October 11, 2000

Title
Speaker
Time
Place

Approximation by Weighted Polynomials, Part II
David Benko
4:00pm-5:00pm
PHY 013

Wednesday, October 18, 2000

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Speaker
Time
Place

Asymptotic Properties of Stieltjes Polynomials
Guillermo Lopez-Lagomasino
4:00pm-5:00pm
PHY 013

Wednesday, November 15, 2000

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Speaker
Time
Place

Gaussian Quadrature Formulae for Matrix Weights
Beatriz Polo
4:00pm-5:00pm
PHY 013