Professor James Demmel, Grey Ballard, Olga Holtz and Oded Schwartz win the SIAM Activity Group on Linear Algebra Prize

Congratulations to Professor James Demmel, Grey Ballard, Olga Holtz and Oded Schwartz, whose paper "Minimizing Communication in Numerical Linear Algebra," SIAM Journal on Matrix Analysis and Applicatons, 32: 866-901, 2011 has been chosen as one of the winners of the SIAG/LA best paper competition!

The SIAM Activity Group on Linear Algebra (SIAG/LA) Prize, established in 1987, is awarded every three years to the author(s) of the most outstanding paper, as determined by the prize committee, on a topic in applicable linear algebra published in English in a peer-reviewed journal within the three calendar years preceding the year of the award.

The prize will be officially awarded at the SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra in Valencia, Spain, June 18.22 2012.

See the paper here