Mini-symposium : Computation of Special Functions

International Conference of Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics
(ICNAAM 2005)

Date: 19 September 2005

Location: Rhodes, Greece.


10.00-11.00 On the Evaluation of the Gamma Function (Dirk Laurie)
11.00-11.30 Coffee break
11.30-12.00 On the Stability of Recurrence Relations for Hypergeometric Functions (Alfredo Deano)
12.00-12.30 A Differential Equation of Even Order Fulfilled by the Classical Polynomials (Ana F. Loureiro)
12.30-14.30 Lunch
14.30-15.30 Numerical Aspects of Special Functions (Nico Temme)
15.30-16.00 How Much Can a Continued Fraction Tail Estimate Influence its Evaluation? (Vigdis Petersen)
16.00-16.30 On the Impact of a Continued Fraction Tail Estimate on its Truncation Error Bounds (Brigitte Verdonk)
16.30-17.00 Coffee break
17.00-17.30 Continued Fractions for Special Functions in Maple (Franky Backeljauw)
17.30-18.00 Integrating products of Bessel functions using the incomplete Gamma function (Joris Van Deun)
18.00-19.00 Computing Special Functions via Inverse Laplace Transforms (J.A.C. Weideman)