A celebration honoring Carl D. Meyer on the occasion of his 60th birthday will be held at the North Carolina State University in Raleigh, NC on Thursday, May 15, 2003.



Matrix Analysis and Applied Linear Algebra 

May 15, 2003

N.C. State University


Objectives and Themes | Registration | Raleigh Information Schedule | Participants | Pictures and More | Program Co-chairs



Objectives and Themes


On November 22, 2002, Carl Meyer turned 60. A gathering of friends, former students, and collaborators will assemble on May 15, 2003 in Raleigh, NC to celebrate this important milestone in Carl's life. At the meeting, there will be a few technical talks on topics close to Carl's scientific interests. 




Although there is no formal conference registration, the organizers would appreciate an RSVP by March 1, 2003. Before April 15, 2003, we also request your plans for the dinner celebration to be held that evening at the Velvet Cloak Inn.  In your registration email to Amy Langville, include the number of dinner guests in your party as well as any special dietary requirements.




Raleigh Information


The Velvet Cloak Inn is within walking distance of the NCSU campus and Hillsborough Street restaurants.  Conference attendees are encouraged to stay there.  The Inn has agreed to give conference attendees the much discounted rate of $69 a night.  Call 919-828-0333 for reservations and mention that you are with the "Matrix Analysis Meeting".   The Velvet Cloak Inn will reserve a block of  rooms for May 14th and May 15th for our conference until the end of April.  Directions and further information about the Velvet Cloak Inn can be found at:  https://www.velvetcloakinn.com/


The banquet to be held after the day's talks will also be at the Velvet Cloak Inn, with meals ranging from $30-40.

Those attendees who are flying should book a flight into RDU (Raleigh-Durham International airport). Directions from RDU airport to the NCSU campus can be found at:  https://www.engr.ncsu.edu/maps/raleighmap.html. Those attendees who are driving to the conference can find directions at:  https://www7.acs.ncsu.edu/uga/visiting.htm#get to.


Please direct all questions and comments to Amy Langville.





All talks will be held on the NCSU campus in Harrelson 314. Harrelson Hall is the round building across the brickyard from the 9-story D. H. Hill Library. North Campus Map


PROGRAM (tentative)


The abstracts for these talks can be found by clicking on the .ps or .pdf links above.





Pictures and More


Banquet Presentation by Bob Plemmons (includes naked baby pictures and Carl, the musician, photos :-)), powerpoint

Pictures from day's lectures and evening banquet graciously supplied by Nick Rose and Becky Meyer.


Program Co-chairs



Michele Benzi Steve Campbell
www.mathcs.emory.edu/~benzi/  www4.ncsu.edu/~slc/
Mathematics and Computer Science Mathematics
Emory University North Carolina State University
Atlanta, GA 30322 USA Raleigh, NC 27695-8205 USA
Phone: +1 (404) 727-3638 Phone: +1 (919) 515-3300
Fax: +1 (404) 727-5611   Fax: +1 (919) 515-3798
Email  benzi@mathcs.emory.edu Email: slc@math.ncsu.edu


Amy Langville
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-8205
Phone: +1 (919) 513-4868
Fax: +1 (919) 515-3798
Email: anlangvi@unity.ncsu.edu





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