Room: Capitol Center/South
Chair: Terry Herdman, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
The winning student authors of the three best papers in applied and computational mathematics will present their papers. In qualifying for the competition, authors had to be students in good standing who had not received their doctorates at the time of submission, and their papers had to be singly authored. Additional information regarding the SIAM Student Paper Prize appears at http://www.siam.org/prizes/stupap.htm.
The winners of the 1999 Student Paper Prize are:
Dirk Gillespie, Rush Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
"Analytic Current/Voltage Relations of Ion Channels"
Traian Iliescu, University of Pittsburgh
"Genuinely Nonlinear Models for Convection Dominated Problems"
David Lutterkort, Purdue University
"Computing Linear Envelopes for Uniform B-Spline Curves"