# Miscellanea

Need to know and news for Numerical Linear Algebra group.## PhD students

- Michael Connolly
- Xiaobo (Bob) Liu
- Thomas McSweeney
- Past PhD students and online copies of their theses.
- My past PhD students at the Mathematics Genealogy Project.

## Software

- The Matrix Computation Toolbox (MATLAB).
- The Matrix Function Toolbox (MATLAB).
- NLEVP: A Collection of Nonlinear Eigenvalue Problems (MATLAB).

## Current Research projects

- Parallel Numerical Linear Algebra for Extreme Scale Systems (NLAFET) (2013-2016).
- Matrix Exponential
- EPSRC funded projects (past and present).

## Past Research projects

- Functions of Matrices: Theory and Computation (2011-2016).
- MAPLE: MAthematics PLatform Engagement activity (2011-2015).
- EPSRC Network Numerical Algorithms and High Performance Computing (2011-2013).
- Novel Asynchronous Algorithms and Software for Large Sparse Systems (2010-2014).
- Centre for Interdisciplinary Computational and Dynamical Analysis (CICADA) (2007-).
- MOPNET: EPSRC Matrix and Operator Pencil Network (2009-2012).
- Optimization Problems in Structured Numerical Linear Algebra (2009-2012), with NAG Ltd.
- HPC/NA Roadmap Activity (2008-2009).
- Numerical Analysis of Matrix Functions (2001-2004).
- Parallel Computation of Matrix Functions (1998-2001).

## Nearest Correlation Matrix Problem and NAG

- Nearest Correlation Matrix brochure, NAG, July 23, 2010.
- Videos of talks promoting this work: see NAG's Past Finance Events webinar recordings "NAG Quant Event, New York 2011" (Higham), "NAG Quant Event, London 2009" (Higham), "NAG Quant Event, London 2011" (Lucas), "NAG Seminar with Nick Higham, June 2011").

## Videos

- Overview of Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) project on matrix functions between Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) and School of Mathematics.
- Overview of knowledge transfer and industrial engagement activities in the School of Mathematics.
- Overview of the School of Mathematics.
- PhD research opportunities the School of Mathematics.
- The School of Mathematics for prospective undergraduates.
- The School of Mathematics for prospective international students.