CAA: Padova-Verona research group on
"Constructive Approximation and Applications"

We work in the field of Constructive Approximation and Applications in the broad sense, with a special interest in the study and implementation of effective approximation algorithms, and in the production of reliable numerical software.


Here are the people belonging to the CAA research group (our average Erdos number: 2.8)

Len Bos (Verona)     Marco Caliari (Verona)    

Stefano De Marchi (Padova)     Alvise Sommariva (Padova)     Marco Vianello (Padova)

Ph.D. students:    Federico Piazzon      Davide Poggiali      Gabriele Santin

Past and present graduate collaborators:
Anna Bassi, Claudia Bittante, Matteo Briani, Gaspare Da Fies, Mattia Festa, Mariano Gentile,
Martina Marchioro, Roberto Montagna, Mariangela Narduzzo, Alessandro Punzi, Amos Sironi

see also the CAA Student Seminar

Contacts:    Stefano De Marchi       Marco Vianello

Local/national collaboration and projects with the groups coordinated by:
F. Costabile (Cosenza), A. De Rossi (Torino), M. Redivo-Zaglia (Padova)

We also work within the NumLab (Numerical Applications Laboratory - University of Padova)

International contacts and collaborations

Kendall Atkinson (Iowa City)     Jean-Paul Calvi (Toulouse)     Annie Cuyt (Antwerp)    

Carl de Boor (Madison)     Greg Fasshauer (IIT Chicago)     Michael Floater (Oslo)    

Walter Gautschi (Purdue)     Kai Hormann (Lugano)     Armin Iske (Hamburg)    

Norm Levenberg (Bloomington)     Gerard Meurant (Paris)     Alexander Ostermann (Innsbruck)    

Francesca Rapetti (Nice)     Robert Schaback (Göttingen)     Ian Sloan (UNSW Sydney)    

Shayne Waldron (Auckland)     Holger Wendland (Bayreuth)     Yuan Xu (Eugene)