Jim Douglas honored in Paris


A conference honoring Jim Douglas, Jr. for his 80th birthday was held at INRIA Paris-Rocquencourt, France on December 13-14, 2007. Douglas is Purdue's Compere and Marcella Loveless Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Computational Mathematics.

Organizers of "Mod&Sim 07" were D. Arnold (U. Minnesota), R. Glowinski (U. Houston), J. Jaffré (INRIA Paris), J.E. Roberts (INRIA Paris), T.F. Russell (NSF), and M.F. Wheeler (U. Texas at Austin).

A list of speakers and other conference details are available at http://www-rocq.inria.fr/estime/JD07/ .