Conference on Fast Direct Solvers (Online)

Department of Mathematics, Purdue University, October 23-24, 2021

Purdue CCAM (Center for Computational & Applied Mathematics) is hosting the 2021 Conference on Fast Direct Solvers on October 23-24, 2021. The conference will be held online via Zoom. To obtain the Zoom information, please register.


Organizers: Jie Shen, Jianlin Xia


The slides will be posted once they are sent in.


Invited Speakers


Contributed Speakers

To give a contributed talk, please include your talk information in the registration form. (The current schedule is full.)


Conference Themes

  • Structured matrices and structured direct solvers
  • Sparsity and data sparsity
  • Randomized numerical linear algebra
  • High performance direct solvers and matrix factorizations
  • Structured preconditioning and FMM solvers
  • Fast PDE and IE solvers
  • Applications to data science and other fields
  • Other relevant subjects



We are very grateful to Purdue CCAM and NSF for providing the original support for an in-person conference that was postponed due to COVID.


For any questions, please email Jianlin Xia (). Please mention "Conference on Fast Direct Solvers" in the email title.