
:: Authors of the book 
Prof. Dr. Martin
J. Gander
Martin J. Gander, born January 12, 1967, from Saanen (BE),
Switzerland. Education: Diploma in Computer
Science ETH Zürich1994; Master
in Mathematics from Stanford
University 1995; PhD in Scientific Computing and Computational
Mathematics from Stanford
University 1997, supervisor A.M. Stuart. Postdoctoral Fellow at
Ecole Polytechnique in Paris from 19981999. Assistant and associate
professor with tenure at McGill
University in Montreal from 19992004. Since then full Professor
of Mathematics at the University of
Geneva. Vice Dean of
the Faculty of Science
since 2009.
Research interests: Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing,
Numerical Linear Algebra and Parallel Computing, Preconditioning.
Dr. Felix
Kwok
Felix Kwok, from Hong Kong. Education: BSc in Joint Honours
Mathematics and Computer Science and BEng in Computer Engineering at
McGill University in 2002, then PhD
in Scientific Computing/Computational Mathematics
at Stanford University in 2008,
under the supervision of Prof. H. Tchelepi. From 2008 to 2014, he was
part of Prof. M.J. Gander's research group at
the University of Geneva, first as a
postdoctoral assistant, then as a collaborateur scientifique.
In fall 2014, he became an assistant professor
at Hong Kong Baptist University.
Research interests: Scientific computing, numerical
methods for linear and nonlinear PDEs, numerical linear algebra,
parallel computing, largescale simulation, applications in physics
and engineering.



