Other Activities (continued)

 Statistical Reference Datasets
B. Rust and J. Rogers headed the nonlinear least squares portion of this project
based in the Statistical Engineering Division.
 The Quality of Numerical Software, Assessment and Enhancement
R. Boisvert edited this 1996 IFIP WG 2.5 (Numerical Software) conference
proceedings published by Chapman & Hall
in January.
 Lecture Series on Matrix Algorithms
Pete Stewart is presenting a series of lectures based on his forthcoming book.
 The NBS Handbook of Special Functions (AMS 55)
D. Lozier and F. Olver are heading up a team assessing the need for an update of this
classic reference which makes significant use of Webbased interactive technologies.
