Workshop on the

Complexity of Equation Solving and Algebra

October 11-15, 1999, Hong Kong

Purpose and Themes. Equation solving is at the core of several problems in science and technology. Understanding the complexity of different forms of equation solving is a key issue which has attracted the attention of mathematicians and computer scientists in the last few years. The purpose of this workshop is to bring together experts in these fields to discuss this issue. The Workshop focused on the following problems:

Plenary Speakers. The Workshop will include plenary talks by the following (tentative):

Organizers. The Workshop on Complexity of Equation Solving and Algebra is organized by Felipe Cucker and Steve Smale.