Volume 67 (1998), No. 1

Proceedings of the conference ALGORITMY'97
Conference on Scientific Computing
Zuberec, West Tatra Mountains,
Slovakia, September 2-5, 1997

Scientific Programme Committee

Organizing Committee A. Handlovicova, G. Kalnova, M. Komornikova (conference chair), Z. Kriva, H. Eisner, K. Mikula, Z. Schneider (Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava), L. Koval (University of Economy, Bratislava), M. Stevulova, J. Hoschek (University of Technology, Zvolen)

List of invited speakers

Volume Editors

J. Kacur
Department of Numerical Analysis and Optimization, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Mlynska Dolina, 842 48 Bratislava, Slovakia

K. Mikula
Department of Mathematics and Descriptive Geometry, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Slovak University of Technology, Radlinskeho 11, 813 68 Bratislava, Slovakia


This issue of Acta Mathematica Universitatis Comenianae is devoted to ALGORITMY 97, Conference on Scientific Computing, held in the West Tatra Mountains (Zuberec) in September 2-5, 1997. The 14th ALGORITMY conference were organized by Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, in cooperation with Comenius University, Bratislava, University of Economy, Bratislava and University of Technology, Zvolen.
The scientific programme of the conference was devoted to the computational realisations of algorithms solving the real problems from various branches of sciences, technology, medicine, economy and finance. The main topics included methods of

The proceedings published in this volume of AMUC cover the majority of plenary talks and, by the editors opinion, represent the state-of-art of scientific computing in all mentioned areas. The contributions of other participants have been included in special publication ALGORITMY 97 (Proceedings of contributed papers and posters) published by Slovak University of Technology before the conference.
We would like to thank to everyone who contributed to the success of ALGORITMY 97; first of all to the authors and all other participants for their excellent contributions, the referees for the review work, members of the scientific and organizing committees, editorial board and administration of AMUC journal, our sponzors - BAUMIT, SHS, OTF, Ministry of Education and Science of the Slovak Republic, and all who otherwise participated in the conference.

Karol Mikula
Bratislava, April 1998