Mark Giesbrecht

Professor and Director

David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science
University of Waterloo, Canada

uwaterloo.ca/~mwg | mwg@uwaterloo.ca

Professional Activities

Research Community

  • NSERC Computer Science Liaison Committee, 2015–present.
  • ACM Distinguished Scientist (since 2013).
  • NSERC Herzberg and Brockhouse Prize panels (2009).
  • ACM SIGSAM Chair (July 2007 – June 2009). Elected Officer.
  • Steering Committee Chair – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC), 2006 – 2007.
  • Elected Member at Large – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC), 2004 – 2007.
  • NSERC Grant Selection Committee (GSC331), 2005 – 2007.
  • ACM Lifetime Member.

Editorial Work

Conferences (Scientific and Program Committees)

  • Program Co-organizer Third Workshop on Hybrid Methodologies for Symbolic-Numeric Computation (embedded workshop in the International Congress of Industrial Applied Mathematics – ICIAM'15). Beijing, China, August 10–15, 2015.
  • PC Member – Workshop on Parallel Symbolic Computation (PASCO'15). Bath, UK, July 10–11, 2015.
  • PC Member – Workshop on Symbolic-Numeric Computing (SNC'14). Shanghai, China, July 28–31, 2014.
  • PC Member – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'14). Kobe, Japan, July 23–25, 2014.
  • PC Chair – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'13). Boston, USA, June 26–29, 2013.
  • PC Member – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'12). Grenoble, France, July 22–25, 2012.
  • Program Co-organizerSecond Fields Workshop on Hybrid Methologies for Symbolic-Numeric Computation. Waterloo, Canada, November 16–19, 2011.
  • PC Member – Workshop on Symbolic Numeric Computing (SNC 2011). Co-located with ACM FCRC, San Jose, USA. June 7–11, 2011.
  • Program Co-organizerSIAM/MSRI Workshop on Hybrid Methologies for Symbolic-Numeric Computation. MSRI, Berkeley, USA, November 17–19, 2010.
  • PC Member – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'09). Seoul, Korea, July 28–31, 2009.
  • PC Member – Workshop on Symbolic-Numeric Computing (SNC'09). Kyoto, Japan, August 3–5, 2009.
  • PC Chair – Milestones in Computer Algebra – Conference in Honour of Keith Geddes (MICA'08). Trinidad and Tobago, May 1–3, 2008.
  • PC Member – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'05). Beijing, China, July 24–27, 2005.
  • PC Member – Workshop on Symbolic Numeric Computing (SNC'05). Xi'an China, July 19-21, 2005.
  • PC Chair – IMACS Applications of Computer Algebra (ACA'03) Conference. Raleigh, USA, July 28-31, 2003.
  • PC Member – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'03), Philadelphia, USA, August 3-6, 2003.
  • PC Member – Symposium on Applied Algebra, Algebraic Algorithms, and Error Correcting Codes (AAECC'01). Melbourne, Australia, November 26–30, 2001.
  • PC Member – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'98), Rostock, Germany, August 13–15, 1998.
  • PC Member – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'94), Oxford, U.K.

Conferences (Organizational)

  • Tutorial Chair – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'11), Co-located with FCRC, San Jose, June 8–11, 2001.
  • General Co-Chair – Jo60: Conference in Honour of Joachim von zur Gathen. Bonn, Germany, May 27–29, 2010.
  • Local Arrangements Co-chair – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC 2007). Waterloo, Canada, July 29 – August 1, 2007.
  • General Chair – East Coast Computer Algebra Day (ECCAD 2000). May 13, 2000, University of Western Ontario.
  • Treasurer – International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'99), Vancouver, Canada, July 28–31, 1999.

 

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