Complexity of numerical computation

A conference in honor of Felipe Cucker

August 19 - 23, 2019

This conference will take place in Berlin from the 19th to the 23rd of August 2019. Colleagues and friends of Felipe Cucker will celebrate his 60th birthday presenting talks on the complexity of numerical computation and related topics. Additionally, the conference will have a lecture by Felipe on art and mathematics and an exhibition of the art project Approximation Theory in which Felipe took part. Every person in Berlin with an interest in mathematics is welcome to attend the conference.


• The deadline for registering is the 30th of June. Registration can be made at the registration page.
• Rooms have been blocked in a hotel for those participants that wish it. More information at the registration page.
• We invite participants to submit posters.


The talks of the conference will take place at the Einstein Saal of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, at Jägerstraße 22/23 .


Conference Poster (small)


Under construction.

Pictures and Videos


This conference is organized by Peter Bürgisser, Teresa Krick, Javier Peña and Steve Smale. It will be funded by the Einstein Foundation Berlin, the European Research Council (ERC) (agreement grant No 787840) and by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) under Germany's Excellence Strategy – The Berlin Mathematics Research Center MATH+ (EXC-2046/1, project ID: 390685689).