Subject: Re: [ublas] contributing to boost.ublas in gsoc 2014
From: David Bellot (david.bellot_at_[hidden])
Date: 2014-02-28 09:01:08
I'm happy to see you're interested. We have plenty of potential projects
for ublas and my policy is to let the student choose and provide his/her
Please let me know what you're excited with and we can work on a project
and submit it.
This year, I believe we will have again many proposals. My forecast is that
we could have one slot for ublas if we're lucky. Last year we had 2, which
is great but we can't expect to have so many every year.
Usually, I asked newcomers to demonstrate their C++ abilities and
especially in manipulating templates which is a pre-requirement for working
on ublas. The test is quite simple:
- write a vector library using expression templates and show its
On Fri, Feb 28, 2014 at 1:31 PM, Rishabh Kumar <kris.kr296_at_[hidden]> wrote:
> myself Rishabh Kumar .currently I am pursuing my masters in applied
> mathematics from iit roorkee. I have a firm knowledge of c++ and python. i
> would like to contribute to boost.ublas and aspire to be one of the
> students of gsoc 2014.To start with , i have been following your ideas page
> for quite some time and i found the linear algebra vision very tempting. i
> have started working the library . looking forward for a good discussion
> on the idea and guidance from the respective mentor.
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