Finite elements for Kirchoff and Mindlin-Reissner plates (D. Braess); affine operators and frames of multivariate wavelets (C.K. Chui and X.L. Shi); applications of computation of orthogonal polynominals (W. Gautaschi); wavelet transformations and matrix compression (S.L. Lee, et al); asmptotically smooth splines (L. Noakes); approximation of multivariate functions (A. Pinkus and V.Y. Lin); some algorithms for thinplate spline interpolation to functions of two variables (M.J.D. Powell); compressed representations of curves and images using a multiresolution box-spline framework (H. Diamond, et al). (Part contents).