Number 1, November 1996.
by Joos Heintz
Dep. de Matematicas Estadistica y Computacion
Facultad de Ciencias
Av. de los Castros s/n
Tel: +34 42 201535, Fax: +34 42 201402
TERA, being the acronym for ``Turbo Evaluation and Rapid Algorithms", is the name of a loosely organized project group spread over four countries (Spain, France, Germany, Argentina) and including nine universities and research institutions. Twenty seven collaborators make up this group whose research and development activities is organized around two tasks, a practical and a theoretical one.