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I. Edward Block
Ed Block, SIAM founder and longtime managing director, passed away after a brief illness on February 18, 2015. Ed’s vision and drive, from the origins of SIAM in the early 1950s through his retirement in 1994, established SIAM as the world’s largest applied mathematics society and a major publisher of journals and books. [link to obituary notice]
Of 1,128 participating teams in 2015, 65 have been selected to receive a share of the $125,000 in scholarship prizes. The top six of these will present their winning solutions in New York City on Monday, April 27. Read details here.|
SIAM’s latest “Careers in Applied Mathematics” guide gives a comprehensive overview of careers in the mathematical sciences including profiles of professionals with mathematical talent and training working in a variety of environments.|
July 8 – 10, 2015 -
This conference will showcase a wide range of topics in control and systems theory, such as control of PDEs, computational mathematics for control and optimization, real-time optimization and data assimilation, cooperative control for unmanned autonomous vehicles, dynamic games, cellular and biological regulation, etc.
From the Journals
Read this abstract from SIAM Journal on Optimization.
Authors: Shuanghua Bai, Huo-Duo Qi, and Naihua Xiu
Book of Interest
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