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Hans Kaper, editor-in-chief, Georgetown University, USA
Chris Budd, University of Bath, UK
Korana Burke, University of California, Davis, USA
Amr El-Bakry, ExxonMobil Production, USA
James Mac Hyman, Tulane University, USA
Lois Curfman McInnes, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
Susan Minkoff, University of Texas at Dallas, USA
Nilima Nigam, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Ali Pinar, Sandia National Laboratories, USA
Rosemary Renaut, Arizona State University, USA
Gilbert Strang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
SIAM Activity Group Liaisons
Algebraic Geometry. Teresa Krick, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Applied Mathematics Education. Padmanabhan Seshaiyer, George Mason University, USA
Computational Science and Engineering. Paul Constantine, Colorado School of Mines, USA
Control and Systems Theory. Francois Dufour, INRIA Bordeaux Sud-Ouest, France
Discrete Mathematics. Dorit Hochbaum, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Dynamical Systems. Korana Burke, University of California, Davis, USA
Geometric Design. Jorg Peters, University of Florida, USA
Geosciences. Talea Mayo, University of Central Florida, USA
Imaging Science. Gitta Kutyniok, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
Linear Algebra. Rosemary Renaut, Arizona State University, USA
Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science. Qiang Du, Columbia University, USA
Mathematics of Planet Earth. Hans Kaper, Georgetown University, USA
Nonlinear Waves and Coherent Structures. Katie Oliveras, Seattle University, USA
Optimization Andreas Wächter, Northwestern University, USA
Orthogonal Polynomials and Special Functions. Peter Clarkson, University of Kent, UK
Uncertainty Quantification. Elaine Spiller, Marquette University, USA