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Phytoplankton Exhibit Rapid Shape-shifting in Response to Turbulence

Phytoplankton Exhibit Rapid Shape-shifting in Response to Turbulence

Understanding how physicochemical cues from the environment affect phytoplankton impacts our ability to predict their vertical migration.

The Evolution of Mathematical Word Processing

The Evolution of Mathematical Word Processing

Nick Higham reflects on his early experiences and wonders how computers have simplified mathematical writing.

Obituaries

Obituaries

James “Jim” Corones, professor emeritus of mathematics at Iowa State University, passed away in April.

A Computationally Efficient Solution of Large-Scale Image Reconstruction Problems

A Computationally Efficient Solution of Large-Scale Image Reconstruction Problems

Misha Kilmer works with diffuse optical tomography (DOT), an imaging protocol that passes near-infrared light through tissue in search of tumors.

Data-enabled, Physics-constrained Predictive Modeling of Complex Systems

Data-enabled, Physics-constrained Predictive Modeling of Complex Systems

With recent advances in computing and algorithms, data science has risen as a discipline in its own right. 

What Characteristics Make Mathematicians Suited for Industry?

What Characteristics Make Mathematicians Suited for Industry?

Bill Satzer identifies discusses the attributes that make mathematics Ph.D.s desirable for industrial employment.

Update from the Division of Mathematical Sciences

Update from the Division of Mathematical Sciences

Read an update about recent program activities and future outlook from the NSF's Department of Mathematical Sciences.

Extended Functionality and Interfaces of the PRIMME Eigensolver

Extended Functionality and Interfaces of the PRIMME Eigensolver

PRIMME was first released as a C software package for finding a few selected eigenpairs of large Hermitian matrices.

Paying Tribute to Alan Turing’s Life and Work

Paying Tribute to Alan Turing’s Life and Work

Ernest Davis reviews Jack Copeland's "The Turing Guide," which celebrates the life of Alan Turing. 

Benford’s Law and Accelerated Growth

Benford’s Law and Accelerated Growth

In this month's column, Mark Levi presents a mathematically rigorous deterministic counterpart of Benford’s law.

Texas Tech Chapter Sponsors Graduate Minisymposium

Texas Tech Chapter Sponsors Graduate Minisymposium

The West Texas Applied Math Graduate Minisymposium took place this past April at Texas Tech University.

Central Valley Regional SIAM Student Chapter Conference

Central Valley Regional SIAM Student Chapter Conference

Over 80 participants attended the second annual Central Valley Regional SIAM Student Chapter Conference.

GW Chapter Hosts Regional Conference

GW Chapter Hosts Regional Conference

The George Washington University Chapter of SIAM: Conference on Applied Mathematics took place in late April.

2017 Kovalevsky and Reid Prizes

2017 Kovalevsky and Reid Prizes

Read about the recipients of the 2017 AWM-SIAM Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture and W.T. and Idalia Reid Prize.

Announcing Candidates for the Upcoming 2017 SIAM General Election

Announcing Candidates for the Upcoming 2017 SIAM General Election

Here are the candidates standing for this fall's SIAM election. Members: don't forget to vote!

SIAM at the CNSF Exhibition

SIAM at the CNSF Exhibition

The 23rd Annual Coalition for National Science Funding (CNSF) Capitol Hill Exhibition was a success.

MBI Online Colloquia

MBI Online Colloquia

The Mathematical Biosciences Institute is hosting a novel online colloquium in important areas of mathematical biology.