At AN13, control theorist John Burns discussed opportunities to apply mathematical principles to energy-efficient building design.
Yuri Vasilyevich Prokhorov was born in December of 1929 and died in July 2013 at the age of 83.
Margaret Butler, the first woman named a fellow of the American Nuclear Society, passed away on March 8, 2013.
Katsuhiro Nishinari, a self-described “jam-ologist” at the University of Tokyo, spoke about traffic at this year’s Annual Meeting.
Foams are everywhere, but devising mathematical and numerical models for evolving foams is daunting.
The 2013 Gene Golub SIAM Summer School took place July 22 to August 2 in a very hot Shanghai.