At AN13, control theorist John Burns discussed opportunities to apply mathematical principles to energy-efficient building design.
Foams are everywhere, but devising mathematical and numerical models for evolving foams is daunting.
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.
The 2013 Gene Golub SIAM Summer School took place July 22 to August 2 in a very hot Shanghai.
Yuri Vasilyevich Prokhorov was born in December of 1929 and died in July 2013 at the age of 83.