Like much of mathematics, the mathematical study of materials begins with Euler, or perhaps with Hooke’s models of crystals as periodic arrays of balls.
The finite element method is one of the most powerful techniques for the simulation of the physical world.
The West African Ebola outbreak has inspired several new modeling analyses to understand the disease's dynamics.
The concept of “sharing economy” is rapidly taking hold in the context of urban transportation.
More than half of the world’s population lives in cities, a proportion that is estimated by the World Health...
“Experimental mathematics” recently emerged as a competing paradigm for research in the math. sciences.
William Davidon was the author of the first paper in the first issue of the SIAM Journal on Optimization.
SIAM sections promote activity in the fields of applied mathematics and computational science within a geographical...
If your SIAM membership expires December 31, 2014, you will receive an email during the month of November.
SIAM welcomes six new student chapters.