Volume 57 | Number 01 | JanuaryFebruary 2024
SIAM Introduces Its Newly Elected Leadership

SIAM Introduces Its Newly Elected Leadership

SIAM’s newest leaders react to their recent appointments and share their goals for their time of service.

Collective Organization in Cyanobacteria: How Earth’s Oldest Organisms Form “Active Spaghetti”

Collective Organization in Cyanobacteria: How Earth’s Oldest Organisms Form “Active Spaghetti”

Self-organization in cyanobacteria (also known as blue-green algae) can provide clues about the history of evolution as a whole.

SIAM New York – New Jersey – Pennsylvania Section Holds Inaugural Conference

SIAM New York – New Jersey – Pennsylvania Section Holds Inaugural Conference

The first annual meeting of the newly formed SIAM New York – New Jersey – Pennsylvania Section attracted roughly 375 attendees.

A Year of Growth and Learning at SIAM

A Year of Growth and Learning at SIAM

Paula White shares her newfound knowledge as SIAM's Membership Manager and highlights some 2023 accomplishments.

Another Robust Year for SIAM Publications

Another Robust Year for SIAM Publications

Kivmars Bowling recaps key initiatives of SIAM Publications about new technologies and global outreach.

What is Entropy?

What is Entropy?

Mark Levi illustrates the entropy of gas on a simple parody of ideal gas: a single particle that bounces between two stationary walls.

Musings on the Statistical Physics of Complex Systems

Musings on the Statistical Physics of Complex Systems

David Aldous reviews In a Flight of Starlings: The Wonders of Complex Systems by Nobel Prize winner Giorgio Parisi.