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10 Things You Can't Miss at AN17

10 Things You Can't Miss at AN17

SIAM Annual Meeting (AN17) is just a month away, so let the countdown commence!

Mathematically Modeling Retinal Hemodynamics

Mathematically Modeling Retinal Hemodynamics

Lucia Carichino modeled the dynamics of blood flow in the retina  at AN17, which play an important role in...

Optimal Control Methods to Analyze Acute Inflammation

Optimal Control Methods to Analyze Acute Inflammation

Judy Day described mathematical techniques that can be used to address challenges in controlling acute inflammation...

Math Models Analyze Impact of Insulin-Mediated Testosterone Production on Ovulatory Function

Math Models Analyze Impact of Insulin-Mediated Testosterone Production on Ovulatory Function

Polycystic ovary syndrome can cause infertility in women and is generally associated with abnormal reproductive and metabolic hormone levels.

Analytical Methods for Modern Design and Manufacturing

Analytical Methods for Modern Design and Manufacturing

At GD17, Morad Behandish described how mathematical morphology provides computational design tools for additive...

Deep Learning Improves Image Reconstruction in Single-Pixel Cameras

Deep Learning Improves Image Reconstruction in Single-Pixel Cameras

At AN17, Catherine Higham used deep learning to address computational issues of image reconstruction with a...

The Mathematics of Synthetic Biology

The Mathematics of Synthetic Biology

During a minisymposium at AN17, Laurie Heyer spoke about synthetic biology’s reliance on mathematical models. 

Modeling the Effects of Temperature on Human Sleep Patterns

Modeling the Effects of Temperature on Human Sleep Patterns

Alicia Prieto Langarica presented a mathematical model to study the effects of temperature on REM and non-REM sleep...

Mitigating Mosquito-borne Diseases with Wolbachia Bacteria

Mitigating Mosquito-borne Diseases with Wolbachia Bacteria

Zhuolin Qu presented an ODE model to measure the mitigation success of infecting mosquitoes with Wolbachia bacteria...

Mathematicians Receive High Honors, Recognition from International Applied Mathematics Society

Mathematicians Receive High Honors, Recognition from International Applied Mathematics Society

SIAM awards distinguished applied mathematicians for their research and contributions at the 2017 SIAM Annual Meeting.

Communication Doctors at the SIAM Annual Meeting

Communication Doctors at the SIAM Annual Meeting

At AN17, "communication doctors" offered students and professionals advice on how to present their research to the...

Etymo: A Graphic Search Engine for Data Scientists

Etymo: A Graphic Search Engine for Data Scientists

At AN17, Weijian Zhang presented Etymo, a new, scalable graphic search engine for data scientists that yields more...

A Combinatorial Approach to Predict RNA Structure

A Combinatorial Approach to Predict RNA Structure

At AN17, Christine Heitsch described mathematical methods that can be used for RNA structure prediction.