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April 13, 2021

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April 2021
   From SIAM HQ
SIAM Celebrates Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month
Congratulations to the 2021 Class of SIAM Fellows!
Math-Stat Awareness Month

This month-long celebration enhances public appreciation and understanding of mathematics and statistics and their real-world societal impacts in nearly every imaginable field. Read more.

SIAM Fellows

28 distinguished SIAM members were selected for their exemplary research and outstanding service to the community. Join us in celebrating their accomplishments! Read more.

One in Three M3 Challenge Participants Favor Keeping an Online Component to their Education Post-Pandemic
Get Up to 40% Off On All SIAM Books During the Spring Book Sale, April 15–30
M3 Survey Results

A recent survey of 16- to 18-year-old students in the U.S. and U.K. shows that one-third say their ideal post-pandemic learning environment includes an online component. Read the complete results here.

SIAM Spring Book Sale

Shop with SIAM this month and get up to 40% off list price when you buy more than one book. All SIAM books are included in this offer. Visit the SIAM bookstore April 15–30 to browse and get your discount!

Talking BIG Jobs Interview With Dr. Carla Cotwright-Williams Available On Demand
Registration Opens for Three SIAM Section Meetings Happening Virtually This Spring
BIG Jobs

Are you an applied mathematics student interested in a career in business, industry, or government (BIG)? Access the on-demand video of the latest interview in this webinar series here.

Section Meetings

The Great Lakes Section Annual Meeting is April 24, the Argentina Section Annual Meeting is May 3-7, and the Mexico Section Annual Meeting is June 21-23. All are virtual. Learn more about these meetings

Student Membership
   Publishing News & Notes
Matrix Analysis and Applied Linear Algebra by Carl D. Meyer  
Linear Algebra and Matrices by Shmuel Friedland and Mohsen Aliabadi 
Matrix Analysis and Applied Linear Algebra

This textbook contains more than 240 examples, 650 exercises, historical notes, and comments on numerical performance and some of the possible pitfalls of algorithms. Read more.

Linear Algebra and Matrices

This introductory textbook includes constructive discussions about the motivation of fundamental concepts, worked-out problems, and topics rarely covered in typical linear algebra textbooks. Read more.

   Math in the News
   Conference Updates
Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities Available at SIAM Annual Meeting
Discounted On-Demand Access to CSE21 Recordings Available Until June 4
Sponsor or Exhibit Opportunities

AN21 and its concurrent conferences—CT21, ACDA21, OP21, & DM21—are happening virtually! Learn more about the many valuable opportunities for companies to sponsor or exhibit here.

CSE21 Recorded Talks

Weren’t able to join CSE21 live? We've reopened registration at a discounted rate for on-demand viewing of all talks recorded at the 2021 SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering. Learn more

Upcoming Conferences & Deadlines
SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (Virtual)
April 29–May 1, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: April 15, 2021
SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra (Virtual)
May 17–21, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: May 1, 2021
SIAM Conference on Mathematical Aspects of Materials Science (Virtual)
May 17–28, 2021
Registration Deadline: May 9, 2021
SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems (Virtual)
May 23–27, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: May 9, 2021
SIAM Conference on Financial Mathematics and Engineering (Virtual)
June 1–4, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: May 18, 2021
SIAM Conference on Mathematical & Computational Issues in the Geosciences (Virtual) 
June 21–24, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: June 18, 2021
SIAM Annual Meeting (Virtual)
July 19–23, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: July 5, 2021
SIAM Conference on Control and Its Applications (Virtual)
July 19–21, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: July 5, 2021
SIAM Conference on Applied and Computational Discrete Algorithms (Virtual)
July 19–21, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: July 5, 2021
SIAM Conference on Optimization (Virtual)
July 20–23, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: July 5, 2021
SIAM Conference on Discrete Mathematics (Virtual)
July 20–23, 2021
Pre-Registration Deadline: July 5, 2021
   Featured SIAM Video
Suzanne Weekes Gives Opening Address at WiDS 2021 Worldwide Conference 
Suzy Weekes
SIAM Executive Director Suzanne Weekes gave an uplifting Opening Address at the Women in Data Science (WiDS) Worldwide Conference on May 8, 2021—International Women’s Day. Watch the video recording here.

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   Prizes & Awards
Submit Your Nominations for SIAG/ Supercomputing and SIAG/Uncertainty Quantification Prizes  
Congratulations to Prize Recipients Being Recognized at SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra 
SIAM Prizes

Know a colleague who has made significant contributions to the field of supercomputing or uncertainty quantification? Honor their work with an award nomination! Learn more.

April Prize Winners

We are pleased to recognize three members of the SIAM community who will receive awards in May at LA21. Learn more about their prizes and accomplishments here.

SIAM Job Board
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