Can Social Interactions Affect Spread of Disease?

Can Social Interactions Affect Spread of Disease?

A team of researchers draws connections between social activity and the spread of epidemics through a mathematical model.  
Mathematical Model Offers New Strategies for Urban Burglary Prevention

Mathematical Model Offers New Strategies for Urban Burglary Prevention

A nonlinear model of urban burglary dynamics emphasizes timing of criminal activity and accounts for the deterring effect of police presence.

Meet SIAM's Newest Leadership: Board and Council

Following SIAM’s recent elections, we are pleased to announce our new Board and Council Members.

SIAM Activity Groups Election Results

SIAM is pleased to announce new officers for several activity groups. Meet the new officers!

Rewarding Your Shopping Loyalty with Points

Rewarding Your Shopping Loyalty with Points

Mathematical models can simulate point accumulation and redemption in loyalty programs over time to evaluate potential host company decisions.

A Near-perfect Heat Exchange

A Near-perfect Heat Exchange

Nature can overcome the second law of thermodynamics and (nearly) exchange the temperatures of two substances.

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Rhapsodizing About Bohemian Matrices

Rhapsodizing About Bohemian Matrices

Matrices of small integers—innocuous as they may seem—can clearly provoke interesting behavior.

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Progress by Accident: Some Reflections on My Career

Progress by Accident: Some Reflections on My Career

On the occasion of a birthday celebration, Walter Gautschi describes his interest in different research areas.

SIAM Rocks Data Science with New Book Series

SIAM is delighted to announce a new book series on Data Science, a fast-moving and rapidly expanding research area.

Designing Algorithms to Increase Fairness in Artificial Intelligence

The increasing role of artificial intelligence to automate decision-making sparks concern about potential AI-based...