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Recipients named for eighth annual SIAM Student Chapter Certificate of Recognition

Chen-bo Zhu (right; head of NUS’s math department) presenting Jia Li with his Certificate of Recognition for service to the National University of Singapore chapter.

Chen-bo Zhu (right; head of NUS’s math department) presenting Jia Li with his Certificate of Recognition for service to the National University of Singapore chapter.

SIAM Student Chapter certificates of recognition have been awarded to 66 students who have made outstanding contributions to their SIAM student chapters. This program recognizes the importance of student contributions in creating and sustaining exciting chapters, acknowledges students’ efforts within the greater SIAM community, and provides a noteworthy commendation for students to add to their records for career building.

SIAM congratulates all of the recipients and thanks them for their contributions to the development and growth of SIAM student chapters. Read the rest of this entry »

Welcome to the newest SIAM Student Chapters

SIAM welcomes the newest student chapters formed at the following schools:

Brigham Young University

California State Polytechnic University Pomona 

City University of New York

Colorado College

University of Pennsylvania

 

For more information about forming a chapter at your school, go to http://www.siam.org/students/chapters/start.php and check out the slide show at http://www.siam.org/link/why.php

Student Chapter Funding 2013-14

SIAM awarded a total of $39,042 to the following 81 chapters for activities taking place during the 2013-2014 academic year. Activities include seminars, workshops, regional student conferences, guest lectures, special presentations and field trips. For more information, go to http://www.siam.org/students/chapters/current.php and click on the school name for SIAM’s Information Page or click on the home icon to go to the Chapter’s own homepage.

Arizona State University
Auburn University
California State University, Fresno
California State University, Stanislaus
Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic Read the rest of this entry »

Student Chapter Funding for 2013-2014

SIAM is accepting requests for funding for up to $500 per SIAM Student Chapter for projects taking place on campus during the 2013-2014 academic year. Download the “Request for Funding” at http://www.siam.org/students/chapters/funding.php,, fill it out, and submit to Nancy Snell , Membership Coordinator, by October 1, 2013.

Recipients named for the Seventh Annual SIAM Student Chapter Certificate of Recognition

SIAM Student Chapter certificates of recognition have been awarded to 73 students who have made outstanding contributions to their SIAM student chapters. This program recognizes the importance of student contributions in creating and sustaining exciting chapters, acknowledges students’ efforts within the greater SIAM community, and provides a noteworthy commendation for students to add to their records for career building.

Chris Rowlatt, president of the Cardiff University SIAM Student Chapter, awarded the SIAM certificate of recogntion for outstanding service to the Cardiff chapter.


Chris Rowlatt, president of the Cardiff University SIAM Student Chapter, awarded the SIAM certificate of recogntion for outstanding service to the Cardiff chapter.

SIAM congratulates all of the recipients and thanks them for their contributions to the development and growth of SIAM student chapters. Read the rest of this entry »

SIAM Chapters Help at CSE13 in Boston

Thanks to the MIT and Tufts SIAM Student Chapters for organizing volunteers to work at the registration desk at CSE13 in Boston. It was a huge meeting and the students really helped out (and got free registration to the conference!)

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Qiang Wu (Tufts), Jiani Zhang (Tufts), Sisir Koppaka (MIT), and Irene Dedoussi (MIT) assist Jennifer Fasy (SIAM staff) at registration desk at CSE13 in Boston.

SIAM Student Chapter Update

SIAM awarded a total of $38,901 to 83 chapters for activities taking place during the 2012-2013 academic year.  Here is a sampling of the activities that SIAM chapters sponsored this year.

Cardiff University, Wales:

The First Annual SIAM Chapter Day held at Cardiff University on January 21 marked the formation of the first SIAM Student Chapter in Wales. The event brought together over 70 research students and faculty in mathematics and engineering, and offered a platform for discussions on a wide range of topics from computational accuracy to mathematical modeling in science and industry to engineering applications. The program included guest lectures by Nick Higham (University of Manchester), Alain Goriely (University of Oxford), Simon Cox (Aberystwyth University), and Matthew Gilbert (University of Sheffield), and poster presentations by doctoral students from Cardiff University and their guests from the Universities of Manchester, Aberystwyth, and Swansea. Lectures may now be downloaded at http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/maths/research/researchgroups/applied/siam/siamday2013.html Read the rest of this entry »

SIAM/MAA Fourth Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference on Applied Mathematics

The SIAM Student Chapter at Shippensberg is hosting its Fourth Mid-Atlantic Student Regional Conference on Applied Mathematics, April 12 -  13, 2013, in partnership with the SIAM Student Chapters at University of Delaware, George Mason University, Penn State University and University of Maryland – Baltimore County. The conference will feature guest speaker Suzanne Lenhart of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and NIMBioS; a career panel; poster and oral presentations; and presentations of COMAP Math Contest in Modeling Team Solutions. Abstract submissions are being accepted until March 28. Some funding is available for student presenters. For more information go to http://webspace.ship.edu/lamelara/siam4.html or contact Dr. Luis Melara, lamelara@ship.edu.

 

5th Annual Computational Science and Engineering Student Conference

[Courtesy of the Purdue University SIAM Student Chapter]
We are proud to announce the 5th Annual Computational Science and Engineering Student Conference (CSESC 2013) organized by SIAM@Purdue. The conference will be held on April 5th, 2013. We invite both graduate and undergraduate students to participate.
The conference includes keynote speakers from different areas (view full list here), students’ oral presentations and a poster session, as well as a closing banquet for presenters.
CSESC provides a space for networking with other students and researchers who perform research in interdisciplinary areas involving computational research.
The best oral presentation and the best poster presented will be monetarily awarded by the committee.
Online registration is NOW OPEN! Please, check the CSESC 2013 website for important dates and more information.

2013 SIAM Front Range Student Conference

The SIAM student chapters of Colorado are hosting their eighth annual regional student conference on applied mathematics for all schools along the Front Range. This event will allow students from different universities in the area to see what is being done in this field and promote interest in applied mathematics in general. This event is open to both undergraduates and graduate students.

Location: University of Colorado at Denver

Date March 2, 2013

For more information: http://amath.colorado.edu/cmsms/index.php?page=conference