Numerical Analysis PhD student wins SIAM Student Paper Prize
Congratulations to Numerical Analysis PhD student Mario Berljafa on winning the 2016 SIAM Student Paper Prize
2015 and 2016 SIAM Student Paper Prize winners were awarded at the opening ceremony of the SIAM Annual Meeting on Monday 11th July 2016. Numerical Analysis PhD student Mario Berljafa won the prize for his joint paper with Senior Lecturer in Numerical Analysis Dr. Stefan Guettel, entitled 'Generalized Rational Krylov Decompositions with an Application to Rational Approximation'.
The SIAM Student Paper Prizes are awarded every year to the student author(s) of the most outstanding paper(s) submitted to the SIAM Student Paper Competition. This award is based solely on the merit and content of the student's contribution to the submitted paper. Each recipient of the SIAM Student Paper Prize receives a framed certificate and reimbursement of up to $500 toward travel expenses. A cash prize of $1,000 per paper is awarded.
The purpose of the Student Paper Prizes is to recognize outstanding scholarship by students in applied mathematics or computing.