Welcome to Manchester SIAM Student Chapter!

The University of Manchester SIAM Student Chapter encourages the promotion of applied mathematics and computational science to students, especially, but not limited to, graduate students. The Chapter was set up in December 2009, and is run by a committee of PhD and Master students at The University of Manchester, with help from our Faculty Advisors Nicholas J. Higham and David Silvester.

If you are a member of SIAM, you can join the Chapter now by filling the registration form. SIAM membership is free of charge for all the students of the University of Manchester, if you are not a SIAM member yet you can apply here.

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News

The Manchester SIAM-IMA Student Chapter is proud to host the first Julia workshop in the UK, consisting of six plenary talks and two practical sessions led by core Julia contributors. The workshop aims to explain what Julia is, how to use it and how it is used in areas such as optimisation, natural language processing, statistics, materials science and computational biology. The deadline for registration is 11 September. The event is free for students but there is a registration fee of £25 for non-students. Click here for more information.

Annual General Meeting 2016

2 months ago

At 5:30PM on Thursday the 9th of June we will be hosting our Annual General Meeting of the Chapter. The agenda for the meeting will consist of a review of this year's activities including plans for next year's events. It is an opportunity for you to have a say in the future activities. Free drinks and pizza will be served. Places are limited, please register here.

Weijian Zhang wins SIAM Student Chapter Certificate of Recognition

3 months ago

We are pleased to announce that the Manchester SIAM Student Chapter president Weijian Zhang has been awarded the SIAM Student Chapter Certificate of Recognition, Congratulations! The award is to recognise Weijian's outstanding service and contribution to the chapter, and was presented at the closing of the 6th annual Manchester SIAM student Chapter conference.

Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Conference

5 months ago

We are pleased to announce the 6th Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Conference (MSSCC16). It will be held in Frank Adams 1, Alan Turing Building on 4th May 2016.

This annual conference is a one-day event for all interested or working in applied or industrial mathematics. The event is organised for undergraduates, postgraduates and staff of the University of Manchester.

Up-to-date information and registration can be found on the conference website.

Webmaster appointed

6 months ago

Jonathan Deakin will be the new webmaster for the rest of the academic year 2015/2016. Congratulations!

Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Blog

9 months ago

Vice president election

9 months ago

Mante Zemaityte will be the new vice president for the academic year 2015/2016. Congratulations!

Second Manchester SIAM Sabisu Challenge

10 months ago

The second Manchester SIAM Sabisu Challenge is approaching. The event is organised for undergraduate and postgraduate students from the University of Manchester, and will be on Wednesday, the 9th of December.

Second Manchester SIAM Social Event 2015

11 months ago

Our second Manchester SIAM Social Event is to be held on Thursday, the 19th of November. You are encouraged to join us to learn about the SIAM organisation, our chapter and future activities, and have some free pizza and drinks!

You need to be a member of the Chapter to attend this event. If you haven't joined us yet, you can register online now!

Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Committee 2015/2016

11 months ago

We are delighted to announce this year's organising committee members:

  • President: Weijian Zhang
  • Secretary: Matthew Gwynne
  • Treasurer: Mario Berljafa
  • Webmaster: Massimiliano Fasi
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