Welcome to Manchester SIAM Student Chapter!

The Manchester SIAM Student 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 Nick Higham and David Silvester.

News and oncoming events

08:27, 12.11.2014.
Chapter Participation in the Postgraduate Open Day and the SIAM Student Blog Post

Recently, the organising committee had participated in introducing the Chapter and SIAM at the Postgraduate Open Day organised annually at the School of Mathematics! The president and vice-president were invited to submit their accounts to SIAM, along with the promotional poster created. You can find the blog post on the SIAM student blog and the promotional poster.

19:22, 18.10.2014.
Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Committee 2014

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

  • President: Sophia Bethany Coban
  • Vice-President: Christopher Mower
  • Secretary: Zehui Jin
  • Treasurer: Mario Berljafa
  • Webmaster: Weijian Zhang

Past news and events

17:51, 01.03.2014.
Annual Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Conference 2014
Ladies and gents! It is that time of the year for another SIAM Student Chapter Conference!

This 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 University of Manchester, and will take place on Friday, 2nd May, 2014, in the Alan Turing Building.

We are looking for PhD students to present talks and posters throughout the day.

For more information and registration, please visit the conference page.

18:15, 10.01.2014.
Busy, Busy, Busy!
The new organising committee has been formed and the roles are delegated!

We are currently busy with organising the Annual Manchester SIAM Student Chapter 2014. If you have any suggestions for this year's chapter, or ideas for future events, please contact us.

17:19, 01.04.2013.
Annual Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Conference 2013

A one day conference for all interested or working in applied or industrial mathematics, including undergraduates, postgraduates and staff, will take place on the 20th May 2013 in the Alan Turing Building, Manchester University.

We are looking for PhD students to present talks and posters throughout the day.

More information and registration page for the conference can be found here.

17:19, 07.01.2013.
SIAM Annual Meeting 2013
As part of the 2013 SIAM Annual Meeting in San Diego, California, July 8 - 12, 2013 a representative of the University of Manchester Chapter of SIAM will present a paper during Student Days on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 and represent the Chapter at the Chapter Meeting with SIAM Leadership.
17:19, 07.01.2013.
SIAM Chapter Day
This one-day event will take place on January 21st, 2013 at Cardiff School of Mathematics. It is the first in an annual series which aims to provide a platform for discussions on current research on mathematical modelling, analysis, and simulation of problems in science and engineering.
More information on the event can be found here.
SIAM National Student Chapter Conference 2012
This conference aimed to bring PhD and postdoctoral applied mathematicians from a wide variety of research areas into one place. This one day event consisted of four plenary lectures, sixteen talks from PhDs and postdocs (split into two parallel sessions) and a poster session and there were prizes for the best talk and poster of the day.
More information on this conference can be found here.
Advances in Numerical Computation: A Workshop in Honour of Sven Hammarling
This workshop was held on Tuesday, 5th July, 2011 and it presented recent advances in several areas of numerical computation. It was held to honour Sven Hammarling on the occasion of his 70th birthday. Sven is a Senior Honorary Research Fellow in the Numerical Analysis Group at the University of Manchester and a Principal Consultant at NAG.
More information on the workshop can be found here.
Second Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Conference, 20th May, 2011
This was a one day conference held in the Frank Adams Rooms 1 and 2, Alan Turing Building, University of Manchester and aimed at those interested or working in applied or industrial mathematics, including undergraduates, postgraduates and staff. The talks were aimed at a general applied maths background and were given by students and members of staff from in- and outside of the University of Manchester. This conference also included a poster session.
More information on the conference can be found here.
SIAM Afternoon of Talks, 25th March, 2011
This meeting took place in Frank Adams Room 1.212, Alan Turing Building, University of Manchester, at 2pm. The schedule can be found here.
SIAM UKIE 2011
At the annual SIAM UKIE meeting, Friday, 7th January, 2011, a poster session was organized by the Manchester SIAM Student Chapter.
Annual Business Meeting
The annual business meeting was organized in Frank Adams Room 2, on Wednesday, 27th July, 2010, at 2pm.
Minutes can be found here (PDF, 74.13KiB; last change: 6.1.2013., 03:09).
Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Event
Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Event was held on Thursday, 22nd July, 2010 and featured a talk by Jack Dongarra: Impact of Architecture and Technology for Extreme Scale on Software and Algorithm Design (PDF, 1.13MiB; last change: 6.1.2013., 03:09).
Annual Business Meeting
The annual business meeting was organized on Tuesday, 4th May, 2010 at 12pm.
Minutes can be found here (PDF, 52.23KiB; last change: 6.1.2013., 03:09).
First Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Conference
This was a one day conference held in the Alan Turing Building, University of Manchester, aimed at those interested or working in applied or industrial mathematics, including undergraduates, postgraduates and staff. There were talks given by students, faculty members, and industry. The talks were aimed at a general applied maths background.
More information on the conference can be foundhere.