Welcome to Manchester SIAM-IMA Student Chapter!
The University of Manchester SIAM-IMA 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 Masters 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 and an IMA e-Student, 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. To become an IMA e-Student follow the instructions on the IMA site.
Launch of Math Dot Seminar Series with math.html
We are about to start a new series of seminars, entitled Math Dot, about skills that might be useful for a scientific career, but aren't necessarily covered in other courses. In the future we will be covering topics such as Linux, version control and LaTeX. The first seminar in this series, titled math.html, will be led by Jonathan Deakin and will cover html and basic web design. No experience is required, and there is no registration, so come along next Thursday to find out more.
Chapter Social 2016 (Pizza!)
Manchester SIAM-IMA Student Chapter Committee 2016/2017
We are delighted to announce this year's organising committee members:
- President: Mante Zemaityte
- Vice President: Georgia Lynott
- Secretary: Matthew Gwynne
- Treasurer: Massimiliano Fasi
- Webmaster: Jonathan Deakin
Annual General Meeting 2016
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
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
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.
Jonathan Deakin will be the new webmaster for the rest of the academic year 2015/2016. Congratulations!