Further News from ECMI 2018

The plenary lectures on Thursday were given by Professor Anddrew Stuart, from CalTech, USA and Anna Marciniak-Czochra, from University of Heidelberg, Germany. The title of the first plenary talk was The Legacy of Rudolph Kalman. He started from the original work of Rudolph Kalman, which was the first paper to develop a systematic, principled approach […]

Second and Third Days of ECMI 2018

The plenary lectures on Tuesday were given by Professor Samuli Siltanen, from University of Helsinki and Professor Gábor Stépán, from Budapest University of Technology and Economics, member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Europe. The title of the first plenary talk was Three-dimensional X-ray Vision by Sparse Tomography. He presented his […]

ECMI prize distribution

As a tradition of ECMI conferences the Anile and Wacker Prizes were awarded during the opening ceremony. The Anile prize, honouring Professor Angelo Marcello Anile, (1948-2007) of the University of Catania, is given to a young researcher for an excellent PhD thesis in industrial mathematics. The prize was given to Peter Gangl, from Johannes Kepler Universität […]

ECMI 2018 Budapest was opened

We are happy to announce that ECMI 2018 has been opened by the president of ECMI. In the opening ceremony the chair of the Scientific Committee, László Monostori greeted the participants. Péter Simon, the chair of the Organizing Committee emphasized that the conference focuses on various highlighted fields of industrial and applied mathematics, such as […]

ECMI 2018 Conference launching

We are pleased to announce that the 20th European Conference on Mathematics for Industry, ECMI 2018 will be launched on 18th June, 2018 in Budapest. The series of European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry (ECMI) conferences are devoted to enforce the interaction between academy and industry, leading to innovations in both fields. These events have […]

Comparison of statistical techniques for the analysis of ”omics” data

This report refers to a project which has been assigned to a group of students in the MSc in Mathematics at Università degli Studi di Milano during a modeling seminar, in the academic year 2017/18. They faced the following problem. A group of biochemists in the University of Milan conducted an experiment testing the effect […]

Postdoctoral position in Coimbra

Postdoctoral position in computational mathematics (focusing on image processing and analysis, visualization, numerical analysis, optimization,  inverse problems in imaging, partial differential equations –  with applications in medicine) in the framework of the interdisciplinary research project “Multi-Cam Capsule Endoscopy Imagery: 3d Capsule Location and Detection of Abnormalities”, with reference  POCI-01-0145-FEDER-028960, of FCT – Portuguese national funding agency […]

Open for applications: MSc in Mathematical Modelling

MSc in Mathematical Modelling The course will be run by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the Univesrity of Limerick in association with MACSI. Course description This course will provide training in applied mathematics techniques and will focus on mathematical models of real-world processes, their formulation in terms of differential equations and methods of solution – […]

A Markov Chain approach to evaluate the impact of CAP Greening on land use in Lombardy region

A recent reform has redesigned Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) contents over the programming period 2015-2020, introducing important changes in the funding strategies, called “Greening”, which reward “agricultural practices beneficial for the climate and the environment” (EU regulation 1307/2013), namely i) arable crops diversification, ii) maintenance of permanent grassland and iii) ecological focus areas (EFA). These […]