CSIAM-JSIAM-KSIAM-ECMI meeting held in Qingdao, China

On the afternoon of October 14, a multi-lateral meeting was held in Huanghai Hotel, Qingdao, China among four ICIAM members, CSIAM (China), JSIAM (Japan), KSIAM (Korea) and ECMI (European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry). The four societies introduced the development of industrial and applied mathematics in their respective countries/region, and discussed the measures to enhance […]

ECMI Modelling Week 2017 – A Student’s Perspective

A video featuring the social aspects of ECMI modelling week 2017.

New Vice-President of ECMI appointed

The ECMI Council has appointed Nataša Krejić as new Vice-President of ECMI. She will take up her duties on 1 January 2018. Nataša Krejić is a full professor at the Department of Mathematics and Informatics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Serbia, and has been a member of the ECMI Council since 2012. Nataša […]

Representation of ECMI in AIP2017

In the 9th Applied Inverse Problems Conference (AIP 2017), Hangzhou, China, two presentations were given by Adérito Araújo (vice president) and Leonidas Mindrinos (council member). Both of them were presented in the mini-symposium: ”Inverse problems in quantitative optical and electrical tomography” organized by L. Mindrinos (Computational Science Center, University of Vienna) and K. Knudsen (Technical […]

ESGI128 – Registration Closes May 26th

Problem statements for the 128th European Study Group with industry are now available  ESGI128 is organised by MACSI to be held in the University of Limerick, Ireland and will take place from 11-16th of June.  Registration will close on Friday 26th of May 2017. Full-board accommodation will be provided to all participants on campus.  The […]

How do they do it in other countries? Industrial and academic collaborations that is!

Simon Kaar For the individual, the pros of working in an academic setting are that you get to ask your own questions, questions that are interesting to you personally. No one is telling you what to do, how to do it, or for that matter keeping track of your time in any way. As long […]

Should we be afraid of flying?

by Daria Semochkina Do you know how many people are afraid of flying? I’m not one of them, I actually quite enjoy flying. I like both the process of flying and the associated anticipation of a new adventure. But for 30-35% of people just a thought of getting on a plane is the reason for a […]

3 minute thesis talk

MACSI PhD student Jean Rizk talks about his PhD research in the area of queuing in less than 3 minutes! This scientific version of the elevator pitch is intended to celebrate doctoral research, hone participants’ communication skills, and disseminate research to the public Jean is a PhD student working with Professor Cathal Walsh Chair of […]

A Canadian in Ireland: The Industrial (Mathematics) Revolution

Dr. Iain Moyles Canada is a country with approximately 35 million people, is the second largest country by land area, and, as of at least November 2016, is the world’s favourite North American country.  In contrast, Ireland is a country of approximately 6 million people, by area would fit into Canada almost 120 times, and, […]

31st ECMI Modelling Week

The 31st ECMI Mathematical Modeling Week will be organized by the Department of Computational Engineering and Physics of Lappeenranta Unversity of Technology (LUT), and will take place on 9-16 July, 2017 at LUT’s campus by Lake Saimaa in Lappeenranta, Finland. More infos can be found here.