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 […]

Visit Limerick June 12-16th 2017!

The MACSI organising committee would like to welcome you to the University of Limerick for the 128th European Study Group with Industry to be held in Ireland from June 12-16th 2017. The European Study Groups with Industry (ESGI) are Europe’s leading example of what open innovation can achieve when industry and academia work together towards a common […]

Study Group ESGI-123/BEEs-01

Hi, this is Sergey Lupuleac. Last autumn we hosted a study group ESGI123 (nice number, isn’t it?).It also has a second name BEEs01 (Business Engineering Education Study groups). We are going to present it here in details because it was really great event and we like to recall it once more. First I want to […]

VACANCY: Post Doctoral Researcher in Mathematical Modelling for use in the Pharmaceutical Industry

VACANCY: Post Doctoral Researcher in Mathematical Modelling for use in the Pharmaceutical Industry. Salary Scale: €37,750 – € 46,225 p.a. The Mathematics Applications Consortium for Science and Industry (MACSI) is Ireland’s largest applied and industrial mathematics group and works closely with scientists and industrial companies across a wide variety of sectors including the Pharmaceutical sector. […]

First Business, Engineering and Educational Study Group (ESGI 123) in St. Petersburg

The three universities Kyiv Polytechnic, Ukraine, University Koblenz-Landau, Germany and Polytechnic University St. Petersburg, Russia cooperate in organizing a series of Study Groups with Industry. The three partners are long-term members of ECMI and initiated their collaboration in 2015 with a joint proposal to the German Volkswagen-Foundation. Based on a three years grant, the partners […]

Cryptography and cyber-security at NTNU and the mathematics of electronic elections.

(by Kristian Gjøsteen, Professor at NTNU) Cryptography as a practice is very old, dating back at least 2000 years. The birth of modern cryptography can reasonably be set to 1976, when Diffie and Hellman published their seminal paper «New directions in cryptography» containing the first protocol to allow Alice and Bob to communicate securely without first […]

Improving weather forecasting using mathematics

Weather affects all of us and we take a close interest in it; national and regional television news reports typically finish with a weather forecast watched by millions. Accurate weather forecasting has become essential in the transport, agricultural and energy sectors, and for managing the day-to-day operations of the emergency services. The challenge The Met […]

The Mathematics for Industry Network (MI-NET)

Bath IMI is delighted to host the MI-NET (Mathematics for Industry Network). Through Horizon 2020 COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) funding 2015-2019, MI-NET supports a pan-European programme of activities to leverage existing industrial maths activity in Europe, increase the uptake of mathematics in industry, and support the next generation of industrial mathematicians. What we […]

Nanoparticle synthesis via precipitation from solution

Article written by V. Cregan, CRM Nanotechnology is predicted to play a profound role in the future by impacting a variety of fields such as medicine, renewable energy, industrial production, amongst others. Nanoparticles, small units of matter with dimensions in the range 1-100 nm, lie at the interface of bulk materials and atomic structures, and […]

European Study Group with Industry 118th – Dublin Ireland

This year’s Irish European Study Group with Industry (ESGI), will be held in Dublin in UCD on July 4-8th 2016. ESGI 118 has a wide range of problems  from Modelling and investigating of defects occurring in steel galvanisation process to Optimisation of the Flow Through an Industrial Slurry Storage Tank and Anomaly detection within a time series of web […]