Mathematical modelling of the Germasogeia aquifer

by Dr Katerina Kaouri, Dr Raka Mondal, Dr Sourav Mondal and Graham Benham    Water is a scarce, precious commodity in Cyprus and in the wider Mediterranean region. While seeking suitable challenges for the 1st Study Group with Industry in Cyprus (125th European Study Group with Industry), Dr Katerina Kaouri approached the Cyprus Water Development Department (WDD), […]

European Study Groups with Industry – what’s the point?

In January I attended my first industrial maths study group: focused on agri-food and co-hosted by the Knowledge Transfer Network and the Bath Institute for Mathematical Innovation. Study groups are, usually, an intensive week of brainstorming and problem-solving by mathematicians and industry representatives. The agri-food study group was a condensed format over three days and […]

Industrial case-studies with the InFoMM CDT

I am in my second year of study with the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Industrially Focused Mathematical Modelling (InFoMM). In this program, we undertake a year of training in cutting-edge mathematical techniques and learn about many aspects of industry, before choosing and working on our DPhil in years two to four. A highlight […]

115th European Study Group with Industry in Barcelona

We are pleased to announce that the 115th European Study Group with Industry (ESGI) will be held at the Centre de Recerca Matemàtica, Barcelona on the 25th-29th January 2016. ESGIs are week-long problem solving workshops which provide a unique opportunity for industrial scientists to work alongside academic mathematicians on problems of direct industrial relevance. The ESGIs first started […]

MODCLIM project and ESGI 112 workshop

On September 7-11, 2015 a one-week problem solving workshop took place in Lappeenranta, Finland in conjunction with ESGI 112 workshop. The topic of the event was mathematical and computational projects coming from industry. This Modelling Clinic was carried out using the Mathematical Study Group format ( The audience was presented 7 problems of industrial […]

ESGIs in January 2016

This is the first announcement for an ESGI to be held in Barcelona from 25-29 January 2016. The meeting will take place in the Centre de Recerca Matematica. More details will appear in the near future on the website The Dutch ESGI will be held in Nijemegen during the same week as the Barcelona meeting. […]

110A European Study Group with Industry

The 110Ath ESGI will be held at the Universidad de Santiago de Compostela from 29 June to 2nd July. Inscriptions close on June 25th. Full details may be found at