Edinburgh Student Chapter hosts inaugural conferenceMarch 23, 2010
The Edinburgh SIAM Student Chapter will hold its inaugural conference on March 31, 2010. The conference is open to undergraduates, post-graduate students, and academics of mathematics, engineering and other branches of science, and is aimed at promoting interactions between students, researchers and academics with an interest in mathematics and its applications.
The day will feature two distinguished plenary speakers: Prof Sir David Wallace, (Director of the Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, and Master of Churchill College, Cambridge) and Dr Robert Leese (Director of the Smith Institute for Industrial Mathematics and System Engineering, and Fellow of St. Catherine's College, Oxford). In addition there will be short talks by student participants, and a poster session with a prize awarded for the best poster.
For more information go to http://www.ma.hw.ac.uk/siamstudentchapter/events.html.