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SIAM Activity Group on Linear Algebra Early Career Prize

Established in 2017, the prize will be awarded for the first time to a post-PhD early career researcher for recent research contributions in the field of applicable linear algebra.

Next Call for Nominations Opens May 1, 2019

Prize Description


Prize Description

The SIAM Activity Group on Linear Algebra Early Career Prize (SIAG/LA Early Career Prize) is awarded every three years to one post-PhD early career researcher in the field of applicable linear algebra for outstanding contributions to the field within six years of receiving the PhD or equivalent degree as of January 1 of the award year.


Eligibility Criteria

The candidate’s work must be a significant research contribution to applicable linear algebra. The qualifying contribution(s) for which the award is made must be publicly available and may belong to any aspect of applicable linear algebra. The candidate must have been awarded their PhD no earlier than six years prior to January 1 of the award year and no later than the nomination date. Current graduate students are not eligible for this award.

For the 2021 award, the paper must have been published between the dates of January 1, 2017 – December 31, 2020.


Required Materials

  • Nominator's letter of recommendation for candidate
  • Candidate's CV
  • Two or three letters of support from experts in the field

Winner Announcement

Congratulations to Alex Townsend, who accepted the 2018 SIAG/LA Early Career Prize at the SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra in Hong Kong!


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About the Award


About the SIAM Activity Group on Linear Algebra Early Career Prize


The SIAG/LA Early Career Prize includes a certificate containing the citation. As part of the award, the recipient will be invited to give a brief plenary talk at the conference. SIAM will reimburse the recipient for reasonable travel expenses incurred in giving the talk.

Award Date

The prize will next be awarded in June 2021 at the SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra.


Award Presentation

The Chair of the SIAM Activity Group on Linear Algebra and the Chair of the Prize Committee will announce the award at the SIAM Conference on Applied Linear Algebra and present the award to the recipient. An announcement of the award will appear in SIAM News, and on the activity group's website and newsletter.

Prize History



Prize History

Selection Committee

James Nagy (Chair)
Matthias Bolten
Heike Fassbender
Jennifer A. Scott
Jianlin Xia

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