This research area covers applied geometry, algebraic geometry, and geometric design covering mathematics and computing in related areas of diverse applications in areas like biology, coding theory, complexity theory, computer graphics, computer vision, cryptography, game theory and economics, and robotics. Applied geometry also includes mathematical and computational issues that arise in generating and processing geometric information for various engineering applications.

By Kyle Meyer, Ivan Soprunov, and Jenya Soprunova SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 3, Page 432-467, January 2022. For a given lattice polytope $P\subset\mathbb{R}^3$, consider the space $\mathcal{L}_P$ of trivariate polynomials...

By Guo-Wei Wei
SARS-CoV-2 is an extremely sophisticated virus with 29 different proteins. This number includes the spike protein, which enables viral cell entry through its interaction with ...

By Joseph D. Johnson, Adam M. Redlich, and Daniel M. Abrams SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 625-639, August 2022. Firms in the U.S. spend over $200 billion each year advertising their products to consumers, around one percent...

By Kangjin Han and Hyunsuk Moon SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 3, Page 407-431, January 2022. In this paper we consider the Waring rank of monomials over the real and...

By Demi L. Gandy and Martin R. Nelson SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 728-747, August 2022. The Gray--Scott model is a widely studied autocatalytic model that exhibits a range of interesting pattern formation behavior, as...

By Volker H. Schulz SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 751-759, August 2022. The section starts with two hot topics combined into one book: data-driven science and COVID-19. In our featured review,...

By Manlio Gaudioso and Jean-Baptiste Hiriart-Urruty SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 713-727, August 2022. We consider, and study with elementary calculus, the polyhedral norms $||x||_{(k)}=$ sum of the $\mathit{k}$ largest among the $|x_{i}|$'s....

By Qinmeng Zou and Frédéric Magoulès SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 517-553, August 2022. The primary aim of this paper is to provide a review of the last few decades of research focused...

By Darinka Dentcheva SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 711-712, August 2022. This issue of SIAM Review presents two papers in the Education section. The first paper, “Deforming $\|\cdot\|_1$ into $\|\cdot\|_\infty$...

By Nate Veldt, Austin R. Benson, and Jon Kleinberg SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 650-685, August 2022. The minimum $s$-$t$ cut problem in graphs is one of the most fundamental problems in combinatorial optimization, and graph...

By Kyle Meyer, Ivan Soprunov, and Jenya Soprunova SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 3, Page 432-467, January 2022. For a given lattice polytope $P\subset\mathbb{R}^3$, consider the space $\mathcal{L}_P$ of trivariate polynomials...

By Joseph D. Johnson, Adam M. Redlich, and Daniel M. Abrams SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 625-639, August 2022. Firms in the U.S. spend over $200 billion each year advertising their products to consumers, around one percent...

By Kangjin Han and Hyunsuk Moon SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 3, Page 407-431, January 2022. In this paper we consider the Waring rank of monomials over the real and...

By Demi L. Gandy and Martin R. Nelson SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 728-747, August 2022. The Gray--Scott model is a widely studied autocatalytic model that exhibits a range of interesting pattern formation behavior, as...

By Volker H. Schulz SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 751-759, August 2022. The section starts with two hot topics combined into one book: data-driven science and COVID-19. In our featured review,...

By Manlio Gaudioso and Jean-Baptiste Hiriart-Urruty SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 713-727, August 2022. We consider, and study with elementary calculus, the polyhedral norms $||x||_{(k)}=$ sum of the $\mathit{k}$ largest among the $|x_{i}|$'s....

By Qinmeng Zou and Frédéric Magoulès SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 517-553, August 2022. The primary aim of this paper is to provide a review of the last few decades of research focused...

By Darinka Dentcheva SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 711-712, August 2022. This issue of SIAM Review presents two papers in the Education section. The first paper, “Deforming $\|\cdot\|_1$ into $\|\cdot\|_\infty$...

By Nate Veldt, Austin R. Benson, and Jon Kleinberg SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 650-685, August 2022. The minimum $s$-$t$ cut problem in graphs is one of the most fundamental problems in combinatorial optimization, and graph...

By Paolo Guasoni and Yu-Jui Huang SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 689-709, August 2022. Federal student loans are fixed-rate debt contracts with three main special features: (i) borrowers can use income-driven schemes to...

By Misha E. Kilmer SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 623-624, August 2022. What's in a name [brand]? In the first of three Research Spotlights articles this issue, authors Joseph D....

By Mark Van der Boor, Sem C. Borst, Johan S. H. Van Leeuwaarden, and Debankur Mukherjee SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 554-622, August 2022. In this survey we provide an overview of recent advances on scalable load balancing schemes which provide favorable delay...

By The Editors SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 687-687, August 2022. In this section we present “Minimizing the Repayment Cost of Federal Student Loans,” by Paolo Guasoni and Yu-Jui Huang....

By Andy Wathen SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 640-649, August 2022. The solution of systems of linear(ized) equations lies at the heart of many problems in scientific computing. In particular,...

By J. M. Sanz-Serna SIAM Review, Volume 64, Issue 3, Page 515-515, August 2022. This issue contains two Survey and Review papers. The first, by Qinmeng Zou and Frédéric Magoulès, is “Delayed Gradient...

By Kathlén Kohn, Thomas Merkh, Guido Montúfar, and Matthew Trager SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 3, Page 368-406, January 2022. We study the family of functions that are represented by a linear convolutional network...

By Alexey Ovchinnikov, Anand Pillay, Gleb Pogudin, and Thomas Scanlon SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 3, Page 339-367, January 2022. Structural identifiability is a property of an ODE model with parameters that allows for...

By Ettore Turatti SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 319-338, June 2022. In this paper we study the locus of singular tuples of a complex-valued multisymmetric...

By Michael Lesnick and Matthew Wright SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 267-298, June 2022. Motivated by applications to topological data analysis, we give an efficient algorithm for computing...

By Saugata Basu and Ali Mohammad-Nezhad SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 299-318, June 2022. In this paper, we investigate the complexity of the central path of semidefinite optimization...

By Sven C. Polak SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 243-266, June 2022. For given integers $n$ and $d$, both at least 2, we consider a homogeneous...

By J. Elisenda Grigsby and Kathryn Lindsey SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 216-242, June 2022. Let $F: \mathbb{R}^n \rightarrow \mathbb{R}$ be a feedforward ReLU neural network. It is well-known...

By Daniel Irving Bernstein SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 190-215, June 2022. We characterize the combinatorial types of symmetric frameworks in the plane that are minimally...

By Alberto Ravagnani SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 156-189, June 2022. We study the Whitney numbers of the first kind of combinatorial geometries, in connection...

By Anina Gruica and Alberto Ravagnani SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 79-110, June 2022. Motivated by applications to the theory of rank-metric codes, we study the problem of...

By Alexander McCleary and Amit Patel SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 134-155, June 2022. We build a functorial pipeline for persistent homology. The input to this pipeline is...

By Jie Wang SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry, Volume 6, Issue 2, Page 111-133, June 2022. The concept of sums of nonnegative circuit (SONC) polynomials was recently introduced as a...

By Guo-Wei Wei
SARS-CoV-2 is an extremely sophisticated virus with 29 different proteins. This number includes the spike protein, which enables viral cell entry through its interaction with ...

The aim of ALENEX is to provide a forum for the presentation of original research in the design, implementation, and experimental evaluation of algorithms and data structures. Typical submissions ...

In the United States, May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. As we recognize the importance of Asian American and Pacific Islander mathematicians throughout history and their ...

How to Be Creative: A Practical Guide for the Mathematical Sciences , written by Nicholas J. Higham and Dennis Sherwood, is a how-to guide that gives a six-step process for generating great ideas ...

By Lenore J. Cowen
Large public databases that aggregate the many results of experiments in cell biology are increasingly expanding our knowledge of the relationships between human genes. ...

This prize was created in 2013 to emphasize George Pólya’s legacy of communicating mathematics effectively. It joins two long-standing Pólya prizes SIAM has awarded in combinatorics and other fields beginning in 1969.

Established in 1998 in memory of Ralph E. Kleinman, the prize recognizes contributions that bridge the gap between high-level mathematics and engineering problems. The award is based on the quality and impact of the mathematics.

Established in 2016, the prize is awarded to an individual in their early career for research contributions to the field of algebraic geometry and its applications.

Established in 2018, the prize is awarded to an early career researcher for recent research contributions in the field of geometric design and processing.

This joint prize was established in 2002 to honor Sonia Kovalevsky and her work on the theory of differential equations. It is awarded to anyone in the scientific or engineering community whose work highlights the achievements of women in applied and computational mathematics. Nominations can be submitted via the AWM website.

The SIAM Student Paper Prize is awarded annually to the student author(s) of the most outstanding paper(s) accepted by SIAM journals within the three years preceding the nomination deadline. Starting with the 2018 award, the focus of the prize is to recognize outstanding scholarship by students in SIAM journals.

Established in 1967, the prize honors George David Birkhoff (1884-1944), who served as the American Mathematical Society (AMS) President during 1925-1926. The prize is awarded every three years by SIAM and AMS for an outstanding contribution to applied mathematics. Nominations can be submitted via the AMS website.

The prize was established in 1986 in memory of Richard C. DiPrima, who served SIAM for many years and in 1979–1980 as SIAM President. It aims to recognize an early career researcher in applied mathematics and is based on the doctoral dissertation.

Established in 1967, the prize honors Norbert Wiener, a founder of the field of cybernetics. The prize is awarded every three years by SIAM and the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for an outstanding contribution to applied mathematics. Nominations can be submitted via the AMS website.

The George Pólya Prize in Mathematics was established in 1992 as an extension into other fields of the George Pólya Prize in Combinatorics. It is awarded in areas of interest to George Pólya not covered by SIAM’s other Pólya Prizes.

The Pioneer Prize is awarded every four years at the International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM) Congress to one individual for pioneering work introducing applied mathematical methods and scientific computing techniques to an industrial problem area or a new scientific field of applications. Nominations can be submitted via the ICIAM website.

Through the generosity and inspiration of Gerald and Judith Porter, the Mathematical Association of America (MAA), American Mathematical Society (AMS), and SIAM offer this annual lecture at the Joint Mathematics Meetings. The lecture, first awarded in 2010, is given on a mathematical topic accessible to the broader community.

Named in honor of I. E. Block, a co-founder and the first managing director of SIAM, this lecture is open to the public at the SIAM Annual Meeting. It is intended to encourage public appreciation of applied mathematics and computational science by reaching out to the local community.

Established in 1959, the prize honors John von Neumann, a founder of modern computing. The prize is awarded annually for distinguished contributions to applied mathematics and for the effective communication of these ideas to the community.

The JPBM Communications Award is given annually to reward and encourage communicators who, on a sustained basis, bring mathematical ideas and information to non-mathematical audiences. The prize may be awarded in two categories: For Public Outreach and For Expository and Popular Books. Nominations can be submitted via the AMS website.

The MAA-SIAM-AMS Hrabowski-Gates-Tapia-McBay (HGTM) Lecture is named after four influential scientists of color: Freeman Hrabowski, President of the University of Maryland at Baltimore County; James S. Gates, University of Maryland, College Park; Richard Tapia, Rice University; and Shirley McBay, Founder and former President of Quality Education for Minorities. This lecture started in 2016 as an activity of the Mathematical Association of America’s Committee on Minority Participation and became a jointly sponsored MAA-SIAM-AMS event in 2018.

The prize recognizes students for outstanding solutions to real world math problems. It is awarded to six of the teams judged "Outstanding" in the Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM) administered annually by the Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (COMAP). Registration is accepted via the COMAP website.

The SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize is not currently active. For the 20 years before it was discontinued in 2019, the SIAM Outstanding Paper Prizes brought attention to papers published in SIAM journals. Three awards were made each year to the authors of papers deemed by SIAM journal editors-in-chief worthy of particular attention.

The prize, established in 1985 and originally intended to be awarded periodically, is now awarded annually for contributions to the advancement of applied mathematics on the national or international level.

This group is concerned with the mathematical and computational issues that arise in generating and processing geometric information for various engineering applications, such as mechanical design, process planning, and manufacturing. The scope of the group's activities encompasses a wide spectrum of scientific, technological, and other skills, ranging from rigorous mathematics to the subjective aesthetics of shape.

The purpose of this activity group is to bring together researchers who use algebraic geometry in industrial and applied mathematics. "Algebraic geometry" is interpreted broadly to include at least: algebraic geometry, commutative algebra, noncommutative algebra, symbolic and numeric computation, algebraic and geometric combinatorics, representation theory, and algebraic topology.

SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry (SIAGA) journal publishes research articles of exceptional quality on the development of algebraic, geometric, and topological methods with a strong connection to applications. Mathematical areas covered include algebraic geometry, algebraic and topological combinatorics, algebraic topology, commutative and noncommutative algebra, convex and discrete geometry, differential geometry, multilinear and tensor algebra, number theory, representation theory, symbolic and numerical computation.

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Fellowships

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