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Climate, Black Holes and Vorticity: How on Earth are They Related?

Climate, Black Holes and Vorticity: How on Earth are They Related?

What do climate, black holes, and vorticity have in common? They are all related through oceanic eddies.

Tracing Genealogy Within an Invasion Wave

Tracing Genealogy Within an Invasion Wave

Invasion waves arise in many systems, including wound healing and brain tumor expansion.

Obituaries

Obituaries

David Stifler Johnson, a leader in theoretical computer science, passed away on March 8, 2016, at age 70.

Applied Algebra and Geometry: A SIAGA of Seven Pictures

Applied Algebra and Geometry: A SIAGA of Seven Pictures

The last installment of our intro to the new SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry explores Bézier curves, the Rubik’s Cube, and a Kummer surface. 

New York City Students Get a Glimpse of Math in Action

New York City Students Get a Glimpse of Math in Action

The Moody’s Mega Math Workshop helped students connect math to real-world issues.

Math Models Examine the Effectiveness of Car-Sharing

Math Models Examine the Effectiveness of Car-Sharing

Car-sharing’s variability made it a perfect topic for the eleventh annual Moody’s Mega Math (M3)...

The Future of High Performance Scientific Computing is Anything but Clear

The Future of High Performance Scientific Computing is Anything but Clear

Cutting-edge scientific computing has relied for decades on what seems to be a never-ending parade of faster and faster computers.

Euler in the Age of Enlightenment

Euler in the Age of Enlightenment

  James Case reviews Robert Calinger's Leonhard Euler: Mathematical Genius in the Enlightenment.

The Final Touch? Solving Smale’s 17th Challenge Problem

The Final Touch? Solving Smale’s 17th Challenge Problem

In 1998, Stephen Smale published a list of 18 challenge problems for the 21st century.

Particles with Negative Mass and the Krein–Moser Theory

Particles with Negative Mass and the Krein–Moser Theory

Imagining objects with negative mass may seem like a scholastic exercise. But we can interpret some real physical phenomena as the occurrence of particles with negative mass.

Network Data: Dealing with Incompleteness and Bias

Network Data: Dealing with Incompleteness and Bias

Methods used to construct networks and the resulting bias and incompleteness draw limited attention.

Academia and Industry Meet at Emory University’s SIAM Student Meeting

Academia and Industry Meet at Emory University’s SIAM Student Meeting

The Emory University Chapter of SIAM hosted “Math & Industry: Happily Ever After” this March.

Recipients named for 10th annual SIAM Student Chapter Certificate of Recognition

SIAM Student Chapter certificates of recognition have been awarded to 97 students who have made outstanding contributions to their SIAM student chapters. This program recognizes the...

SIAM Student Chapters to present research at AN16

For the past 13 years, SIAM Student Chapters have been invited to send representatives to the SIAM Annual Meeting to...