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CAIMS*SCMAI E-News Volume 24 Number 1

Editor: Christina Christara

  1. Please renew your CAIMS*SCMAI membership for 2024
  2. Call for candidates in the CAIMS*SCMAI 2024 elections, deadline 31-01-2024
  3. Looking for old CAIMS*SCMAI newsletters, your help is needed
  4. The 25th Canadian Symposium on Fluid Dynamics, during CAIMS*SCMAI meeting 2024
  5. Faculty position: Queen’s University, deadline Feb 10, 2024

1. Please renew your CAIMS*SCMAI membership for 2024

Please support Applied and Industrial Mathematics in Canada
by renewing your membership to CAIMS*SCMAI.
Note that CAIMS*SCMAI memberships are for the calender year,
unless they are lifetime.

So, unless your membership is lifetime, or unless you renewed very recently, your membership has expired.
If you have a question whether you are a member,
you can contact secretary@caims.ca

To renew your membership, go to (the bottom of webpage)
https://caims.ca/individual-membership/


2. Call for candidates in the CAIMS*SCMAI 2024 elections, deadline 31-01-2024

CAIMS*SCMAI will be holding its 2024 elections in March-April 2024.
The open positions are

+ Communications Officer (duration 3 years)
+ Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and Membership (EDIM) Officer (duration 3 years)
+ Two Board Members-at-Large (duration 3 years each)

All members of CAIMS*SCMAI are invited to put forward names of candidates for these offices. Applications should reach the CAIMS*SCMAI Secretary, Christina Christara (secretary@caims.ca) by January 31, 2024.

Once you express interest for a position, you will be asked to provide a short statement (half a page bio and similar information) and a picture of yourself.


3. Looking for old CAIMS*SCMAI newsletters, your help is needed

In an effort to archive the history of CAIMS*SCMAI,
we plan to collect all old CAIMS*SCMAI newsletters,
scan and place them on our website.

Currently, all newsletters from 2004 till today (vols 59-78) are electronic and already available in
https://caims.ca/e-news_archive/

We managed to collect hard-copies of many older (including the inaugural) CAIMS*SCMAI newsletters, but we are missing some.
More specifically, we are missing

Vol Month Year
 6 Sep 1981
10 Dec 1982
11 Apr 1983
12 Sep 1983
20 Apr 1986
22 Dec 1986
23 Apr 1987
24 Sep 1987
26 Apr 1988
27 Sep 1988
32 Apr 1990
36 Sep 1991

If anyone has any of the above missing newsletters, please,
contact the CAIMS*SCMAI Secretary, Christina Christara (secretary@caims.ca).


4. The 25th Canadian Symposium on Fluid Dynamics, during CAIMS*SCMAI meeting 2024

The 25th Canadian Symposium on Fluid Dynamics (CSFD) will be held during the 2024 CAIMS*SCMAI Annual Meeting,
in Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, June 24-27, 2024.

This will be a special edition, since CSFD will celebrate its 50th anniversary.
The organizers of the 25th CSFD are:
+ Ian Frigaard (University of British Columbia, frigaard@math.ubc.ca)
+ Nicholas Kevlahan (McMaster University, kevlahan@mcmaster.ca)
+ Giusy Mazzone (Queen’s University, giusy.mazzone@queensu.ca)
+ Seyed M. Taghavi (Université Laval, Seyed-Mohammad.Taghavi@gch.ulaval.ca)

We are pleased to announce that the CSFD Plenary Speaker at CAIMS 2024 will be
+ Annalisa Quaini from the University of Houston.

For more information, including registration and student travel support, please visit the CAIMS 2024 website: https://caims2024.org.

The 25th CSFD organizing committee gratefully acknowledges the generous support of The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences.


5. Faculty position: Queen’s University, deadline Feb 10, 2024

The Stephen J.R. Smith Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and
the Faculty of Arts and Science at Queen’s University
invite applications for a Joint Appointment in Engineering Mathematics.

This is a tenure-track teaching-focused faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor with specialization in Mathematics and Engineering.
The preferred start date for the appointment is July 1, 2024.

The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, or a related discipline by the start date of the appointment.

The application process is through mathjobs.org

In order to ensure full consideration, complete applications should be received by February 10, 2024.

For more information see
https://caims.ca/current-positions/joint-appointment-engineering-mathematics-queens-university/

CAIMS*SCMAI maintains a page of paid job ads at
https://caims.ca/current-positions/

For information how to purchase a job ad on the CAIMS*SCMAI webpage, see
https://caims.ca/posting-advertisements/


CAIMS*SCMAI E–News Information

CAIMS*SCMAI E–News is distributed electronically several times a year by the Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society * Société Canadienne de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles (http://www.caims.ca).

Past issues are available on the web at http://www.caims.ca/e-news_archive

Submissions are welcome and should be sent in plain text format to:
Christina Christara, CAIMS*SCMAI Secretary Email: secretary@caims.ca
or
Morgan Craig, CAIMS*SCMAI Communications-Officer Email: communications-officer@caims.ca

The views expressed herein do not necessarily represent those of the Board or Membership of CAIMS*SCMAI. The editorial policy of this publication is to encourage the discussion of issues and facilitate the dissemination of information relevant to Canadian applied and industrial mathematics.

If you wish to have your name removed from the e-mailing list for the CAIMS*SCMAI ENews, please send an email message to Christina Christara as above.

About CAIMS

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society, which dates from 1979, has a growing presence in industrial, mathematical, scientific and technological circles within and outside of Canada.

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