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CAIMS-SCMAI Distinguished Lecture in Mathematical Biology

October 8, 2015

The first CAIMS-SCMAI Distinguished Lecture in Mathematical Biology by Laurent Pujo-Menjouet is now available on CAIMS-SCMAI Youtube channel. La première Conférence émérite CAIMS-SCMAI en biologie mathématique par Laurent Pujo-Menjouet est maintenant disponible sur le canal Youtube de CAIMS-SCMAI. Part 1/Première partie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXnv2CLeXoo Part 2/Deuxième partie https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CdBhEoYWVY

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CAIMS 2016 Annual Meeting – Extended Deadline for Submissions

October 5, 2015

The deadline for submission of minisymposia at the CAIMS 2016 Annual Meeting has been extended to October 30, 2015. The proposals can be submitted at: http://caims2016.caims.ca//caims2016/Submissions_caims2016/Submissions_caims2016_info.html

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CAIMS Distinguished Mathematical Biology Lecture: York University

August 29, 2015

September 1, Tuesday, 2:30-3:30 Room: North Ross Building 940, York University Speaker: Laurent Pujo-Menjouet Title: Mad cow disease: how collaboration between biologists and mathematicians lead to a new discovery about prion formation Abstract: In a previous work by Alvarez-Martinez et al. (2011), the authors pointed out some fallacies in the mainstream interpretation of the prion…

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2015 CAIMS-Fields Industrial Mathematics Prize

March 30, 2015

CAIMS*SCMAI and The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences are pleased to announce that Prof. Sean Bohun of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology is the winner of the 2015 CAIMS-Fields Prize in Industrial Mathematics. Prof. Bohun obtained his PhD in 1998 from the University of Victoria and has been a faculty member…

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2015 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics

March 19, 2015

CAIMS*SCMAI and PIMS are pleased to announce that Prof. Jane Heffernan of York University is the winner of the 2015 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics. Prof. Heffernan obtained her PhD in 2005 from the Department of Applied Mathematics at Western, and was awarded the Governor General’s Gold Medal. She held an NSERC postdoctoral…

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CAIMS*SCMAI 2015 Election: Call for Nominations

November 18, 2014

CAIMS*SCMAI will be holding an election next winter (March 2015) for: One Member-at-Large position on the Board of Directors Secretary President-Elect The member-at-large position will fill the position to be vacated by Roderick Melnik, whose term will come to an end in 2015. The Secretary position will be vacated by Sharene Bungay. The President-Elect position will be vacated…

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2015 Arthur Beaumont Distinguished Service Award

November 18, 2014

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society (CAIMS) would like to invite nominations for the Arthur Beaumont Distinguished Service Award. This award honours members of CAIMS/SCMAI for outstanding service to the society or to Applied Mathematics in Canada. The award is named after its first recipient, and was initiated as a means to honour Arthur for his years of unselfish…

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2015 CAIMS-Fields Industrial Mathematics Prize Call for Nominations

November 17, 2014

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society (CAIMS) and the Fields Institute would like to invite nominations for the CAIMS-Fields Industrial Mathematics Prize. This prize is to be awarded to a researcher in recognition of exceptional research in any branch of industrial mathematics, interpreted broadly. The nominee’s research should have been conducted primarily in Canada. The award will consist of…

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2015 CAIMS*SCMAI Research Prize Call for Nominations

November 17, 2014

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society (CAIMS) would like to invite nominations for the CAIMS*SCMAI Research Prize. This award recognizes innovative and exceptional research contributions in applied or industrial mathematics. The award will consist of a prize of $1,000 and a commemorative plaque that will be presented at the CAIMS*SCMAI Annual Meeting. The recipient will be invited to give…

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2015 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award Call for Nominations

November 17, 2014

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society and the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences are pleased to announce the 2015 competition for the CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics. The prize is to be awarded to a researcher fewer than ten years past the date of Ph.D. as of January of the year of the award. The prize…

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