March 31, 2018 - Bjorn Sandstede, one of ICERM's founding Associate Directors, has been named the director of Brown's Data Science Initiative. He will succeed Jeff Brock (a founding ICERM Deputy Director), who has accepted a position at Yale as inaugural dean of science for the Faculty of Arts and Sciences (FAS).
MAA Outstanding Poster Awards
January 24, 2018 - ICERM was pleased that several students from its Summer@ICERM 2017 program won the MAA "Outstanding Poster Award" at the 2018 Joint Mathematics Meeting. Congrats to Erin Bugbee and Claire Savard ("Comparing Songs Using Matrix Pattern Preservation"), Nathaniel Clause and Jose Angel Sanchez Gomez ("A First Approach to a General Theory of Filtration Functions"), and Adam Jaffee ("Vietoris-Rips Complexes of Regular Polygons").