January 24, 2012 - Brown University Applied Mathematics Professor and Deputy Director of ICERM, Jan Hesthaven was among four Brown faculty who spoke about the challenges and immense potential of "big data" during the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Read the Brown Press Release here.
Researchers at ICERM Discuss Challenges in Developing Exascale Computer Architecture that is Energy Efficient
January 23, 2012 - During ICERM's "Synchronization-reducing and Communication-reducing Algorithms and Programming Models for Large-scale Simulations" workshop held in early January, researchers made up of academics, industry, and national research lab leaders discussed the future of supercomputing and the mathematical challenges of creating new algorithms when memory and energy are prohibitively expensive. Read more at InnovationNewsDaily.
This article was also featured on Yahoo!News.
NSF Math Institutes Provide Opportunities for Statistics Community
January 12, 2012 - AMSTATNews recently published an article that stated, among other things, that the "Division of Mathematical Sciences (DMS) at NSF provides support for several institutes, including Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI) and the Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics (ICERM). These institutes offer a variety of research programs, including short courses and workshops. In 2011-2012, SAMSI has a program on uncertainty quantification and is organizing workshops in January and February. ICERM will offer a workshop on Bayesian nonparametrics in September. The institutes offer programs for graduate students, post-doctoral associates, and junior and senior faculty."
ICERM Featured on Architectural Website
January 11, 2012 - Award winning New York-based firm Architecture Research Office (ARO) recently completed the Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics, (ICERM) at Brown University. ARO's work was featured on "Arch Daily", an architecture website.
ICERM and Others Represented at the 2012 JMM Conference in Boston
January 2, 2012 - Mathematical Institutes Open House at the Joint Mathematics Meetings on Wednesday, January 4, 2012 from 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m in Boston. Participants are warmly invited to attend this open house which is co-sponsored by 15 of the Mathematical Institutes in North America. This reception precedes the Gibbs Lecture. Come find out about the latest activities and programs at each of the institutes that may be suited to your own research.
The Open House will be held at the Boston Marriott Copley Place, in the Gloucester Room on the 3rd floor, located at 110 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts.