Applied Mathematics
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/
enDavid Del Rey Fernández receives CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/david-del-rey-fernandez-receives-caimspims-early-career
<p><time datetime="2024-05-24T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, May 24, 2024</time></p>
<p>Congratulations to David Del Rey Fernández, who has won the CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics.</p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/david-del-rey-fernandez-receives-caimspims-early-careerApplied Math professors receive grants from the National Research Council
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professors-receive-grants-national-research
<p><time datetime="2024-05-07T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday, May 7, 2024</time></p>
<p>Professors <a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/people-profiles/david-del-rey-fernandez">David Del Rey Fernández</a> and <a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/physics-of-information-lab/">Achim Kempf</a> from the Department of Applied Mathematics received research grants from the National Research Council of Canada (NRC).</p>
Aprajita Baruahttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professors-receive-grants-national-researchApplied Math PhD candidate wins Universe 2024 Travel Award
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-phd-candidate-wins-universe-2024-travel-award
<p><time datetime="2024-05-07T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday, May 7, 2024</time></p>
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<p>José Polo Gomez, a graduate student at the Department of Applied Mathematics and the Institute for Quantum Computing, was named one of two winners of the <em><a href="https://www.mdpi.com/journal/universe/awards/2494">Universe</a></em><a href="https://www.mdpi.com/journal/universe/awards/2494"> 2024 Travel Award</a>. The award, given by the journal <em>Universe</em>, supports travel to present at an international conference. </p></div></div></div>
Aprajita Baruahttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-phd-candidate-wins-universe-2024-travel-awardApplied Math professor Hans De Sterck designated Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-hans-sterck-designated-fellow-society
<p><time datetime="2024-05-07T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday, May 7, 2024</time></p>
<p><a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/people-profiles/hans-sterck">Hans De Sterck</a>, a professor and the chair of the Department of Applied Mathematics, has been named as one of the Class of 2024 Fellows of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) in recognition of his “contributions to scientific computing methods including multilevel and nonlinear solvers, and for exemplary scientific leadership and service to SIAM.”</p>
Aprajita Baruahttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-hans-sterck-designated-fellow-societyApplied Math professors receive funding for CREATE program
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professors-receive-funding-create-program
<p><time datetime="2024-05-07T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday, May 7, 2024</time></p>
<p><a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/people-profiles/marek-stastna">Marek Stastna</a> and co-principal investigator <a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/people-profiles/francis-poulin">Francis Poulin</a>, both professors at the Department of Applied Mathematics, received $1.65 million in research grants from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) for their Collaborative Research and Training Experience (CREATE) program “Training for Novel Directions in Quantitative Climate Science.”</p>
Aprajita Baruahttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professors-receive-funding-create-programMemorial tree unveiled for Professor Josef Paldus
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/memorial-tree-unveiled-professor-josef-paldus
<img loading="lazy" src="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/sites/default/files/styles/thumbnail/public/uploads/images/img_461533.jpg?itok=6hqUq0Rr" width="100" height="67" alt="Josef Paldus's family and Applied math Staff and faculty with memorial bench " typeof="Image" class="image-style-thumbnail" /><p><time datetime="2023-11-30T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, November 30, 2023</time></p>
<p>On November 23, the family of the late Applied Mathematics Distinguished Professor Emeritus Josef Paldus unveiled a memorial tree and bench outside the Mathematics 3 building to commemorate the life and contributions of Professor Paldus, who passed away on January 15, 2023. Professor Paldus joined the then-new Department of Applied Mathematics in 1968, became a full professor in both the Applied Mathematics and Chemistry departments in 1975, and retired in 2001 but remained active as a distinguished professor emeritus until his death.</p>
Hayleigh MacDonaldhttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/memorial-tree-unveiled-professor-josef-paldusApplied Math professor Anita Layton honoured by the Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-anita-layton-honoured-federation
<img loading="lazy" src="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/sites/default/files/styles/thumbnail/public/uploads/images/april-2015-ethics.0001_0.jpg?itok=BtUJJLbG" width="100" height="67" alt="Anita Layton " typeof="Image" class="image-style-thumbnail" /><p><time datetime="2023-11-28T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Tuesday, November 28, 2023</time></p>
<p><a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/scholar/a2layton/home">Anita Layton</a>, a professor at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Canada 150 Research Chair of Mathematical Biology and Medicine, has received the 2023 Federation of Chinese Canadian Professionals (Ontario) Education Foundation Award of Merit.</p>
Hayleigh MacDonaldhttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-anita-layton-honoured-federationApplied Math professor Graeme Smith elected Fellow of the American Physical Society
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-graeme-smith-elected-fellow-american
<p><time datetime="2023-10-27T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, October 27, 2023</time></p>
<p><a data-entity-substitution="canonical" data-entity-type="node" data-entity-uuid="d320579d-1427-484d-bfb0-3d7b3f00bff2" href="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/profiles/graeme-smith">Graeme Smith</a>, a professor at the Department of Applied Mathematics and the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC), has been named as one of the Fellows of the American Physical Society for 2023 in recognition of his “fundamental contributions on quantum channel capacities including proving continuity, elucidating the phenomenon of superactivation, and for providing a classification of all the additive entropic formulas.”</p>
Hayleigh MacDonaldhttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-graeme-smith-elected-fellow-americanFall Convocation: 20 October 2023
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/fall-convocation-20-october-2023
<img loading="lazy" src="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/sites/default/files/styles/thumbnail/public/uploads/images/1239_convocation_0.jpg?itok=WwkBFS7k" width="100" height="75" alt="graduate students holding diplomas at convocation" typeof="Image" class="image-style-thumbnail" /><p><time datetime="2023-10-25T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Wednesday, October 25, 2023</time></p>
<h2>Ten graduate degrees in Applied Mathematics were awarded at the 2023 Fall Convocation. Congratulations to the graduates!</h2>
<p class="caption">(Left to right): Kaiwen Jiang, Akihiro Takigawa, Hans De Sterck, Cameron Meaney, Sue Ann Campbell, Shervin Hakimi.</p>
Hayleigh MacDonaldhttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/fall-convocation-20-october-2023Applied Math professor Anita Layton receives John L. Synge Award
https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-anita-layton-receives-john-synge
<img loading="lazy" src="https://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/sites/default/files/styles/thumbnail/public/uploads/images/anita_l_5.jpg?itok=TYDG5Mv5" width="71" height="100" alt="Anita Layton " typeof="Image" class="image-style-thumbnail" /><p><time datetime="2023-09-27T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Wednesday, September 27, 2023</time></p>
<p><a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/scholar/a2layton/home">Anita Layton</a>, a professor at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Canada 150 Research Chair of Mathematical Biology and Medicine, has been selected as the recipient of the John L. Synge Award for 2023. The award, which will be presented by the Royal Society of Canada in November, was named after one of the first mathematicians working in Canada to obtain international recognition through research in mathematics. It recognizes outstanding research in any of the branches of the mathematical sciences.</p>
Hayleigh MacDonaldhttps://uwaterloo.ca/applied-mathematics/news/applied-math-professor-anita-layton-receives-john-synge