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EMS e-News 24, September 2017

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 - Maryam Mirzakhani (1977-2017)

Shortly after her fortieth birthday, the first ever female Fields Medal laureate tragically lost her fight against cancer. She leaves a lasting mathematical legacy as well as her husband... (Full article)

25 Sep 17 e-News

EMS e-news 20, September 2016

HEADLINES - ECM7

The 7th European Congress of Mathematics convened in Berlin, July 18-22. The programme offered a rich menu of plenary and invited talks, minisymposia, and other presentations, including the Hirzebruch and Abel lectures. There... (Full article)

9 Sep 16 e-News

EMS E-News 2, February 2012

Headlines

ERC advanced grants to 294 senior top researchers in Europe With a budget of just over €660 million, the European Research Council (ERC) is funding 294 top researchers in the fourth competition for its coveted Advanced Grants. This... (Full article)
23 May 12 e-News

EMS e-News 23, June 2017

HEADLINES

* 8ECM Preparation
As a part of preparation for the 8th European Congress of Mathematics in 2020, member societies have been asked to propose candidates for members of the congress scientific and prize committees.

... (Full article)
2 Jun 17 e-News

EMS e-News 9, November 2013

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HORIZON 2020

The EU's new programme for research and innovation will be adopted before the end of this year. It will run from 2014 until 2020 with a budget of about 70 billion Euros. More information on
... (Full article)
9 Nov 13 e-News

EMS e-News 3, May 2012

Headlines

EMS Monograph Award
This is awarded every two years to the author(s) of a monograph in any area of mathematics that is judged by the selection committee to be an outstanding contribution to its field. The prize is 10,000 euros... (Full article)
13 Sep 12 e-News

EMS e-News 29, December 2018

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- EMS Protest against the arrest of Betül Tanbay

The EMS issued a statement on 16th November 2018, strongly protesting the detention by the Turkish authorities of our Vice-President Elect Professor Betül Tanbay... (Full article)

10 Dec 18 e-News

Meeting of presidents in Budapest

The next meeting of presidents of member societies of the European Mathematical Society will take place in Budapest, Hungary, during the weekend 2-3 April, 2016. The meeting is... (Full article)

13 Jan 16 European mathematics

"Mathematics for Europe": Results of consultation published

An online consultation concerning desires for a higher participation and impact of mathematics in the future Horizon 2020 Work Programme was organized by the European Commission in the first months of 2016. 181 contributions were collected in a... (Full article)

16 Jun 16 European mathematics

Joint LMS-EMS Anniversary Mathematical Weekend

To celebrate the 150th year of the London Mathematical Society (LMS) and the 25th year of the European Mathematical Society (EMS) we are organizing a mathematical weekend, to be held in Birmingham from Friday September 18th to Sunday 20th, 2015... (Full article)

15 Jun 15 Algebra, Analysis and its Applications, Combinatorics, History of Mathematics European mathematics

Oberwolfach and Imaginary: Snapshots of modern mathematics

Snapshots of modern mathematics from Oberwolfach explain mathematical problems and ideas in an accessible and understandable way. They provide exciting insights into current topics of the mathematical community for everyone who is interested in... (Full article)

10 Nov 15 European mathematics

LMS/EMS Joint Anniversary Mathematical Weekend

As part of the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the London Mathematical Society, and the 25th Anniversary of the European Mathematical Society, the two Societies will he hosting a joint EMS/LMS weekend at the University of Birmingham (... (Full article)

12 Nov 14 Algebra, Analysis and its Applications, Combinatorics, Probability and Statistics European mathematics

Meeting of Presidents 2015 in Innsbruck (Austria), March 28-29

Since 2008, the presidents of the full member societies of the European Mathematical Society have met once per year to discuss topics of common interest and to foster increased interaction. This year's meeting will take place at the University... (Full article)

29 Jan 15 European mathematics

Diderot Mathematical Forum 2016: Biomedical Applications of Mathematics

Since 1996, the EMS has organized several multi-site conferences, called Diderot Mathematical Fora,  highlighting connections between mathematics and other scientific and/or artistic disciplines. This year's Diderot Mathematical Forum will be... (Full article)

17 Feb 16 European mathematics

EMS Council 2016 elects Portoroz as organizer of the 8ECM

The second important decision to be taken by the delegates of the council of the European Mathematical Society was the choice of the location of the next European Congress of Mathematics in 2020. Delegations from the two bidders, Seville (Spain... (Full article)

17 Jul 16 European mathematics

7 ECM Berlin: Twelve prizes awarded

During the opening ceremony of the 7th European Congress of Mathematics in Berlin, 12 prizes were awarded to outstanding mathematicians.
The 10 EMS prizes went to Sara Zahedi (KTH, Sweden), Mark Bravermann (Princeton Univ., USA), Vincent... (Full article)

18 Jul 16 European mathematics

H2020 grant to project on mathematical modelling

Finally, an application from the mathematical community made it in the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme on user-driven e-infrastructure innovation. The proposal MSO4SC - Mathematical Modelling, Simulation and Optimization for... (Full article)

20 Jul 16 Control Theory and Optimization, Mathematical Aspects of Computer Science, Mathematics in Science and Technology European mathematics

EMS Council in Berlin, July 16-17, 2016

The EMS Council meets every second year. The next meeting will be held in Berlin, July 16 and 17, 2016, in the Senate Meeting in the Main Building of the Humboldt University at Unter den Linden 6. The Council meeting starts at 14.00 on July 16 ... (Full article)

4 Dec 15 European mathematics

ERC plan for 2018

The European Research Council (ERC) announces its 2018 grant competitions with a total budget of around €1.86 billion, most of which earmarked for early- to mid-career researchers. In addition, the ERC is reintroducing Synergy Grants, the funding... (Full article)

3 Aug 17 European mathematics

Turkey: EMS protests against persecutions

More than a thousand participants of the Seventh European Congress of Mathematics, the largest professional meeting of mathematicians on our continent, representing a community tens of thousands strong, took the opportunity of the congress's... (Full article)

25 Jul 16 European mathematics

2015 Conferences co-organized by the EMS

In 2015, the EMS will participate in the organization of two major international conferences:

AMS-EMS-SPM International Meeting, Porto (Portugal), 10-13 June, 2015. Registration is now open! LMS/EMS Joint Anniversary Mathematical... (Full article)
12 Dec 14 European mathematics

Year of Mathematical Biology 2018

Together with the European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology ESMTB, the EMS will organize the Year of Mathematical Biology 2018. This year will feature events related to mathematical biology... (Full article)

16 Aug 16 Mathematics in Science and Technology European mathematics

8 ECM 2020: Two bids received

At the deadline 28 February, two preliminary bids for the organization of the 8th European Congress of Mathematics in the summer of 2020 had been received by the office of the European Mathematical Society: one from the Faculty of Mathematics,... (Full article)

6 Mar 15 European mathematics

EU referendum statement by CMS

The British Council for the Mathematical Sciences (CMS) has published a statement concerning the future of scientific collaboration after the outcome of the British referendum. Some of the most important... (Full article)

9 Sep 16 European mathematics

EMS celebrates 25th anniversary at Institut Henri Poincaré

The European Mathematical Society was founded in 1990 at Mandralin near Warsaw in Poland. The Society will thus soon be 25 years old. To mark the anniversary, a one day event under the title "Challenges for the next 25 years" will be held at... (Full article)

14 Apr 15 European mathematics

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