The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize for 2019 to Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck of the University of Texas at Austin, USA “for her pioneering achievements in geometric partial differential equations, gauge theory and integrable systems, and for the fundamental impact of her work on analysis, geometry and mathematical physics”. His Majesty King Harald V will present the Abel Prize to the laureate at the award ceremony in Oslo on the 21st of May.

  • Survey by the EMS Education Committee

    Student transition from school-level mathematics to university-level mathematics, often referred to as the secondary-tertiary transition
    (STT) is an enduring, complicated and multi-faceted process. The EMS Education Committee is conducting a survey to collect and report to the mathematics community information needed in order to devise national and international actions that can essentially improve the state of the art with respect to STT. The survey is open until September 15, 2019.

  • Feedback from the EMS on the Implementation of Plan S

    The mathematical community has been for a long time on the forefront of establishing an accessible, efficient, fair and transparent scholarly publishing system. The EMS and its Publications and Electronic Dissemination Committee are in favour of Open Access to the scientific literature. They have given a detailed feedback on Plan S and its guidelines to the Science Europe Office. The text can be found here.

  • Open Position for Managing Editor of EMS - Publishing House in Berlin

    The European Mathematical Society has today signed the founding papers for the European Mathematical Society- EMS- Publishing House in Berlin which will be the successor of the current EMS PH located in Zürich. Many thanks to Thomas Hintermann, who successfully built up the current EMS PH for his great work, but he will retire this year and now the EMS Publishing House is seeking a new managing director, see the attached advertisement.

    Expected starting date: May 1, 2019
    Deadline for applications: March 15, 2019

From the President

Message from the President, 1 January 2018 (30 Dec 17)

Dear EMS members, dear friends,

Message from the President, January 1, 2017 (31 Dec 16)

Dear EMS members, dear friends,

Message from the President (4 Jan 16)

Dear EMS members, dear friends,