Every Vote Counts? It Depends Where You Draw the Line, says Leading N.C. Mathematician Ahead of Fall Redistricting
June 29, 2021 09:30 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Durham, NC, June 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As state legislatures get set to draw new congressional and legislative lines this fall, a leading Duke University mathematician is sending a strong...
One in Three High School Students Favor Keeping an Online Component to their Education Post-Pandemic, Survey Shows
April 05, 2021 09:30 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, PA, April 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Virtual classes may have posed difficulty for many amid COVID-19, but a recent survey of 16- to 18-year-olds in the U.S. and U.K. shows that one...
SIAM Announces Class of 2021 Fellows
March 31, 2021 10:45 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, PA, March 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is pleased to announce the 2021 Class of SIAM Fellows. These distinguished members were...
SIAM Welcomes First Vice President for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion
December 14, 2020 10:45 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, PA, Dec. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) welcomes Ron Buckmire, Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs and Professor of Mathematics at...
MathWorks Math Modeling Challenge Expands Internationally
November 17, 2020 07:00 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, PA, Nov. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) today announced that its MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) Challenge will expand from the U.S. to...
Disease Transmission Models Can Help Forecast U.S. Election Outcome: Study
October 28, 2020 15:33 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Evanston, IL and Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 28, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to a new model, if the U.S. presidential election were to take place today, former Vice President Joe Biden would have...
Dr. Suzanne L. Weekes Named SIAM Executive Director
September 10, 2020 11:30 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, PA, Sept. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) has announced the appointment of Dr. Suzanne L. Weekes, Associate Dean of Undergraduate...
Boys are More Confident than Girls When it Comes to Math, Survey Shows
April 06, 2020 09:32 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, PA, April 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A national survey of 16- to 18-year-olds shows that even among some of America’s top high school students, not only do boys favor math more than...
High school students use math to gain insight into electric trucking for the long haul
March 05, 2020 14:50 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, PA, March 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 2020 could be the big year for electric big rigs. Many truck makers are accelerating their electric truck projects toward launches this year, and...
SIAM Announces New 2020 Leadership
December 17, 2019 09:44 ET | Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dec. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is pleased to announce the organization's new President-Elect, Vice...