Mathematicians recognised at the 2021 Australian Mathematical Society Meeting

SMRI congratulates mathematicians recognised with awards at AustMS 2021, the 65th Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society, which took place over 7-10 December 2021 at the University of Newcastle. SMRI Scientific Advisory Committee member, Professor Serena Dipierro (University of Western Australia), has been awarded the 2021 Australian Mathematical Society Medal, for her research in …

Latest SMRI Quarterly Newsletter published

The latest issue of the SMRI Quarterly Newsletter has been mailed and can be viewed online. To be added to the newsletter mailing list, please email SMRI Admin. November 2021 Newsletter Previous issues: August 2021 Newsletter     April 2021 Newsletter                                           …

SMRI welcomes new Executive Director Professor Stephan Tillmann for 2022

SMRI welcomes new Executive Director Professor Stephan “Tillus” Tillmann from the University of Sydney’s School of Mathematics and Statistics, who will take up the position in January 2022. Professor Tillmann will replace outgoing Executive Director Professor Anthony Henderson, who co-founded SMRI with Professor Geordie Williamson in 2018. In this Q&A with Professor Tillmann, he shares …

MATRIX-SMRI Symposium: Singularities in Geometric Flows, January 2022

This hybrid symposium on singularities in geometric flows will be held over 3–14 Jan 2022 at Cresswick, MATRIX and online.
It will focus on exciting recent developments in the analysis of geometric flows via soliton and ancient solutions, centred around talks by William P. Minicozzi II (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) and Nataša Šešum (Rutgers University).

Integrable Systems Workshop, December 2021

The 2021 Integrable Systems Workshop took place over 2 – 3 December 2021, hosted by the University of Sydney’s School of Mathematics and Statistics. This workshop brings together speakers on topics such as integrable systems, special functions, mathematical physics, discrete dynamical systems, and Painlevé equations. This event is the 9th workshop organised by the Integrable …