The International Mathematical Union Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM) invites applications for supplementary grants of up to €500 to help women from developing countries or regions attend scientific events taking place from March 2017 to February 2018. The list of developing countries used by the IMU can be found online.
Guido de Philippis was born in 1985. He is an analyst who contributed to Calculus of Variations, PDE’s, and Geometric Measure Theory. He obtained his master’s degree from Florence University and his PhD in November 2012 from the SNS in Pise, with advisors Luigi Ambrosio and Luis Caffarelli. After Post-Docs in Bonn and Zürich, in 2015, he got a position of Chargé de Recherches at the CNRS. A position he held at the Unité de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées (UMPA - CNRS/ENS de Lyon). In April 2016, he became Associate Professor at SISSA (Trieste).
The Jean-Morlet Chair gives international researchers in the field of mathematical sciences the opportunity to establish an ambitious programme of events while in residence for six months at the Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques (CIRM) in Marseille-Luminy, France.
On July 8th 2016, the third "Gender Equality Day in Mathematics" gathered mathematicians at the Institut Henri Poincaré in Paris. The slides of the presentations will be available on the Web site of the Gender Equality Day.
The 5th Math Forum Employment will take place in Paris on December 15, 2016 at the Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie in Paris.
Among the 44 grant holders of the ERC Proof of Concept Grant stands the French mathematician Ugo Boscain, Director of Research at the CNRS, for his project "An Artificial Visual Cortex for Image Processing".
ERC Proof of Concept Grants, worth €150,000 each, are open to ERC grant holders only. They constitute top-up funding to explore commercial or innovation potential of the results of ERC-funded researches.