Latest Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Stories

2014-04-29 16:35:10

Winning math model earns Durham students $20,000 in scholarships NEW YORK, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics tasted victory - and

Using Mathematical Models For Image Stitching
2013-10-02 15:10:35

A photo captures only as much as the camera in use will allow, and is therefore limited by the field of view of the camera’s lens.

2012-06-27 22:35:13

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the mathematics underlying movie special effects at this free public event, July 11 at 6:15 PM at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis.

2011-04-12 00:00:28

The resolution of the water crisis in the Colorado River Basin may still be years away, but the answer to who had the best solution among the 2,585 high school students who tackled the problem in Moody’s Mega Math Challenge 2011 will be decided within days! The 568 participating teams have been whittled down to just six that are still in contention for top prizes, and their final rank order will be determined on April 28. Philadelphia, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) April 11, 2011 Top 43 teams to...

2010-12-22 00:01:30

As America strives to become more competitive in the global economy, many schools across the U.S. are increasing their focus on math and science education and pushing for higher standards in science, technology, engineering, and math courses.

2009-03-06 15:16:50

J.K. Rowling may not have realized just how close Harry Potter's invisibility cloak was to becoming a reality when she introduced it in the first book of her best-selling fictional series in 1998.

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