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Editor:

CHOI Kwok Pui

   

Imprints is a newsletter of the Institute for Mathematical Sciences (IMS), National University of Singapore and is published two times a year. It will report on the latest news about the activities and programs of IMS and feature interviews of distinguished visitors to the Institute. General articles on research in the mathematical sciences will be welcome for publication in the newsletter; contributors should send a softcopy to the Editor at stackp(AT)nus.edu.sg.

 

Printed copies of the latest issue of Imprints are available upon request, subject to availability. If you wish to receive a printed copy of this issue, please email your name and address to ims(AT)nus.edu.sg. Alternatively, you may download this issue from the web.

 

 

Issue 27 - Jan - Jun 2016


Contents

· Stochastic Methods in Game Theory

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· New Management Board Chairman and member of the
  Scientific Advisory Board

   Olivier Pironneau

· People in the News

   Iain Johnstone

· Programs & Activities

· Publications

· Call for Pre-Proposals

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 26 - Jul - Dec 2015


Contents

· Sets and Computations

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· News Highlights

   Benedict Gross

· Programs & Activities

   Yum-Tong Siu

· Publications

· Call for Pre-Proposals

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 25 - Jan - Jun 2015


Contents

· Asymptotic Theory: The Legend of Self-Normalization

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· IMS Receives a Gift in Memory of Mr Ng Kong Beng

   Menachem Magidor

· New Management Board Members

   Zhouping Xin

· News Highlights

· Publications

· Programs & Activities

· Call for Pre-Proposals

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 24 - Jun 2014


Contents

· Mathematical Horizons for Quantum Physics

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· New Management Board Members

   Ralph T. Rockafellar

· People in the News

   Richard T. Durrett

· Programs & Activities

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 23 - Dec 2013


Contents

· Risk Measure, Nonlinear Expectations and Stochastic
  Calculus under Knightian Uncertainty

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· People in the News

   Shing-Tung Yau

· Programs & Activities

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 22 - Jun 2013


Contents

· Topological Aspects of Quantum Field Theories

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· New Scientific Advisory Board Members

   Caroline Series

· New Management Board Members

   Tai-Ping Liu

· People in the News

· Publications

· Programs & Activities

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 21 - Dec 2012


Contents

· New Director for IMS: Louis Passes the Baton to Chi Tat

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Multiscale Modeling, Simulation, Analysis and
  Applications

   Sir John Ball

· People in the News

   Paul Embrechts

· Programs & Activities

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 20 - Jun 2012


Contents

· Elastic Theories of Biological Cells

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· People in the News

   Huzihiro Araki

· Programs & Activities

   Andrew Barbour

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 19 - Dec 2011


Contents

· Probability and Discrete Mathematics in Mathematical
  Biology

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· People in the News

   Wendelin Werner

· Programs & Activities

   Alexander Semenovich Holevo

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 18 - Jun 2011


Contents

· Regional Climate Change, Chilis and Paper Clips

· Mathematical Conversations - Interview with:

· New SAB members

   Jianqing Fan

· People in the News

· Publications

· Programs & Activities

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 17 - Nov 2010


Contents

· Tenth Anniversary of Institute for Mathematical Sciences

· Programs & Activities

· Speech by Chair of Scientific Advisory Board for the IMS
  Tenth Anniversary Celebrations

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· International Conference in Memory of Kai Lai Chung

   Jim Zidek

· The International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) 2010
  at Hyderabad

· Publications

· People in the News

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 16 - Jun 2010


Contents

· John Templeton Foundation Endows a Gift of S$1.4
  million to IMS

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Mathematics of Fat Bouncy Humans

   Larry Shepp

· Charles Stein honored on his 90th Birthday

· Publications

· People in the News

· IMS Staff

· Programs & Activities

 

Issue 15 - Nov 2009


Contents

· Statistical Genomics, H1N1 Flu, and Quarantine Life in
  Singapore

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Ewens Sampling Formula - an Illustration of the Value of
  Collaboration in Science

   Eduardo Massad

· People in the News

   Fanghua Lin

· Programs & Activities

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 14 - Jun 2009


Contents

· Visit of the SAB members and trip to the Marina Barrage

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· New SAB members

   Takeyuki Hida

· People in the News

   Doug Roble

· Programs & Activities

· Publications

· Obituary

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 13 - Oct 2008


Contents

· World Congress in Probability and Statistics

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Symposium in Honor of Kiyosi Itô

   Lui Pao Chuen

· World Congress: Provost Honors Probabilists

   Michael S. Waterman

· People in the News

· Publications

· Programs & Activities

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 12 - Mar 2008


Contents

· Kiyosi Itô: Father of Stochastic Analysis

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· When Atoms Catch a Cold

   Ron Shamir

· People in the News

   Leonid Bunimovich

· Programs & Activities

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 11 - Sep 2007


Contents

· Mathematics: The Movies

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· People in the News

   Sergio Verdú

· Programs & Activities

   Béla Bollobás

   Jennifer Chayes

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 10 - Mar 2007


Contents

· A Probability-Rich ICM and Wendelin Werner’s Work

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Random Graphs and Large-Scale Real-World Networks

   Hans Föllmer

· People in the News

   Avner Friedman

· Programs & Activities

   Michael Todd

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 9 - Oct 2006


Contents

· IMS Initiates Summer School Program

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· People in the News

   David Siegmund

· Programs & Activities

   Roger Howe

   Keith Moffatt

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 8 - Apr 2006


Contents

· Birthday Celebration for Roger Howe

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Infinite Prospects of Logic

   Bryan Grenfell

· "Come Prima"

   Daniel McFadden

· Thanks and Well Done, YK

   Albert Nikolaevich Shiryaev

· People in the News

· IMS Staff

· Programs & Activities

 

Issue 7 - Aug 2005


Contents

· Dealing with Information and Uncertainty

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· From the Editor

   Eric Maskin

· People in the News

   Theodore Slaman and Hugh Woodin

· Programs & Activities

· Forthcoming Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 6 - Apr 2005


Contents

· In Turbulent Times

· Programs & Activities

· From the Editor

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Annual Visit by Scientific Advisory Board

   Brian Launder

· Joining the Ranks of International Mathematical
  Consortiums

   Eitan Tadmor

· People in the News

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 5 - Dec 2004


Contents

· IMS Math Camp

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· From the Editor

   Alice Chang

· People in the News

   David Donoho

· Programs & Activities

   Carl de Boor

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 4 - Jun 2004


Contents

· At the Confluence of Economics, Mathematics and
  Statistics

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· From the Editor

   Wilfrid Kendall

· People in the News

   Lawrence Klein

· Programs & Activities

   Robert Engle

· Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 3 - Mar 2004


Contents

· Official Opening of IMS Auditorium

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· From the Editor

   Tony Chan

· People in the News

   Stanley Osher

· Programs & Activities

   Terry Speed

· Forthcoming Publications

· IMS Staff

 

Issue 2 - Oct 2003


Contents

· A Special Program in Honor of Charles Stein

· Mathematical Conversations - Interviews with:

· Research Encounters

   Gilbert Strang

· From the Editor

   Persi Diaconis

· Milestone for IMS

   Charles Stein

· People in the News

· Forthcoming Publications

· Programs & Activities

· IMS Staff

· Past Programs

 

Issue 1 - May 2003


Contents

· Perspective and Direction
  Read online

· Current Program

· A Word from the Editor
  Read online

· Next Program

· Scientific Advisory Board

· Programs in the Pipeline

· Management Board

· Highlights of Other Activities

· Official Opening
  Full texts of Official Opening speeches

· Interview
  Full text of interview

· New Look for IMS

· IMS Publications

· Past Programs

· IMS Staff

 

 

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