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Editors:

TO Wing Keung

   

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 mattowk(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 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 –
      Interviews 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
      · Publications

 

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
     · Programs & Activities
        Avner Friedman
          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:
          Eric Maskin
     · From the Editor     Theodore Slaman and Hugh Woodin
     · People in the News · Forthcoming Publications
     · Programs & Activities · IMS Staff

     

Issue 6 - Apr 2005

 

  • Contents
     · In Turbulent Times · Programs & Activities
     · From the Editor · Mathematical Conversations –
     · Annual Visit by Scientific Advisory Board   Interviews with:
        Brian Launder
     · Joining the Ranks of International Mathematical
       Consortiums
        Eitan Tadmor

    · Publications
     · People in the News · 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  
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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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last update February 08, 2012

 
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