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Gamba to give a plenary lecture at 2017 Joint Mathematics Meeting Gamba to give a plenary lecture at 2017 Joint Mathematics Meeting

ICES Professor Irene Gamba will give a plenary lecture at the 2017 Joint Mathematics Meeting, the largest mathematics meeting in the world. She will deliver the meeting's Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Invited Address.

Her lecture is entitled "The dynamics of systems interacting across statistical scales."

Gamba, professor of mathematics, holds the W.A. “Tex” Moncrief, Jr. Chair in Computational Engineering and Sciences III. Read more.

Posted: Oct. 11, 2016
Engquist receives the 2016 ICCM International Cooperation Award Engquist receives the 2016 ICCM International Cooperation Award

ICES Professor Bjorn Engquist received the 2016 International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians (ICCM) International Cooperation Award for his significant contributions in nurturing and mentoring a large number of outstanding Chinese mathematicians, and his strong support of the Chinese mathematical community throughout his career. Read more.

Posted: Oct. 11, 2016
Hughes receives the Slovak University of Technology Medal Hughes receives the Slovak University of Technology Medal

ICES Professor Thomas Hughes received the Slovak University of Technology Medal for his outstanding, sustained contributions in the field of computational mechanics.

The Medal is awarded by the Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava mechanical engineering faculty, the Slovak Society for Mechanics and the Central European Association for Computational Mechanics.

Hughes accepted the medal in Slovakia when he presented a lecture entitled "Patient Specific Computer Modeling and the Predictive Paradigm in Cardiovascular Medicine." The lecture's abstract appears online. Read more.

Posted: Oct. 11, 2016
Working Backwards: Tan Bui-Thanh Uses Inverse Problem Solving for Oil and Gas Exploration Working Backwards: Tan Bui-Thanh Uses Inverse Problem Solving for Oil and Gas Exploration

ICES Professor Tan Bui-Thanh, an assistant professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, has received three research grants this year from industry and research organizations alike to study efficient methods for solving challenging inverse problems. Read more.

Posted: Oct. 5, 2016
Soares Co-Authors Most Cited Article Soares Co-Authors Most Cited Article

Joao Soares, a research scientist with ICES Professor Michael Sacks, received the 2016 CVET Most Cited Article Award for co-authoring "Biodegradable Stents: Biomechanics Modeling Challenges and Opportunities."

His work was determined to be the most cited article from papers published in
Cardiovascular Engineering Technologies (CVET) in the last five years, between March 2010 and March 2016. The honor is jointly awarded by the Biomedical Engineering Society and Springer Nature.

The award comes with a $1,250 cash prize presented at the 2016 BMES Conference in Minneapolis, MN, October 5-8, 2016. Read more.

Posted: Sept. 27, 2016