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Join the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences

Nathan Ellingwood

The Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences program is an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program in the Graduate College of the University of Iowa. It cooperates with the Departments of Mathematics, and other mathematically-oriented departments. The administrative offices are located in Room 14 of MacLean Hall. The current program chair is Professor Laurent Jay. Follow the links to obtain further information or application materials.



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Intramural Badminton Registration

Monday, July 4 8:00am to Monday, July 11, 2022 11:59pm
This event will be a single day tournament. Participants will be scheduled for two pool play games, followed by a single elimination tournament for the top two participants in each three-team division. All participants must have a Recreational Services membership to participate in Summer Intramurals, however no additional Intramural Sports Membership is required! All sport registrations take place on IMLeagues. All students, faculty, staff, and affiliates can access IMLeagues by logging in...
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Hardin Open Workshops - Conducting a Health Sciences Literature Review Zoom

Tuesday, July 5, 2022 11:00am to 12:00pm
The session will offer a framework for conducting a quality health sciences literature review for scholarly projects or publication. Learn tips about how to identify sources, use appropriate search techniques, organize results, and synthesize the body of literature to successfully prepare a review. Key differences in search methodology for reviews in the health sciences will be described, with examples provided. Although introductory material regarding systematic and scoping reviews will be...
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Prairie Musings @ the Sciences Library

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Sciences Library
All are invited to a panel discussion about our campus prairie, the Ashton Research Prairie, featuring: Mike Fallon, Earth and Environmental Sciences Instructor Andrew Forbes, Associate Professor of Biology Stratis Giannakouros, Director, Office of  Sustainability and the Environment Light refreshments provided. Free & open to the public.
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Beste Basciftci appointed as new AMCS faculty

Friday, May 20, 2022
Professor Beste Basciftci from the Department of Business Analytics and Information Systems has been appointed as a new faculty member of the AMCS Program.

Baylor Recruits Henry Han, AMCS Ph.D., 2004, Leading Data Scientist, to Serve as Inaugural McCollum Family Chair in Data Sciences

Monday, October 18, 2021
Henry Han earned a Ph.D. in AMCS at the University of Iowa in 2004. He then served on the bioinformatics and mathematics faculty at Eastern Michigan University from 2005 to 2012 before moving to Fordham.
Andrew Pensoneault

Lectures on an introduction to parallel programming by Andrew Pensoneault starting Nov. 1st.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Andrew Pensoneault, a 6th year AMCS graduate student, has volunteered to give a few introductory lectures on parallel programming. Starting November 1st until the end of semester it will be held on Mondays at 3:30PM in room 218 MLH and also live on zoom.
Sara Reed

AMCS student Sara Reed receives a Graduate Research Excellence Award

Monday, May 10, 2021
Sara Reed, an AMCS graduate student is one of only three students across the entire university to receive a Graduate Research Excellence Award from the Office of the Vice President for Research.
Qing Zou

Qing Zou won best student paper award at the IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) 2021

Friday, April 16, 2021
Qing Zou won the best student paper award at the IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) 2021 for his work on the paper Deep Generative SToRM Model for Dynamic Imaging with coauthors Abdul Haeeb Ahmed, Prashant Nagpal, Stanley Kruger, and AMCS advisor Mathews Jacob.