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Join the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences

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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.



CLAS Career Boot Camp

Thursday, August 11 9:00am to Friday, August 12, 2022 12:00pm
University Capitol Centre
Attend the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Career Boot Camp on Aug. 11 and 12 in the University Capitol Center (UCC) Conference center. This two-day professional development event is designed specifically for graduate students and postdocs, providing first-person career advice from professionals in diverse fields, opportunities for networking and career development, and lunch. Check out the full lineup of topics and register online. Space is limited. Please apply to participate by Friday...

REDCap Basic Demo

Thursday, August 11, 2022 10:00am to 11:00am
This training is a basic overview of REDCap that is hands-off/lecture. We will go through the process of creating a REDCap project starting with instrument design, assigning users access to the project, repeating instruments, enabling surveys, project testing, and ending with production mode. You will follow along with the instructor visually. After this training you will have a baseline competency in REDCap.
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ICON Gradebook

Thursday, August 11, 2022 10:00am to 11:00am
An overview of ICON (powered by Canvas) Gradebook. Attend this session to learn how to build a simple Gradebook from start to finish, enable a standard grading scheme to convert scores to letter grades, organize assignments into grading groups, and enter grades using SpeedGrader for faster input.  The Office of Teaching, Learning & Technology offers individual, small group, or departmental training. We also offer training on a variety of instructional technology needs such as ICON, digital...
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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.