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Results: 81 - 100 of 108
  • 4 Aug 2015
    Veni grant for Sonja Cox and Guus Regts

    Twenty-three recent doctorate recipients have been awarded a Veni grant from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) for research at the University of Amsterdam (UvA) and the UvA’s Academic Medical ...

  • 22 Jul 2015
    Eric Opdam new director of KdVI

    As of 1 August 2015, Prof. Eric Opdam will succeed Jan Wiegerinck as director of the Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics (KdVI)

  • 16 Jul 2015
    Lex Schrijver (UvA) receives EURO Gold Medal 2015

    Researcher Lex Schrijver (UvA - Korteweg-de Vries Institute and CWI) has been awarded the EURO Gold Medal 2015.

  • 1 Jul 2015
    KdVI Teaching Awards 2015

    On Thursday, 25 June 2015 the KdVI-Teaching Awards have been awarded for the first time. The prizes handed to the best lecturer and the best assistant-teacher consisted of gold-plated chalks with their names engraved.

  • 2 Jun 2015
    UvA bachelor mathematics listed among ten best rated science programmes in NSE 2015

    Just as last year, the results of the 2015 National Student Survey (NSE) show that the satisfaction of UvA students about their programmes has increased.

  • 19 May 2015
    Nanang Susyanto (UvA) winner of Best Student Paper at WIC symposium

    During the 36th WIC symposium in Brussels Nanang Susyanto, PhD student at UvA, Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics, was awarded Best Student Paper for his paper 'Semiparametric Score Level Fusion: Gaussian ...

  • 19 May 2015
    NETWORKS publishes first annual report

    NETWORKS proudly presents its first annual report. Read all about the NETWORKS activities in 2014: the programme’s first year.

  • 23 Apr 2015
    Event 'Leve de Wiskunde' was great succes

    With 175 visitors a record attendance was reached this year at this mathematical congress in Amsterdam, which is organized for both high school teachers and students.

  • 14 Apr 2015
    KdVI chess tournament

    Jacob de Zoete wins KdVI Equalizing Chess Tournament

  • 27 Mar 2015
    Botond Szabó (UvA-KdVI) receives 'Willem R. van Zwet Award'

    On Thursday, 26 March 2015 Botond Szabó (UvA-KdVI ) received the 'Willem R. van Zwet Award' at the Annual Meeting of the Netherlands Society of Statistics and Operations Research.

  • 25 Feb 2015
    New Scientific Advisory Board

    As of 1 February 2015 the KdVI has a new Scientific Advisory Board consisting of the following members:

  • 25 Feb 2015
    Miranda Cheng in the spotlights with Umbral Moonshine theory

    In the past months, Miranda Cheng (KdVI and IoP) got a lot of attention on her Umbral Moonshine theory. Her discovery led to an ERC Grant, an interview in the NRC and an invited talk at the next European Women in ...

  • 12 Feb 2015
    NETWORKS second off-campus meeting

    On Friday 30 January 2015 the NETWORKS project organized its second off-campus meeting at Boerhaave Museum in Leiden.

  • 9 Feb 2015
    Eric Opdam appointed new institute director of KdVI

    As of 1 August 2015, Prof. Eric Opdam will succeed Jan Wiegerinck as director of the Kortweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics (KdVI). Eric Opdam has already assumed several tasks associated with the position, ...

  • 3 Feb 2015
    UvA student publishes two books

    Simon Koolstra, student of mathematics at the University of Amsterdam published two books in the series "... for in bed, on the loo or in bath. In July 2013 appeared "Wiskunde voor in bed, op het toilet of in ...

  • 20 Jan 2015
    NETWORKS launches new website

    A year after being awarded a grant in the Gravitation (Zwaartekracht) programme, NETWORKS proudly presents its new website.

  • 9 Dec 2014
    NWO Grant for Daan Crommelin, Harry van Zanten and Michiel Mandjes

    Prof. Daan Crommelin (UvA and CWI), Prof. Harry van Zanten (UvA) and prof. Michel Mandjes (UvA) received a grant in the NWO programme Mathematics of Planet Earth.

  • 3 Dec 2014
    UvA Student wins Young Talent Incentive Prize

    On 28 November, nine students in mathematics and applied mathematics received the “Young Talent Incentive Prize” of five hundred euros at the Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities (Koninklijke Hollandsche ...

  • 5 Nov 2014
    New book by Prof. Jan van de Craats

    Prof. Jan van de Craats wrote an interesting book about symmetry.

  • 7 Sep 2014
    Sustainable Logistics Grant for Sindo Nunez Queija and Neil Walton

    The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded the grants within the theme Sustainable Logistics. Dynafloat, the project of which Sindo Nunez Queija and Neil Walton (KdVI) are co-applicants, ...