On this page we maintain a list of mathematical problems considered to be of interest by at least one DIAMANT member. Solutions and new submissions are welcome!

Author   Name of the problem (contained in a link)
Rey   Balanced Infinite Designs
Zantema   Matrix inequalities
Draisma   A DIAMANT challenge: complex equiangular lines
de Jeu Sums of negative powers modulo a prime
Shalev Factoring permutations
Shalev Orders of groups generated by t and 1+t
Maubach Polynomial maps over finite fields


Mathematics cluster DIAMANT

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Diamant symposium
29-11-2018 - 30-11-2018

Dutch Mathematical Congress 2019
23-4-2019 - 24-4-2019

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ERC Starting grant for Daniel Dadush

Daniel Dadush (CWI) has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant of 1.5 ME for his proposal ‘Towards a Quantitative Theory of Integer Programming’. With this grant, Dadush aims to revolutionize the understanding of integer programming (IP), the most popular method used today for finding optimal solutions to real-world optimization problems.

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VICI grant for Nikhil Bansal

Nikhil Bansal has been awarded a Vici grant of 1.5 ME. He is one of the 35 academics to receive this grant from NWO in 2018. Bansal aims to use his grant to develop new algorithmic methods to make discrete decisions in a continuous way. He expects this to lead to applications in the fields of logistics, bio-informatics, chip design and machine learning.

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3 DIAMANT PhD positions awarded

NWO, following a shortlist provided by the DIAMANT board, has decided to award 3 PhD positions to young DIAMANT members: Dion Gijswijt (TU Delft), Jan Steffen Müller (RUG) and Arno Kret (UvA).
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DIAMANT funding continued

The funding of all four mathematics clusters has been continued by NWO. For the coming two years 85 kE will be available in each cluster.
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