DIAMANT Symposium November 2011

On 24 and 25 November 2011 the DIAMANT Symposium will be held at Conferentiecentrum Mennorode, Elspeet, the Netherlands.

Invited speakers include: Dan Bernstein (University of Illinois, Chicago), Valerie Berthé (LIAFA, Université Paris 7), Ariel Gabizon (Technion, Haifa), Etienne de Klerk (Universiteit van Tilburg).

There is ample space for contributed speakers.

How to contribute a talk

In the registration form Ph.D. students and postdocs can propose to give a talk (submit title and abstract). The closing date for talk proposals is 10 November 2011.

Programme

Details on the programme can be found here. The programme starts at about 11 AM on Thursday, and ends at about 3 PM on Friday.

Conference fee + accommodation

There is partial DIAMANT support for DIAMANT members---provided that they register before 10 November. By definition, DIAMANT members are full and associate professors listed here, as well as their research group members. Exact prices are listed on the registration page.

Travel information

The symposium venue is Conferentiecentrum Mennorode. For travel information, see this page (in Dutch).

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ERC Starting grant for Daniel Dadush
26-9-2018

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
26-9-2018

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
19-12-2017

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
19-12-2017

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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