Topic: "Nonsmooth problems: Theory and Applications"
Location: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Senatssaal, Main Building
Berliner Wissenschaftspreis for Günter M. ZieglerIn a ceremony in the Berlin Town Hall, Berlin's Governing Mayor and Senator for Science and Research, Michael Müller, awarded the 2017 Berliner Wissenschaftspreis to Günter M. Ziegler, Professor at the FU Berlin, spokesman for the BMS and one of the leading minds of the Matheon. Müller thus honored an "excellent mathematician and impressive communicator". He awarded the Nachwuchspreis to Dr. Myfanwy Evans from the Institute of Mathematics of the TU Berlin.
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With their draft proposal “MATH + The Berlin Mathematics Research Center" mathematicians from the three Berlin universities FU, HU, TU and the research institutes WIAS and ZIB took the first hurdle in the current call of the Excellence Strategy of the German Federal and State Governments. MATH + was asked, together with 87 other applicants, to submit a full application by February 2018. MATH + is based on ECMath, Matheon, BMS, DZLM and Modal. Further information: universities-berlin.de
Berlin mathematics successful in preselection
Math is beautiful!Under this motto, Matheon members Prof. Tim Conrad, Prof. Gitta Kutyniok, Dr. Falk Ebert and Prof. Günter M. Ziegler were discussing the beauty and the benefits of mathematics at the 91st Treffpunkt WissensWerte of the Technolgiestiftung Berlin with rbb science moderator Thomas Prinzler on 6 November. A recording of this event will be broadcasted on Sun, 12 November, at 9:22 am and 5:22 pm on rbb inforadio.