Applied Mathematics Entering the 21st Century: Invited Talks by James M. Hill, Ross Moore

By James M. Hill, Ross Moore

Papers showing during this quantity are the Invited Talks given at ICIAM 2003, the fifth foreign Congress of commercial and utilized arithmetic, held in Sydney over the interval July 7 to eleven, 2003. The Congress celebrates and describes the contributions of utilized arithmetic -- as an highbrow construction in its personal correct, as a beginning stone of technological improvement, and as an quintessential collaborative accomplice for different medical disciplines. those facets of utilized arithmetic have held precise because the sunrise of civilization. they are going to stay simply as vital within the new millennium. The authors of those papers are all said masters in their fields, having been selected via a rigorous choice strategy via a amazing foreign software Committee.

This quantity provides an outline of up to date purposes of arithmetic, with the assurance starting from the rhythms of the fearful process, to optimum transportation, elasto-plasticity, computational drug layout, hydrodynamic and meteorological modeling, and valuation in monetary markets.

Many papers are direct items of the pc revolution: grid iteration, multi-scale modeling, high-dimensional numerical integration, nonlinear optimization, exact floating-point computations and complicated iterative tools. different papers reveal the shut dependence on advancements in arithmetic itself, and the expanding significance of records. extra issues relate to the examine of houses of fluids and fluid-flows, or upload to our knowing of Partial Differential Equations.

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And is affiliated with the Financial and Actuarial Mathematics group at TU Wien. From 1995-1999 he was Head of Research and Product Development at Tokyo-Mitsubishi Internaitonal, leading a front-office group providing pricing models and risk analysis for fixed-income. equity and credit-related products. Dr Davis holds a PhD from the University of California at Berkeley. He is the author of three books on stochastic analysis and optimisation. In 1983 he was awarded a Doctor of Science (ScD) from Cambridge University.

From 1978 to 1995 he was Editor-in-Chief of the journal Stochastics and Stochastics Reports. he was a founding co-editor of Mathematical Finance (1990-93) and is currently an associate editorof Quantitative Finance. In 2002 he was awarded the Naylor Prize by the London Mathematical Society, for "excellent pioneering contributions to stochastic analysis, stochastic control and filtering theory and more recently to mathematical finance.

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