Contemporary Mathematics And The Real World: International Conference To Mark The 70th Birthday Of Prof G.O.S. Ekhaguere: Call For Participation And Application For Conference Travel Support

On behalf of the Organising Committee of the International Conference on Contemporary Mathematics and the Real World,(organised  to mark the 70th birthday anniversary of Professor G.O.S.Ekhaguere) holding from May 22 – May 25, 2017, it is my pleasure to invite you to participate in the conference. We also invite postgraduate research students to apply for a limited number of conference support grants. Please find attached the Conference Flyer which contains the…

INVITATION TO SUBMIT TRIBUTE IN HONOUR OF LATE PROFESSOR A. U. AFUWAPE 

The Council of the Nigerian Mathematical Society at its meeting, held between 7th – 9th November, 2016 at University of Agriculture, Makurdi agreed that a special issue of the Journal of the Nigerian Mathematical Society (JNMS) be produced to honour Late Professor Anthony Uyi AFUWAPE for his outstanding contribution to society and Mathematics in Nigeria and abroad.     Consequently, I write to invite individual/professional colleague/friends/former students /family members to…

VACANCY: Pst. E. A. Adeboye, Professorial Chair of Mathematics, UNILAG

LOCATION: UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS, NIGERIA   REMUNERATION An enhanced basic salary package (i.e CONUASS 7 plus 20% mark-up). Other perquisites include:   i. Transport (car and driver) ii. Research Allowance  iii. Journal Allowance   iv. Learned Society subscription allowance   v. Local Transport and Travelling   vi. Books and Periodicals   vii. Housing Allowance   viii. Conferences/Lectures    Minimum Qualification : Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics.    Required Experience : Minimum…

Notices: Volume 5, Number 1, 2016

  CONTENT  Council  Members of  the NMS – Page 5 List of Fellows of  NMS & Award Committee – Page 6 Reports from LOC,  UNILAG 2015 – Page 9 President’s Address – Page 11 Profiles – Page 12 Felicitations – Page 30 LOC Makurdi  2017 Back Page CLICK TO DOWNLOAD

New Online Hosting of Journals of NMS

The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy, a leading global institution that has consistently built scientific capacities of developing countries by fostering the growth of advanced studies/research in physical/mathematical sciences has kindly supported the on-line hosting of the Journal of the Nigerian Mathematical Society. This will provide the journal with cost-effective and suitable alternatives to hosting with Elsevier.    Our latest feat was a result of…

Organizations of the International Mathematical Union (IMU)

Dear colleagues, Thanks to a generous donation by the Simons Foundation, the Commission for Developing Countries of the International Mathematical Union is  launching the IMU-Simons African Fellowship Program to support research visits of  mathematicians living and working in developing countries in Africa. The grant covers travel, accommodation, visa, travel insurance and living costs up to USD 5,000 per mathematician.  The duration of the visit should be of a reasonable length of time…

UNIVERSITY OF IBADAN, IBADAN, NIGERIA DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS

International Conference on: CONTEMPORARY MATHEMATICS AND THE REAL WORLD to mark the 70th birthday anniversary of Professor G.O.S. EKHAGUERE, PhD, DIC, FNMS, FAAS VENUE: Mathematics Lecture Theatre, University of Ibadan, Ibadan DATE: Monday, May 22 – Thursday, May 25, 2017 ARRIVAL & OPENING CEREMONY: Monday, May 22, 2017 DEPARTURE: Thursday, May 25, 2017 Download Full Advert

36TH NMS CONFERENCE

36TH NMS CONFERENCE – Venue: Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria. Date: May 9 to 12, 2017. Conference email: nmsmakurdi2017@gmail.com.

CIMPA Research School on Combinatorial and Computational Algebraic Geometry.

CIMPA Research School on Combinatorial and Computational Algebraic Geometry University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria, 11–24 June 2017.  Scientific Committee: Dr. H. Praise Adeyemo, (University of Ibadan), Co-chair. Erwan Brugall, (Ecole polytechnique), Co-chair. ´ Victoria Powers, Emory University. Frank Sottile, Texas A&M University.  Please help us in making this advert widely known.  Download Full Advert

The IMU Breakout Graduate Fellowship Program

The IMU is today (22 Apr 2016) launching the novel IMU Breakout Graduate Fellowship Program. Thanks to a generous donation by the winners of the Breakthrough Prizes in Mathematics – Ian Agol, Simon Donaldson, Maxim Kontsevich, Jacob Lurie, Terence Tao and Richard Taylor – IMU with the assistance of FIMU and TWAS is today launching a fellowship program to support postgraduate studies in a developing country, leading to a PhD…