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Thursday 19th September 2019

CCA Issue 207 (Vol 53:1)

Issue 207 (Vol 53:1) of ACM Communications in Computer Algebra (CCA) is now available.

It can be accessed via the ACM Digital Library here. This requires an ACM DL subscription (provided with SIGSAM membership).

The issue contains two research articles: one by Li & Corless, Revisiting Gilbert Strang's "a chaotic search for i, and another by Abramov & Barkatou entitled Row reduction process for matrices of scalar operators: storing the intermediate results of row transformation.

Tuesday 23rd July 2019

ISSAC 2019 Prizes

SIGSAM sponsors the paper awards at the annual ISSAC conference. In 2019 the Distinguished Paper Award was given to Florent Bréhard, Mioara Joldes and Jean-Bernard Lasserre for On moment problems with holonomic functions and the Distinguished Student Author Award to Manuel Eberl for Verified Real Asymptotics in Isabelle/HOL.

There was also a Distinguished Poster Award to Leili Rafiee Sevyeri and Robert Corless for Approximate GCD in Bernstein basis and a Distinguished Software Demonstration Award to Julián Cuevas-Rozo, Jose Divasón, Miguel Marco-Buzunáriz and Ana Romero for A Kenzo Interface for Algebraic Topology Computations in SageMath. These awards were sponsored by Fachgruppe Computeralgebra and Maplesoft.

Monday 15th July 2019

ISSAC 2019 Proceedings in ACM DL

ISSAC 2019 is taking place. The proceedings are now available in the ACM Digital Library.

We note that all SIGSAM members have access to the digital library as part of their membership.

Monday 1st July 2019

ISSAC 2019 Program Announced

ISSAC 2019 has issued its Program and Online Registration is now open.

Tuesday 4th June 2019

ISSAC 2019 Registration Open

ISSAC 2019 has issued its Call for Participation and Online Registration is now open.

Also announced are the accepted papers, the accepted software demonstrations, and the accepted poster presentations.

Monday 3rd June 2019

CCA Issue 206 (Vol 52:4)

Issue 206 (Vol 52:4) of ACM Communications in Computer Algebra (CCA) is now available.

It can be accessed via the ACM Digital Library here. This requires an ACM DL subscription (provided with SIGSAM membership).

The issue contains the long awaited extended abstracts for poster presentations from ISSAC 2017.

Thursday 30th May 2019

2019 Jenks Prize Second Call

The Second Call for Nominations for the 8th Richard D. Jenks Prize for Software Engineering Applied to Computer Algebra has been made.

All nominations must be received by the deadline of Sunday 29th September 2019. Further details and the nomination form are available at this link.

Monday 11th March 2019

4th Stephen Smale Prize: Call for Nominations

The 4th Stephen Smale Prize will be awarded at the Foundations of Computational Mathematics (FoCM) meeting in Vancouver, Canada, June 15-24, 2020. The prize recognizes major achievements in furthering the understanding of the connections between mathematics and computation, including the interfaces between pure and applied mathematics, numerical analysis, and computer science. The recipient of the prize will be expected to give a lecture at the meeting. For more information, click here.

Thursday 7th March 2019

2019 Jenks Prize Call Open

The Call for Nominations for the 8th Richard D. Jenks Prize for Software Engineering Applied to Computer Algebra has been made.

All nominations must be received by the deadline of Sunday 29th September 2019. Further details and the nomination form are available at this link.

Wednesday 20th February 2019

CCA Issue 205 (Vol 52:3)

Issue 205 (Vol 52:3) of ACM Communications in Computer Algebra (CCA) is now available.

It can be accessed via the ACM Digital Library here. This requires an ACM DL subscription (provided with SIGSAM membership).

The issue contains an article by Hans-Gert Grabe on 20 Years of the Symbolic Data Project, and all the extended abstracts from the poster presentations at ISSAC 2018.