New Zealand Institute of Mathematics & its Applications (NZIMA)

Other Activities

Aside from its major thematic programmes, the NZIMA is engaged in a range of activities supporting execellent research in the mathematical sciences in New Zealand. Some of these are described below.


Maclaurin Fellows

Full-time Maclaurin Fellows so far have been:

Visiting Maclaurin Fellows so far have been:

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Postgraduate Scholars

NZIMA scholarships have been awarded to the following students of the mathematical sciences:

Scholarship support is also being offered by the NZIMA to students involved in a mathematics-in-industry style programme in Industrial Mathematics, being organised by Professor Robert McKibbin (Massey University).

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Sponsorship

One off support of $10,000 was made to the NZ Mathematical Olympiad Committee to assist with expenses in training and sending a New Zealand team to the 2003 International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO).

Financial support from the NZIMA has assisted a number of local conferences and workshops to take place and has enabled visits to New Zealand of overseas researchers. Support so far has gone (or will be going) to:

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High Performance Computing

The NZIMA is pleased to be able to help facilitate access by researchers in the mathematical sciences in NZ to high-performance computing platforms, as follows:

In each case charging depends on the type of usage (educational/academic or commercial) and the amount of usage. The NZIMA is already assisting with the annual costs of leasing the IBM Regatta P690 computer.

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Promotion and publicity

Institute Co-Director Marston Conder visited NZ universities during July 2002 to give presentations about the establishment, aims and activities of the NZIMA and describe the opportunities it presents for research in the mathematical sciences in New Zealand:

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Last updated on 27 October 2006 by webmaster@nzima.auckland.ac.nz