New Zealand Institute of Mathematics & its Applications (NZIMA)

Thematic Programmes


A key activity of The New Zealand Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (NZIMA) is the organisation of 6-monthly programmes on themes drawn from a range of fields of significant interest. These programmes include:

  • participation by overseas experts and mathematical scientists in NZ
  • associated workshops held at various locations around New Zealand
  • postdoctoral fellowships in the theme areas
  • postgraduate research scholarships in the theme area.


    To view the thematic programmes that are taking place currently, please click on the links below:

  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007

    To view the thematic programmes that took place in preceding years, please click on the links below:

  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004/05
  • 2004
  • 2003/04
  • 2003


    Alternatively, you can select a thematic programme by title:

  • Algorithms: New Directions and Applications
  • Applications of Mathematics in the Nanosciences
  • Combinatorics and its Applications
  • Conformal Geometry and its Applications
  • Dynamical Systems and Numerical Analysis
  • Energy, Wind and Water
  • Geometric Methods in the Topology of 3-Dimensional Manifolds
  • Geometry: Interactions with Algebra and Analysis
  • Hidden Markov Models and Complex Systems
  • Logic and Computation
  • Mathematical Models for Optimizing Transportation Services
  • Mathematical & Statistical Knowledge for Teachers at Senior Levels
  • Modelling Cellular Function
  • Modelling Invasive Species and Weed Impact
  • Numerical Methods for Evolutionary Problems
  • Partial Differential Equations: Applications, Analysis and Inverse Problems
  • Phylogenetic Genomics


    Last updated on 03 March 2009 by webmaster@nzima.auckland.ac.nz