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Two Faculty Named 2018 SIAM Fellows

Linda A. Cicero / Stanford News Service
Apr 3 2018

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ICME professors Margot Gerritsen and Alison Marsden were recently named as 2018 Fellows for the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). This distinguished honor recognizes outstanding contributions to applied mathematics and computational science, groundbreaking research, and exemplary service to the community.

Margot Gerritsen is being recognized for contributions to numerical methods for compositional and thermal fluid flow processes in porous media, ocean dynamics, and digital stewardship. 

Alison Lesley Marsden is being recognized for contributions to the development and clinical translation of cardiovascular patient-specific modeling, optimization, uncertainty and simulation methodology, and open source software development.

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Excerpts from the official news release:



SIAM Announces Class of 2018 Fellows 

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics recognizes distinguished work through  Fellows  Program 

Philadelphia, PA — Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is pleased to announce the 2018 Class of SIAM Fellows. These distinguished members were nominated for their exemplary research as well as outstanding service to the community. Through their contributions, SIAM Fellows help advance the fields of applied mathematics and computational science. These individuals will be recognized for their achievements during the SIAM Annual Meeting, happening July 9-13 in Portland, OR.

Read further details about individual Fellows' accomplishments and citations: of-2018-fellows;  More about the SIAM Fellows Program:


About SIAM

The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is an international society of more than 14,000 individual, academic and corporate members from 85 countries. SIAM helps build cooperation between mathematics and the worlds of science and technology to solve real-world problems through publications, conferences, and communities like chapters, sections and activity groups. Learn more.