CALL for PAPERS - 18th IMA Leslie Fox Prize

The Eighteenth IMA Leslie Fox Prize meeting will take place on Monday June 26th, 2017, in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow G1 1XH, Scotland, just prior to the 27th Biennial Conference on Numerical Analysis.

Entries for the Eighteenth IMA Leslie Fox Prize competition should be submitted by January 31, 2017. Any person who is less than 31 years old on January 1st, 2017 and has not already won a first prize is eligible. Each entry should consist of a paper, describing some of the candidate's research, that is suitable for a 40 minute lecture at a numerical analysis meeting. Whether or not the work has been published or accepted for publication is irrelevant, but no person may submit more than one paper. Candidates from previous competitions are encouraged to enter.

The entries will be considered by an Adjudicating Committee comprising

Particular attention will be given to the originality and quality of each paper, and to the suitability of the material for a 40 minute talk to a general audience of numerical analysts. Papers will be selected by the Committee by mid-April 2017, for presentation at the IMA Leslie Fox Prize meeting. Only the papers that are presented at the meeting will be eligible for awards but, subject to this restriction, the Adjudicating Committee may award any number of first and second prizes.

Any question on this notice should be addressed to a member of the Adjudicating Committee.