The Third Central Valley Regional SIAM Student Chapter Conference

This conference is open to anyone interested in applied mathematics and related disciplines at UC Merced and neighboring universities. Graduate students, undergraduates, postdocs, and faculty are all welcome.


To bring together students and faculty sharing a common interest in applied mathematics and related fields. Participants will have the opportunity to network, share their research interests, and exchange ideas. 

Event Date and Location:

Friday, April 27th, 2018 at the University of California, Merced (see map here)

Tentative Event Highlights:

  • (11.00am-12.00pm) Registration, Meet and greet (COB2, Room 110, UC Merced)
  • (12:00pm-1:30pm) Lunch (Location TBA, UC Merced)
  • (1:30pm - 3:00pm) Research talk by Prof. Matthias Heinkenschloss (Noah G. Harding Chair and professor in the Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics at Rice University)  (COB 120, UC Merced)
  • (3:00 pm - 5:30pm) Poster session featuring regional graduate and undergraduate research (Library, UC Merced)

Registration Details:

Registration deadline: April 13th. You can register here. Registration is free!
Note: Posters should ideally be 36 x 48 in size (landscape).














Directions and Parking:

See a campus map here. Parking is complementary and available upon request.

Organizers & Support:

   The event is organized by the University of California, Merced SIAM Student Chapter. Support for this event is provided by SIAM and the School of Natural Sciences, Applied MathematicsUniversity of California, Merced.

Contact Us

Graduate Admissions:
Phone: 209-228-4723
Graduate Funding:
Phone: 209-228-4622
General Inquiries:
Phone: 209-228-4723
Fax: 209-228-6906
Mailing Address:
University of California, Merced
ATTN: Graduate Division
5200 N. Lake Road, SSB 310
Merced, CA 95343


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