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A postdoctoral position in Mathematical Modeling and Computing of 2D Materials at the University of Minnesota. Read more.


Active Particles, Volume 2, Birkhauser:  A second volume of eight surveys by authors involved in Ki-Net activities.

Best Paper Award

Congratulations to Ki-Net core participants Shi Jin and Jian-Guo Liu whose paper (with Zheng Ma) “Uniform spectral convergence of the stochastic Galerkin method for the linear transport equations with random inputs….” was selected as a recipient for the inaugural “Best Article Award” of Research in the Mathematical Sciences.

Program on Fluids and Waves

Intensive Program on Fluids and Waves will be held  at the Gran Sasso Science Institute in L'Aquila (Italy) on May 22 – June 15, 2018. The Program is a training activity within the European Innovating Training Network ModCompShock. More information can be found at


The 17th International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics and Applications (HYP2018) will take place in June 25-29, 2018 at Penn State University. Deadline for submission of abstracts: March 15, 2018. More information can be found at

Career Award

Congratulations to Qin Li (Department of Mathematics, University of Wisconsin-Madison) who has been awarded a prestigious 5-year NSF CAREER Award.


Ki-Net core member Prof. Benedetto Piccoli from Rutgers University-Camden and a team of researchers presented their results on how autonomous vehicles can improve traffic flow to policymakers at the Washington Auto Show. Click here for more information.

Ki-Net Invited Speakers

Congratulations to Ki-Net core participants Pierre Degond (Imperial), Qiang Du (Columbia), Pierre-Emmanuel Jabin (UMd), Shi Jin (UW) and Sid Mishra (ETH) for invitation to speak at the ICM2018 and to Eitan Tadmor (UMd) for invitation to speak at ICIAM2019.


Congratulations to Jianfeng Lu, a Ki-Net core member from the Department of Mathematics at Duke University, who was awarded the the 2017 IMA Prize in Mathematics and its Applications.