# Department of Mathematics

## News

## Licentiate Seminar - Fred Mayambala, Optimization

Fred Mayambala presents his thesis "Mean-Variance Portfolio Optimization: Eigendecomposition-Based Methods" on Tuesday, 9 June at 10.15 am in ACAS, A Building, Campus Valla. Opponent is Docent Ann-Brith Strömberg, Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.

## Public defence of doctoral thesis - Joseph Nzabanita, Mathematical Statistics

Joseph Nzabanita presents his thesis "Bilinear and Trilinear Regression Models with Structured Covariance Matrices" on Thursday, 11 june at 1.15 pm in Nobel (BL 32), B Building, Campus Valla. Opponent is Dr Miguel Fonseca, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal.

## Public defence of doctoral thesis - Japhet Niyobuhungiro, Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

Japhet Niyobuhungiro presents his thesis "Exact Minimizers in Real Interpolation. Characterization and Applications" on Friday, 12 june at 9.00 am in Nobel (BL 32), B Building, Campus Valla. Opponent is Professor Luboš Pick, Charles University, Czech Republic.

## Lars Eldén new Chief Editor of BIT Numerical Mathematics

Lars Eldén, Professor emeritus at the division of Computational Mathematics, is new Chief Editor of the Swedish scientific journal BIT Numerical Mathematics. BIT was started in 1961 and from the outset, a wide area of computer science and technology was covered, but since 1992 the focus has been on Numerical Mathematics.

## Seminars

## Conference

## PDEs, Potential Theory and Function Spaces

14-18 June, 2015, Linköping University.

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## MAI's Calendar

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## Research School in Interdisciplinary mathematics

The postgraduate programme is intended for students with a strong mathematical interest who also want to work actively with a problem that is clearly connected to an applied subject/science.

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Last updated: 2015-05-19