Maria J. Esteban

Maria J. Esteban is a senior researcher at CNRS and works at the University Paris-Dauphine. Her research area includes nonlinear partial differential equations, especially variational methods. Her term as President of ICIAM ended October 1, 2019.

Is the gender gap worse among mathematicians than in other scientific communities? And what about Africa compared to other continents?

A report on recent data about the Gender Gap Project.

January 2023: News from the International Science Council

In this section we will highlight recent events, decisions, calls, and news concerning the International Science Council which the editors of DIANOIA find interesting for its readership.

Kick-off of the EU-MATHS-IN OpenDesk

https://ecmiindmath.orgOn September 20th took place the kick-off of the OpenDesk of EU-MATHS-IN. The OpenDesk offers any company the possibility of submitting its innovation needs that can be solved by Modelling, Simulation and Optimization technologies in a Data rich Environment (MSO-DE). It is devoted to coordinate and facilitate the necessary exchanges in the field of application-driven mathematical research and its exploitation for innovations in industry, science and society.

Database of good practices for girls and young women, parents and organizations

An ongoing product of the Gender Gap in Science project.

ISC's New President, Peter Gluckman, Talks about ISC

In an online meeting, the President of ISC gave a quick 15-20 minutes' presentation, giving his viewpoint about his plans as president, and about what is going on at the moment at ISC. He then answered questions from the audience.

The Extraordinary General Assembly of the International Science Council

The aim of this extraordinary GA was to vote on some modifications of the statutes of the ISC as well as the election of the members of the 2021 Elections Committee.


About the International Science Council in 2020 - 2021

The International Science Council (ISC) was created in 2018 as the result of a merger between the International Council for Science (ICSU) and the International Social Science Council (ISSC). It is a non-governmental organization with a unique global membership that brings together 40 international scientific Unions and Associations and over 140 national and regional scientific organizations including Academies and Research Councils.

CIMPA’s international activities in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic

The Centre International de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées (CIMPA), founded in France in 1978, is a nonprofit organization that promotes research in Mathematics in developing countries. Located in Nice, it is a UNESCO Category 2 organization. It benefits from the financial support of France, Norway, Spain and Switzerland.

A New International Mathematical Conference Center in Sochi (Russia): Call for Proposals for 2021

The Sirius Mathematics Center has opened in Sochi, Russia.

ICIAM Webpage: Mathematics of COVID-19

 ICIAM has created a page that collects these activities and projects from all over the world to provide a global view of the contributions of mathematics to help in the fight against COVID-19.