The SIAM-UKIE Section was formed in 1996 by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) with the scope to promote and support applied and industrial mathematics in the UK and the Republic of Ireland.

SIAM’s acronym also stands for Science and Industry Advance with Mathematics. The activities of the Section are consistent with this objective and include: annual meetings, student chapter events, and support for other initiatives and events that bring together SIAM members from different fields in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

The current SIAM-UKIE officers are as follows:

Prof Des Higham
University of Strathclyde
April 1, 2015 – March 31, 2017


Jennifer Scott
Dr Jennifer Scott
STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
April 1, 2015 – March 31, 2017


Dr Angela Mihai
Cardiff University
April 1, 2014 – March 31, 2016


For a list of past officers, please visit the archive webpage.

Membership in the Section is free and automatic for all SIAM members whose residence or principal place of work or study is in the UK or Republic of Ireland.

The full rules of procedure for this Section can be downloaded here.