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Every year on May 12, mathematicians across the world celebrate the International Women in Maths Day. 

To mark this date, and to increase the visibility of the impressive establishment done by women mathematicians worldwide, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science (IMADA) at SDU will hold an international conference Women Mathematicians in Sciences from May 11 to May 12, 2023, in Odense.

The main organizer of this conference is associate professor Jing Qin, together with two co-organizers Aya Mølgaard and Katrine von Bornemann Hjelmborg.


The conference will be concerned with a broad spectrum of topics in mathematics including:

• Analysis, Geometry & Quantum Mathematics 
• Discrete Mathematics 
• Probability and Statistics 
• Mathematical Modelling and applications


Confirmed speakers

Our confirmed invited speakers so far include:

• Armelle Guillou, Professor at University of Strasbourg 
• Corina-Gabriela Ciobotaru, Assistant Professor at Aarhus University 
• Jessica Carter, Associate Professor at Aarhus University 
• Lisbeth Fajstrup, Associate Professor at Aalborg University 
• Shan Shan, Assistant Professor at SDU, University of Southern Denmark 
• Sophie Emma Zegers, Postdoc at Charles University 
• Yiqiu Dong, Associate Professor at DTU, Technical University of Denmark

While internationally recognized professors and postdocs can provide cutting-edge insights into modern research in Mathematics, we also encourage students to speak about their current projects.

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Women Mathematicians in Sciences

Campusvej 55
5230 Odense

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Institute of Mathematics and Computer Sciences