Mathematics Days in Sofia – MDS 2020

The conference is organized by the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in collaboration with the Union of the Bulgarian Mathematicians and the Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics of Sofia University. One of the main goals of the conference Mathematics Days in Sofia (MDS) is to bring together Bulgarian mathematicians and computer scientists working all over the world. In this way, the event will enrich the relations between the mathematicians working in Bulgaria and the Bulgarian mathematical diaspora. The first edition of MDS was held in 2014 at the initiative of a number of prominent Bulgarian mathematicians working in Bulgaria and abroad and attended by more than 300 participants from all over the world. The second conference was organized in 2017 thus making MDS a traditional meeting [...]

2019-10-07T18:17:27+03:00Monday, 7 October 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

DiPP 2019: Ninth International Conference Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage

From September 26th to 28th, 2019 in Burgas, Bulgaria, the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, under the patronage of UNESCO and Burgas Municipality and with the support of the National Science Fund, organizes the Ninth International Conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage—DiPP2019. Co-organisers of the event are: the Regional Academic Center – Burgas, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences; the Regional Historical Museum – Burgas; the Burgas Free University; Index Ltd. The prestigious scientific event will be opened on September 26, 2019 at 11:30, in Expo Center “Flora”, Burgas, Bulgaria. The conference aims at presenting innovative results, research projects and applications in the field of digitisation, documentation, archiving, representation and [...]

2019-09-26T17:51:06+03:00Wednesday, 25 September 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

IMI Mathematics Prize for the year 2020

The Institute of Mathematics and Informatics (IMI) at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences opens a call for nominations for the IMI Mathematics Prize for the year 2020 for excellent achievements in Mathematics. The candidates must be Bulgarian citizens and must not have turned 40 on January 1, 2020. The deadline for nominations is January 15, 2020. Nominations are sent (electronically) to the Chairman of the Prize Committee. Details about the Prize and the nominations’ procedure can be found in the Statute of the Prize. Prize Committee Chairman Blagovest Sendov (Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Sofia, Bulgaria) sendov2003@yahoo.com Members Efim Zelmanov (University of California, San Diego, USA) Armen Sergeev (Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow, Russia) Luchezar Avramov (University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA) Vesselin Petkov (Université Bordeaux [...]

2019-09-18T09:35:55+03:00Sunday, 15 September 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |

Official awarding of Bulgarian winners in the Australian Mathematics Competition for 2017 and 2018

On 28 January in the Conference Hall of the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences on a solemn ceremony will be awarded Bulgarian winners in the Australian Mathematics Competition for 2017 and 2018. The ceremony starts at 15:30. Prizes will be awarded personally by Her Excellency Kate Logan, Ambassador of Australia to Greece, Bulgaria and Romania. The event will be attended by the Honorary Consul of Australia in Bulgaria - Mrs. Indiana Trifonova. Australian Mathematics Competition is a competition for students from 3rd to 12th grade. It was established in 1976 and is one of the largest of its kind in the world - every year in AMC participate more than half a million students from 38 countries. Since [...]

2019-01-22T10:46:33+03:00Tuesday, 22 January 2019|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , , |

Eighth International Conference Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage – DiPP2018

From September 27th to 29th, 2018 in Burgas, Bulgaria, the Institute of Mathematics and Informatics at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, under the patronage of UNESCO and Burgas District Administration and with the support of the National Science Fund (Contract No. ДПМНФ 01/22 27.08.2018), organizes the Eighth International Conference on Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage—DiPP2018, The conference is an event from 2018 European year of cultural heritage, supported by the European commission. Co-organisers of the event are the Regional Academic Center – Burgas, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, the Regional Historical Museum – Burgas, the Burgas Free University, Index Ltd, Institute for Computer Science and Control, Hungarian Academy of Sciences. […]

2018-09-17T15:49:09+03:00Monday, 17 September 2018|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , , |

All Bulgarian Participants at the 22nd JBOM Are Returning with Medals

Снимка: MediaBricks.bg Two gold and four silver medals won the young Bulgarian mathematicians during the twenty-second edition of the JBMO. It takes place every year and students at the age of not more than 15.5 can take part in this competition. JBMO has one competition day of 4,5 hours and the participants solve 4 problems from the areas of algebra, geometry, number theory, combinatorics. Each problem is scored with 10 points. The maximum possible score is 40 points. Here are the results of Bulgarian students: Borislav Kirilov (8th grade, First Private Math School, Sofia): 10+10+6+10=36: gold medal. Desislava Nikolova (8th grade, Sofia Math High School): 10+10+6+10=36: gold medal. Martin Kopchev (8th grade, High School of Math and Science, Gabrovo): 10+10+1+10=31: silver medal. [...]

2019-01-22T10:51:04+03:00Saturday, 23 June 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Successful completion of the Career Development Forum at FMI

The Career Development Forum, which took place on June 5 and 6, 2018, in the courtyard of the Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics at the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, was attended by highly interested students. 68 organizations – IT companies, research and educational institutions and employers from leading national companies presented their work to the students of FMI and to all other interested parties. The event was organized by the FMI’s Career Center, and the main sponsor was SAP Labs Bulgaria. IMI presented its work at a special booth in the Faculty’s foyer, where the students were informed about the internships and PhD programs offered by IMI, they had the opportunity to meet in person with scientists from the various research divisions in [...]

2018-06-14T11:10:30+03:00Thursday, 7 June 2018|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: , |

The Institute of Mathematics and Informatics will Participate in the Career Development Forum at FMI

Career Development Forum in the courtyard of the Faculty of Mathematics and Informatics of the Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” will be held once again on June 5 and 6, 2018, under the motto “I know it and want to prove it”. The event was organized by the FMI’s Career Center, and the main sponsor is SAP Labs Bulgaria. CompueterWorld and Careers are media partners. IMI will present its work at a special booth in the Faculty’s lobby, where everyone will be able to learn more about the offered internships, PhD programs and priority research fields, as well as to meet in person with researchers from the Institute. […]

2018-06-12T11:01:26+03:00Friday, 1 June 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |

The Bulgarian Delegation at Intel ISEF Returned with Three Prizes

Intel ISEF is the world’s largest student science competition. Zvezdin Bessarabov and Chavdar Lalov competed with 1,700 participants from 81 countries in Pittsburgh for a prize pool of over US$ 4 million. The Bulgarian participants won two special awards and one prize of the main jury. This is the first year in which the entire Bulgarian team won Intel ISEF awards and is also one of the most successful years for our country. Bulgaria has been participating in Intel ISEF since 2013, the participation being funded by the Club Young Scientists with the support of Intel and the Society for Science and the Public. More than two thirds of our participants up to now have participated in the events of HSSIMI (УчИМИ) and other initiatives of [...]

2018-06-14T11:10:41+03:00Monday, 28 May 2018|Categories: Featured, News|Tags: |