Tuesday, November 17, 2009

6th East Asia SIAM Conference (Malaysia, 2010)

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Dear Colleagues,

On behalf of the Scientific Committee of the East Asia SIAM (Society for Applied and Industrial Mathematics), I would like to invite you to participate in the 6th East Asia SIAM Conference to be held on June 22 - 24, 2010 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Also, if you have qualified students, please encourage them to participate in the EASIAM Student Paper Prize 2009.

Please see below for details.

Thank you.

Dr. Rafael P. Saldaña
East Asia SIAM Committee

Applied Mathematics International Conference 2010

(AMIC 2010)


The Sixth East Asia SIAM Conference

June 22 - 24, 2010

Institute of Mathematical Sciences,

Faculty of Science University of Malaya

50603 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Conference Website: http://math.um.edu.my/easiam/


In 2010, the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, University of Malaya will be hosting the 6th East Asia SIAM (EASIAM) Conference in conjunction with the Applied Mathematics International Conference (AMIC2010) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The EASIAM Conference is an annual meeting in the series of conferences. EASIAM provides a platform for exploration and application of mathematics to science, industry, engineering and technology in the East and South East Asia. Previous EASIAM meetings were held in Hong Kong, Sapporo, Xiamen, Daejeon, and Brunei. EASIAM is a section of SIAM, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), which promotes research that will lead to effective new mathematical and computational methods and techniques for science, engineering, industry and society. It also provides media for the exchange of information and ideas among mathematicians, engineers, and scientists.

Conference Objectives:

1) To provide a venue for the exchange of new ideas and interaction between local and international participants, updating with the latest research in mathematics, as well as interaction between the local and international participants.
2) To promote research and enhance collaboration among researchers and scientists
3) To stimulate publications in the areas of applied mathematics


1. Applied Mathematics.

2. Engineering Mathematics

3. Operational Research and Optimization.

4. Numerical Analysis.

5. Linear Algebra and Applications.

Conference Venue:

Darby Park Executive Suites, Kuala Lumpur



Scientific Committee:

EASIAM Scientific Committees:

Nguyen Van Huu, Hanoi University of Science
Pham Ky Anh, Vietnam National University
Victor D. Didenko, Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Roger Hosking, Universiti Brunei Darussalam
Zhong-ci Shi, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Wai-Ki Ching, University of Hong Kong
Tao Tang, Hong Kong Baptist University
Hendra Gunawan, Bandung Institute of Technology
Leo H. Wiryanto, Bandung Institute of Technology
Hisashi Okamoto, Kyoto University
Shao-Liang Zhang, Nagoya University
Hyung-Chun Lee, Ajou University
Xiao-qing Jin, University of Macau
Haiwei Sun, University of Macau
Mohd Omar, University of Malaya
Abd Rahni Mt Piah, Universiti Sains Malaysia
Rafael P.
Saldaña, Ateneo de Manila University
Weizhu Bao, National University of Singapore
Zuowei Shen, National University of Singapore
I-Liang Chern, National Taiwan University
Ming-Chih Lai , National Chiao Tung University
Yongwimon Lenbury, Mahidol Univeristy

AMIC 2010 Scientific Committees:

Siti Aishah Hashim Ali, University of Malaya
Wan Ainun Mior Othman, University of Malaya
Noor Hasnah Moin, University of Malaya
Md Abu Omar Awang, University of Malaya
Nordin Hj. Mohamad, University of Malaya
Amran Hussin, University of Malaya
Mohd Khanafiah Ismail, University of Malaya
Mohd Salmi Noorani, National University of Malaysia
Ahmad Izani, University of Science Malaysia
Norsarahaida Amin, University of Technology Malaysia


Ong Seng Huat
Mohd Omar
Wan Ainun Mior Othman
Siti Aishah Hashim Ali
Md Abu Omar Awang
Che Wan Mariam Saad
Nordin Haji Mohamad
Mohd Khanafiah Ismail
Amran Hussin
Noor Hasnah Moin

Registration, Accommodation and Visa:

All conference participants must register before 1st April 2010. The registration fee is RM900 (US$270). Full-time students may register for RM450 (US$135). The registration fee includes conference materials, lunches, tea breaks, a conference banquet and a sightseeing tour.

For all participants please prepare payment via cheque and made payable to the "Bendahari Universiti Malaya" before May 1st 2010.

To register and book the accommodation at the conference venue, please complete and e-mail us the attached registration form (doc) (pdf) to amic2010@um.edu.my before April 1st 2010. Accommodation for standard room is RM 230 per day.

Participants are also kindly requested to arrange their own accommodation. Suggested accommodations within the vicinity of the conference venue include.

1. Hotel Nikko

2 .Mandarin Court Hotel

3. Corus Hotel

4. Equatorial Hotel

5. Hotel Maya

To obtain an invitation letter for the visa application to Malaysia, please contact Dr Mohd Omar (mohd@um.edu.my).

Paper Submission:

Both full papers and extended abstracts of 2 to 3 pages are accepted for submission. Papers and extended abstracts will be refereed. To be eligible for publication in the Conference proceedings, an accepted paper must be presented at the Conference by one of the authors.

Papers should be submitted by e-mail to amic2010@um.edu.my before April 1st, 2010. For further enquiries please contact mohd@um.edu.my or fax to +60379674143.

The selected full manuscripts of the conference will be published within a proceeding under the responsibility of an Editorial Board AMIC2010 appointed by the Organizer.

The official language of the conference is English. A full manuscript must be submitted in English language.

Notification of Abstract Acceptance: March 1st, 2010
Final full paper submission: April 1st, 2010.

EASIAM Student Paper Prize:

Principal Guidelines
The EASIAM Student Paper Prizes are awarded every year to the student author(s) of the most outstanding paper(s) submitted to the EASIAM Student Paper Competition. This award is based solely on the merit and content of the student's contribution to the submitted paper.

The purpose of the Student Paper Prizes is to recognize an outstanding scholarship by students in applied mathematics or computing.

Requirements to enter the Competition
To enter the competition, each applicant
- must be a student of a country in the East or Southeast Asia;
- must not attend the oral defense longer than six months before the deadline of the competition submission;
- and must submit: a short vitae including his/her list of publications (at most two pages). The student's advisor must submit a letter that describes and evaluates the paper's contribution to the literature and the student's role in the publications.

Notification of Prize Winners
The EASIAM president will notify the recipient(s) around April 15. 2010.
Each recipient is required to present his or her paper at the EASIAM meeting where the prizes are awarded.

Description of the Award
Each recipient of the EASIAM Student Paper Prize shall receive a
certificate and reimbursement of up to US$250 toward travel expenses. Up to four awards will be awarded each year.

Deadline of the application
February 15, 2010. Please send your submission to Prof. Byeong- Chun Shin, Secretary, Chonnam National University, Korea, at bcshin@jnu.ac.krt


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