Joyce McLaughlin, one of the founding members of the AIM Scientific Board, passed away on October 23, 2017. Joyce was the Ford Foundation Professor of Mathematical Sciences at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute who made outstanding contributions to the field of nonlinear analysis with particular emphasis on inverse problems. She received many honors for her research and service in mathematics. All of us in the AIM community are grateful for her dedicated work as a member of our Scientific Board for more than 15 years. Read her full obituary in SIAM News…

Established in 1994 by businessman and math enthusiast John Fry, the American Institute of Mathematics is now located in San Jose, California, after moving from its original Palo Alto location in 2015.

AIM's mission is to advance mathematical knowledge through collaboration, to broaden participation in the mathematical endeavor, and to increase awareness of the contributions of the mathematical sciences to society.

Since 2002 AIM has been part of the Mathematical Sciences Institutes program in the Division of Mathematical Sciences of the National Science Foundation.

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