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Writing in the Mathematical Sciences: Some Do's and Don'ts

Event Special Guest Workshop:
Writing in the Mathematical Sciences:
Some Do's and Don'ts
Date 3 November 2023 (Friday)
Time 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue University Education Room, University Library

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Workshop Description

Mathematical writing aims to use mathematics as a primary means for expression, deduction, and communication of ideas. Naturally, it calls for an effective blending of two languages: one natural (in our case, English), the other mathematical. In this workshop, we will discuss some essential elements of mathematical writing. Anyone who is interested in the effective presentation of mathematics in his/her discipline is welcome.

Speaker's Bio

Prof. Anthony Man-Cho So, Dean of the Graduate School

Anthony Man-Cho So is currently Dean of the Graduate School, Deputy Master of Morningside College, and Professor in the Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management. Dr. So has been a Fellow of IEEE since 2023 and an Outstanding Fellow of the Faculty of Engineering at CUHK since 2019. He currently serves on the editorial boards of Journal of Global Optimization, Mathematical Programming, Mathematics of Operations Research, Open Journal of Mathematical Optimization, Optimization Methods and Software, and SIAM Journal on Optimization. He has also served as the Lead Guest Editor of IEEE Signal Processing Magazine Special Issue on Non-Convex Optimization for Signal Processing and Machine Learning. Dr. So has received a number of research and teaching awards, including the 2016-17 CUHK Research Excellence Award, the 2010 CUHK Young Researcher Award, the 2022 University Grants Committee (UGC) Teaching Award (General Faculty Members Category), and the 2022 CUHK University Education Award


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