In response to the internet revolution in electronic publishing and communication, the CEIC was formed in 1998 to monitor such developments and advise the IMU and, through it, the worldwide mathematics community.


The International Mathematical Union (IMU) is responsible for the contents of the CEIC website.

Peter J. Olver
School of Mathematics
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455

Fax: 612-626-2017
e-mail: olver(at)

The CEIC website runs technically under the domain of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) and is hosted by Weierstrass Institute, Berlin, Germany.

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Although we carefully revise all texts we assume no liability for the contents of external links for which solely the external provider is responsible.