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Welcome to IMU News!

IMU News is the rebranded newsletter of the IMU (known previously as IMU-Net). The first issue of the newsletter under the name IMU News appeared in January 2021. Previous iterations of the newsletter remain accessible via the IMU News archive.

The newsletter aims to improve communication between the IMU and the worldwide mathematical community, by reporting decisions and recommendations of the IMU, and highlighting issues that are under discussion.

In addition, IMU News will report on major international mathematical events and developments, and on other topics of general mathematical interest. Feedback from readers is welcome. Read our latest issues below.

IMU News 125: May 2024

  • News from the Commission for Developing Countries (CDC)
  • News from the Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM)
  • News from the Committee on Electronic Information and Communication (CEIC)
  • News from the International Commission on Mathematical Instruction (ICMI)
  • Award ceremony of the Abel Prize 2024
  • Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences 2024
  • Simons Foundation
  • News from zbMATH Open and recent developments

IMU News 124: March 2024

  • Editorial
  • News from the Commission for Developing Countries (CDC)
  • News from the Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM)
  • News from the International Commission on Mathematical Instruction (ICMI)
  • News from the International Day of Mathematics (IDM)
  • Abel Prize 2024: Michel Talagrand
  • Crafoord Prize in Mathematics 2024: Claire Voisin

IMU News 123b: Special issue on the International Day of Mathematics 2024

  • 2024 IDM theme and celebrating in the classroom
  • UNESCO-IDM-IMU-IDSSD Webinar “Playing with Mathematics for Society” on March 14
  • Posting events on the 2024 map of the IDM website


Editor: Yoshiharu Kohayakawa, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil


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