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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 110: November 2021

  • Editorial: The Brazilian Public Schools Mathematics Olympiad, a bridge between basic education and mathematical research
  • News from the Commission for Developing Countries (CDC)
  • News from the Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM)
  • The 2022 ICM Noether Lecturer: Marie-France Vignéras
  • IDM 2022 International Day of Mathematics
  • The 9th Heidelberg Laureate Forum
  • Mathematics without Borders: the Centennial of the IMU
  • A further public statement from the IMU

IMU News 109: September 2021

  • Editorial: The 8th European Congress of Mathematics
  • News from the Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM)
  • International Day of Mathematics 2022: “Mathematics Unites”
  • ICM 2022 News from Saint Petersburg
  • Mathematics without Borders: the Centennial of the IMU
  • The Unity of Mathematics: a Conference in Honour of Sir Michael Atiyah
  • The 2022 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics

IMU News 108: July 2021

  • Editorial: MCA 2021 Mathematical Congress of the Americas
  • News from the Commission for Developing Countries (CDC)
  • News from the Committee for Women in Mathematics (CWM)


Editor: Yoshiharu Kohayakawa, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil


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