SMB Digest Volume 18 Issue 24

June 13, 2018
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Issue’s Topics:

From:  <>
Date: Wed, Jun 6, 2018 at 1:33 PM
Subject: New book: Asymptotics of Elliptic and Parabolic PDEs ….

New book: Asymptotics of Elliptic and Parabolic PDEs: and their Applications in
Statistical Physics, Computational Neuroscience, and Biophysics
David Holcman, Zeev Schuss

Springer International Publishing, Jun 1, 2018 – Mathematics – 444 pages

From: Hao Wang <>
Date: Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 9:46 PM
Subject: The 6th G. J. Butler Memorial Conf. on Diff. Eq. & Pop.
Biology, July 23-27, CA

The Sixth G. J. Butler International Conference on Differential
Equations and Population Biology will be held on the University of
Alberta campus, Edmonton, during July 23-27, 2018 (arriving July 22
evening and leaving July 27 afternoon).

For more information check out the conference website:

Important Deadlines:
 Talk and Poster Abstract Submission June 30, 2018
 Submission to Special Issue (Freedman)
 August 31, 2018
 Application for Student Support April 30, 2018

Here is the registration link for all participants:

If you can’t access the google link, you can see the conference
information from the personal website:

Please send us any questions or comments you have related to the conference.
Hao Wang (Chair),
Michael Li,
Zhongwei Shen,

From: Lewis, Joanna E A <>
Date: Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 5:53 AM
Subject: COURSE – Infectious Disease Modelling at Imperial College
London, Sept. 3-14, UK

Spaces are still available on the 2018 Short Course in Mathematical
Models of the Epidemiology and Control of Infectious Diseases at
Imperial College London, which takes place 3-14 September 2018. Taught
by leading researchers who advise policy-makers internationally,
topics include HIV, TB, malaria, Ebola, pandemic influenza, health
economics, vaccination programmes, stochastic models and more.

For further information and to apply, please visit

Register before 29 June for the early bird fee discount.

If you have any questions, please contact

From: Necibe Tuncer <>
Date: Fri, Jun 8, 2018 at 9:24 AM
Subject: 5th International Comp. & Math. Population Dynamics Conf.,
May 19-24, US

The Fifth International Conference on  Computational and Mathematical
Population Dynamics  (CMPD5) will be held May 19-24, 2019,  at Bahia
Mar Hotel, Fort Lauderdale Beach.

Please visit the website for the conference for full information about
the conference:

The website is now open for mini-symposium proposal submissions
(deadline November 16, 2018), and for contributed talks. We negotiated
a great rate for the conference participants at Bahia Mar Hotel. If
you click on the Reserve a Room under the Accommodation, it will take
you to the hotel website to book a room at the discounted rate.  To
view registration rates, please go to:

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Organizing
Committee Chairpersons:  Necibe Tuncer<> or Maia

From: Ruediger Thul <>
Date: Mon, Jun 11, 2018 at 9:51 AM
Subject: MSc in Mathematical Medicine and Biology, U. of Nottingham, UK

The MSc in Mathematical Medicine and Biology at the University of
Nottingham is open for applications to start in September 2018. For
more information, please go to:

From: Billie Robles <>
Date: Wed, Jun 6, 2018 at 1:55 PM
Subject: Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities – Stanford University

The Cancer-Translational Nanotechnology Training (Cancer-TNT) Program
is currently accepting postdoctoral fellowship applications. To Apply
go to:

Application Deadline:
August 1, 2018

From: Stephen Paul Ellner <>
Date: Wed, Jun 13, 2018 at 10:03 AM
Subject: Postdoc: Mathematical Modeling & Analysis of … Cornell U. US

Postdoctoral position in mathematical modeling and analysis of
pollinator disease transmission, open immediately.

The position is available for two years starting Summer or Fall 2018,
with an appointment in a department suited to the candidate’s
background. Salary commensurate with experience and an excellent
benefits package included. While the position is based at Cornell, the
postdoc will interact regularly with an interdisciplinary group of
Co-PIs and postdocs/grad students at UC Riverside, UMass-Amherst, NC
State and the departments of Physics, Entomology, and Ecology and
Evolutionary Biology at Cornell.

Brief descriptions of the overall project can be found via the following links:

Please contact Steve Ellner ( and Chris Myers
( directly if you are interested in the position,
including your CV, a brief 1-paragraph statement of interest and a
list of 2-3 references who we can contact for reference letters.

Date: Mon, Jun 11, 2018 at 1:44 PM
Subject: Two Job postings in Math. Modeling – Infectious Disease at Merck, US

Two Job postings at Merck:

Associate Principal Scientist/Health Economist – Mathematical Modeling
– Infectious Disease, Upper Gwynedd, PA – Job # OUT000486

To be considered for this position, please visit our career site at, search jobs, create a profile and submit your
resume for requisition # OUT000486 to:

Principal Scientist/Health – Mathematical Modeling – Infectious
Disease Upper Gwynedd, Pennsylvania – Job # OUT000485

To be considered for this position, please visit our career site at, search jobs, create a profile and submit your
resume for requisition # OUT000485 to:

From: NIMBioS<>
Date: Tue, Jun 12, 2018 at 7:24 PM
Subject: NIMBioS Newsletter – May-June 2018 issue

The NIMBioS Newsletter May-June 2018 isssue is available on:

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