The National Science Foundation has announced
support for NSF-CBMS Regional Research Conferences in the mathematical
Sciences to be held during 2014.
These bring to 353 the total number of such conferences since the
NSF-CBMS Regional Research Conference Series began in 1969.
These conferences are intended to stimulate interest and activity in
Each five day conference features a distinguished lecturer who delivers
ten lectures on a topic of important current research in one sharply
focused area of the mathematical sciences.
The lecturer subsequently prepares an expository monograph based upon
these lectures, which is normally published as a part of a regional
Support for about 30 participants is provided and the conference
organizer invites both established researchers and interested newcomers,
including postdoctoral fellows and graduate students, to attend.
The NSF-CBMS Conference, with ten lectures by Prof. Colton, is titled
"Inverse Scattering and Transmission Eigenvalues" to be held on May 27-31, 2014, at the University of Texas at Arlington.
Detailed information can be found at http://fermat.uta.edu/cbms2014