CWI researcher Monique Laurent is elected as a Fellow of the international Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics – SIAM. This prestigious Fellowship honours SIAM members who have made outstanding contributions to these fields. Laurent, who is a member of the management team of CWI and a professor at Tilburg University, receives the fellowship for her contributions to discrete and polynomial optimization and revealing interactions between them.
On April 28th, QuSoft, the Paris Centre for Quantum Computing (PCQC) and the University of Latvia will sign a memorandum of understanding, to jointly push the frontiers of quantum information theory and develop quantum software for the future quantum computer.
On April 25 2017, CWI and big data analytics and data science software company Databricks launched a new collaboration. The launch took place in the presence of Minister Kamp of Economic Affairs, at the Hannover Messe.