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The SIAM Report on Mathematics in Industry

The SIAM Report on Mathematics in Industry

A report that examines the roles of mathematics outside academia; characterizes the working environments of nonacademic mathematicians; summarizes the views of nonacademic mathematicians and their managers on the skills needed for success and the preparation provided by traditional graduate education; and suggests strategies for enhancing graduate education in mathematics, nonacademic career opportunities for mathematicians, and application of mathematics in nonacademic environments. Prepared by Paul Davis, Mathematical Sciences Department, Worcester Polytechnic Institute.


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