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Agnes Szanto 1966-2022

4th April 2022

Our dear colleague Agnes Szanto passed away on March 21st 2022, at the age of 55, succumbing to lymphoma.

We join her family in mourning this devastating loss.

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SIGSAM Elections

Friday 11th June 2021

A new SIGSAM Committee has been elected for the term 1st July 2021 - 30th June 2023: Veronika Pillwein will be Chair, Clement Pernet Vice Chair, Shaoshi Chen Secretary, and Matthew England Treasurer.

CCA Issue 215 (Vol 55:1) available

Tuesday 25th May 2021

Issue 215 (Vol 55:1) of ACM Communications in Computer Algebra has been published and is available to SIGSAM members here.

Jenks Prize Awarded

Friday 19th June 2021

The 2021 Richard D. Jenks Memorial Prize for Excellence in Software Engineering Applied to Computer Algebra has been awarded to Henri Cohen, Karim Belabas, and Bill Allombert for the Pari/GP computer algebra system.

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Upcoming Conferences

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ISSAC 2023

The International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation
24-27 July 2023
Tromsø, Norway

ACA 2023

The International Conference on Applications of Computer Algebra
17-21 July 2023
Warsaw, Poland

CASC 2023

The International Workshop on Computer Algebra in Scientific Computing
28 August - 1 September 2023
Havana, Cuba


nternational Symposium on Symbolic and Numeric Algorithms for Scientific Computing
11-14 September 2023
Nancy, France

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ACM DL Selections

SIGSAM members benefit from access to the ACM Digital Library.

Separability problems in creative telescoping
Shaoshi Chen, Ruyong Feng, Pingchuan Ma and Michael F. Singer
ISSAC '21: Proceedings of the 2021 on International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation, July 2021, Pages 83–90
Digital Library Link

Fast computation of hyperelliptic curve isogenies in odd characteristic
Elie Eid
ISSAC '21: Proceedings of the 2021 on International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation, July 2021, Pages 131–138
Digital Library Link


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