Romanian mathematicians

Academy of Romanian Scientists (AOS), the Romanian Society of Applied and Industrial Mathematics (ROMAI), the Faculty of Mathematics of the "Al. I. Cuza" University of Iasi (UAIC), and "Octav Mayer" Mathematical Institute of the Romanian Academy announce the organization of the 18th Conference on Applied and Industrial Mathematics - CAIM 2010. The Conference will be held in Iasi, between the 14th and 17th of October, 2010.

THE ROMANIAN SOCIETY OF APPLIED AND INDUSTRIAL MATHEMATICS was founded in 1992. It is a non-profit scientific association, whose members are mathematicians, physicists, engineers, chemists, biologists, economists and other scientists from Romania, Republic of Moldova and some other countries. ROMAI encourages studies on applied mathematics and organizes annually, since 1993, the Conference on Applied and Industrial Mathematics (CAIM).

Universities in Iasi: the University "Al.I. Cuza" (the oldest university in Romania, founded in 1860), the "Gh. Asachi" Technical University, the "Grigore T. Popa" University of Medicine and Pharmacy, the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine "Ion Ionescu de la Brad", the Academy of Art, the Catholic Theological Institute.

Iasi is the most important historical, economic, and cultural center in Northeast Romania. The archaeological researches have discovered in this area traces of the ancient Culture of Cucuteni, flourishing about 5000 years ago.

Iasi City is documentary certified from the 14th century during the reign of Alexandru cel Bun. The name of Iasi City is bound up with the so-called "golden period" of the Romanian culture. At the beginning of the 19th century, here was established the first high education school in Romanian. In 1860 Al.I.Cuza founded, in Iasi, the first university within Romania. Many Romanian personalities lived, studied, worked and created in Iasi. The city is well known as a major cultural city.