Romanian mathematicians


IMU is an international non-governmental and non-profit scientific organization, with the purpose of promoting international cooperation in mathematics. It is a member of ICSU.

The objectives of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) are:

a) To promote international cooperation in mathematics;

b) To support and assist the International Congress of Mathematicians and other international scientific meetings or conferences;

c) To encourage and support other international mathematical activities considered likely to contribute to the development of mathematical science in any of its aspects, pure, applied, or educationa.

Romania is a member of IMU. Miron Nicolescu and, after his death in 1975, Gheorghe Vranceanu were vice-prezidents of IMU.