SANUM 2015

The 39th Symposium of Numerical and Applied Mathematics SANUM will take place at the University of Pretoria from 30 March to 1 April 2015

View the SANUM photos taken during the course of the symposium and at the gala dinner

Thank you to all 2015 delegates for making SANUM 2015 a success! A laptop cable was found on 1 April - please let Inger know if it is yours so that it can be returned. 


The SANUM symposium has a long standing tradition as an event in the scientific life in South Africa. Following in this tradition, the scope of SANUM 2015 includes, but is not limited to, the following topics

  • Ordinary differential equations, modelling, associated numerical analysis
  • Partial differential equations, modelling, associated numerical analysis
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Biomathematics
  • Image analysis
  • Optimization
  • Approximation theory
  • Other (specify, e.g. Discrete mathematics and algorithms)

Special Sessions:

  • Optimization and Control with Applications
  • Risk Analysis and Quantitative Finance 
  • Approximation Theory and Applications

Venue and Dates: 

Venue: Hatfield Campus, University of Pretoria
Registration: Registration will open towards the end of 2014. 

Plenary Speakers: 

Prof Montaz Ali, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Prof Jacek Banasiak, University of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

Prof Claude Brezinski, University Lille, France

Prof Abba Gumel, Arizona State University, USA

Prof Andrzej Kijko, University of Pretoria, South Africa

Prof Alfred Stein, University of Twente, Netherlands. 

Prof Andre Weideman, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa


Prof Roumen Anguelov (Chair) [email protected]
Prof Nic van Rensburg (Chair) [email protected]
Dr Inger Fabris-Rotelli (Administrator) [email protected] (012) 420-5420
Prof Mapundi Banda
Dr Madelein Basson
Dr Michael Chapwanya 
Dr Alta Jooste
Prof Jean Lubuma


Registration and Abstract Submission



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