Mathematics graduate student Lisa Bigler has received funding from a Graduate School Travel Award to attend the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Conference on Mathematics of Planet Earth. This SIAM conference will take place June 8-10, 2020, in Garden Grove, California. You can find more information about the conference here: https://www.siam.org/conferences/cm/conference/mpe20.
Bigler, the Vice President of the SIAM student chapter here at Oregon State, will be the speaker for a talk - "Coupled Processes and Scales in Permafrost." This talk will be within a mini-symposium - "Advances In Permafrost Modeling." You can find the schedule of the mini-symposium here: https://meetings.siam.org/sess/dsp_programsess.cfm?SESSIONCODE=68536.