Our department was very successful in the competitions at the 2018 Louisiana/Mississippi Mathematical Association of
Professor Aghalaya Vatsala of our department conducted a weeklong course on Generalized Iterative Methods for Nonlinear Differential Equations at the Indian Institute of Technology Indore, (Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India). This invited course was funded by a grant from the Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) (with funding from the Indian Ministry of Human Resources Development) and hosted by Professor Anthony Vijesh of the department of mathematics, IIT, Indore.
The course was conducted from December 18-22, 2017. There were 12 lectures and 8 tutorials over a four day period. In addition, she gave a one hour lecture on Friday covering open problems and concluding remarks. Mornings were devoted to lectures and afternoons to tutorials.