This monday, we had a session about scientific literature management in our tools seminar. Reading (and understanding) scientific research results is part of our daily life. Instead of inventing clever folder structures to save the pdfs of the corresponding papers
Last Monday, Benjamin Unger and Daniel Bankmann gave a talk on Makefiles and how these can be used with Latex. After some introduction to some basic usage of Makefiles, it was explained, how Makefiles are limited for compiling latex files
Last Monday, Daniel Bankmann and Benjamin Unger presented the version management system GIT in our tools seminar. After showing the general procedure about adding files, committing changes, pushing them to the server and pulling changes from the server, they spent
In the first tools seminar for quite some time, Jan Heiland, the open access ambassador of the Max Planck Institute for Dynamics of Complex Technical Systems in Magdeburg, explained us recent developments in the German publishing landscape. Besides a report
We are happy to announce that the Berlin SIAM student chapter will host the Meeting of the European SIAM and GAMM student chapters 2018 (MESIGA-18) from September 19 to September 21 and invite all student chapters from Europe to participate
Since 2012 the German SIAM student chapters are organizing an annual meeting. This year, from August 28-30, the first meeting took place outside of Germany, in Prague, organized by the local SIAM student chapter.
Our SIAM student chapter co-organized the summer school applied mathematics and mechanics (SAMM) on the topic Energy Based Modeling, Simulation, and Control of Complex Physical Systems, which took place at the Institute of Mathematics at Technische Universität Berlin from April
We are pleased to meet the robot arms in the FabLab laboratory and stimulated human-beings arms and legs, both in the Control Systems Group at TU Berlin . Mirco  has fascinated us with a robot arm construction using Femto
Before the end of the year, we decided to have another social event and meet for a Christmas party. Our chapter members Arbi Badlyan, Laura Blank, and Philipp Schulze invited the members of the chapter for a round of Bowling.
From today, we are officially a SIAM student chapter. We just got the confirmation that our application was approved by the SIAM board of trustees.