Problems

The main purpose of these meetings is to strengthen the links between Mathematics and Industry by using Mathematics to tackle industrial problems which are proposed by industrial partners. Finalised problems are:

Problem 1 - (Problem Description [pdf])
Teknova and Elkem Solar: Efficient Silicon Melting.

Problem 2 - (Problem Description [pdf])
Airbus: Future timetabling: Scheduling of a future air transport system.

Problem 3 - (Problem Description [pdf])
Thales: Hardware-constrained matching algorithms.

Problem 4 - (Problem Description [pdf])
DSTL: Analytical solutions for compartmental models of contaminant transport in enclosed spaces.

Problem 5 - (Problem Description [pdf])
AWE: Modelling the Effect of Friction on Explosives

Problem 6 - (Problem Description [pdf])
Pfizer: Interpreting Pharmaceutical Screening Test Results

Problem 7 - (Problem Description [pdf])
Ecotricity: Loading on the electricity grid from distributed energy storage systems

Please contact the study group Organiser with any queries.
Further information and background documentation can be found at the Study Group's network page here.

Cardiff Millenium Stadium

Cardiff University Main Building