The IMA Leslie Fox Prize is a prestigious international prize which honours “young numerical analysts worldwide”. The award is based on a submitted paper and a lecture. The Prize was set up in 1985 to honour Professor Leslie Fox, who founded the Oxford University Computing Laboratory in 1957 and was the Professor of Numerical Analysis at Oxford from 1963 to 1983. On Monday 24th June 2013, the Leslie Fox Prize Meeting will be held at ICMS, Edinburgh. At the meeting the 6 short-listed finalists will present their papers followed by announcement of the prize winner.
The Fox Prize is supported financially by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA). The 2013 Fox Prize Meeting is supported financially by the NAIS
For more information and to register for the meeting see the website