# Institute of Mathematics of the University of Barcelona

The IMUB is devoted to fostering and supporting research in all areas of Mathematics since June 2000, by hosting conferences, workshops, seminars and advanced courses, and promoting interdisciplinary collaboration among researchers from different fields.

The Institute has 13 research groups and over 70 members from the faculties of Mathematics, Biology, and Philosophy of the University of Barcelona.

Guest researchers are welcome for short visits or long stays upon invitation by IMUB members. Graduate student grants are offered every year, as well as opportunities for short postdoctoral stays.

*Collectanea Mathematica*, the oldest mathematical journal in Spain, is edited by the IMUB and published by Springer.

The IMUB is a unit of the *Barcelona Graduate School of Mathematics* and a member of the *Spanish Network of Mathematical Institutes*.

## Forthcoming Scientific Activities

**Colloquium: Topology of zero sets of smooth random functions **

(10 February 2016)

## Past Scientific Activities

**Primer Encuentro de la Red de Geometría Algebraica y Singularidades**

(27-29 January 2016)

**Number Theory Workshop STNB2016**

(25-29 January 2016)

**Advanced Course: Hopf Galois Theory **

(December 2015 to January 2016)