About Institute of Mathematics & Applications
The Institute of Mathematics and Applications was established by the Government of Orissa, vide the Resolution of the Government of Orissa, Science and Technology Department. In the last several years since its inception, consistent with its aims and objectives, it has been active in searching and nurturing talents in mathematics by organizing training and interactive camps for successful students in various mathematical Olympiad tests. It has engaged itself in exploring the applicability of mathematical ideas in exotic areas of studies such as studies on heat wave, cyclone, wetland management etc., besides its engagement in traditional research in various disciplines of mathematics. It has become a center where local mathematicians avail the opportunity to interact with the mathematicians from within the country and abroad. Institute aim is to undertake and support inter-disciplinary research through interaction between Mathematicians and Physical / Biological / Engineering /Social Scientists.