June 29, 2020

The scientists who inspire us (VI): Alan Turing

Much has been written about Alan Turing from the LGTBI+ collective. He is, without a doubt, the most well-known gay icon in the scientific context and, in particular, in the […]
June 3, 2020

The scientists who inspired us (V): Sofya Kovalevskaya

Sofya Kovalévskaya (1850-1891) was a Russian Mathematician. She was born in Moscow in a noble family that frequented intellectual environments. Her uncle told her about the squaring the circle, the […]
May 12, 2020

The scientists who inspired us (IV): Maryam Mirzakhani

Maryam Mirzhakani was born in Tehran in 1977. As a child, she loved to read and her dream was to become a writer. However, in high school, she discovered her […]
April 17, 2020

The scientists who inspired us (III): Maria Gaetana Agnesi

When studying at school, my passion for science was encouraged by the work of several women scientists who were engaged in physics, chemistry and mathematics. Maria Gaetana Agnesi was among […]
March 26, 2020

The scientists who inspired us (II): Florence Nightingale

Florence Nightingale is one of the women who have inspired me. It hasn’t been many years since I discovered her figure. The first time I heard of her was in […]
March 20, 2020

Judit Muñoz, Spanish candidate for the ECCOMAS prize for the best thesis in Europe in 2019

The Spanish Society of Applied Mathematics (SeMA) has selected the thesis of the BCAM researcher in the field of Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering The European Community on […]
February 11, 2020

The scientists who inspired us (I): Ada Lovelace

Ada Lovelace has inspired me since high school. The main reason for that arose from some mentors of the Ada Lovelace Project visiting my school. The Ada Lovelace Project is […]
February 3, 2020

Luz Roncal participates in a round table on the challenges of the scientific career and the situation of women researchers

The event will take place in Madrid on 11 February, coinciding with the celebration of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, and in addition to the BCAM […]