University of Minnesota
School of Mathematics
School of Mathematics         The diagram illustrates the local accuracy of the tangent line approximation to a smooth curve, or--otherwise stated--the closeness of the differential of a function to the difference of function values due to a small increment of the independent variable. / mcim

Minnesota Center for Industrial Mathematics


MCIM is a research and educational center within the School of Mathematics. MCIM offers exciting opportunities for industrial internships for students in Mathematics.  MCIM also facilitates industrial collaboration with the School of Mathematics faculty and students.  MCIM provides industry with advanced solutions through the use of mathematics, and offers industry a talent pool of highly qualified prospective employees.

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