On December 2th to 4th, the prize presentation ceremony for 2016 National College Mathematical Modeling Contest was held in the Southeast University. 12 students from our school formed four teams and won the first prize and second prize. Xue Xiaoming, Yang Qianhong, Ceng Xingjie from our school won the first prize, Fu Shiwei won the second prize. The National Mathematical Modeling Contest is jointly sponsored by the Ministry of Education and China Institute of Industrial and Applied Mathematics. The contest was first held in 1992, and next year will be the twenty-fifth contest. It is held in mid September of each year.
The team consists of 3 persons, each of them participates the competition independently. This year there are 1367 teams coming from 33 provinces and autonomous regions (including Hongkong and Macao ). After fierce competition, 294 tems first prize of undergraduate group, 1621 teams second prize. Students from our school participated the competition since 1995, and the number of teams increased year by year. The event aims to develop students'creative thinking and innovative ablilty .