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MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) Challenge

MathWorks Math Modeling (M3) Challenge is a mathematical modeling contest for high school students sponsored by MathWorks and organized by SIAM. M3 Challenge spotlights applied mathematics as a powerful problem-solving tool, a viable and exciting profession, and a vital contributor to advances in an increasingly technical society. 

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MATLAB is available for teams to use in this competition. Find out more about the M3 Technical Computing Award.

Complimentary Software

MathWorks provides complimentary software for this competition. If your team is participating in this competition and needs software, fill out the software request form.

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MATLAB and Simulink

Primary and Secondary School Competitions Hub

Learn how to use MATLAB and Simulink to design algorithms, create simulations, and speed up development for primary and secondary school competitions.

Training for Your Team

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Learn by doing! Our 2-hour online courses provide a hands-on learning environment where you will interact with a web-based version of MATLAB and receive instant and contextual feedback.

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