News & Announcements

  • NIST selects a winning algorithm based on Oded Regev's work

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has selected the first group of encryption tools designed to withstand the assault of a future quantum computer. The winning algorithm for public key encryption—the CRYSTALS-Kyber algorithm—relies upon the work of Courant's Oded Regev. Read More

  • Jonathan Niles-Weed chosen as a Sloan Research Fellow

    Courant faculty Jonathan Niles-Weed has been elected as a 2022 Research Fellow by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. The fellowship honors "early-career scholars who represent the most promising researchers working today." Congratulations Jonathan! Read More

  • Sad News of the Passing of our Colleague and Friend, Professor Marco Avellaneda 1955 - 2022

    Marco was on the faculty of NYU Courant for almost 40 years, starting as a Courant Instructor in 1985. After his early work on applied math, he spent most of his career working on mathematical finance. Marco was a tremendously creative and energetic person and we will greatly miss him. … Read More

  • Guido DePhilippis named 2021 Simons Investigator

    Further information is available here.


  • Jeff Cheeger has been awarded the 2021 Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences

    Jeff Cheeger has been awarded the 2021 Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences for his "remarkable insights that have transformed, and continue to transform, modern geometry." 

    For more information, read the press release here.

    Congratulations, Jeff! 

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Thursday, October 6, 2022

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Friday, October 7, 2022

  • New Methods for Sobolev Spaces on Metric Spaces

    Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
    Sylvester Eriksson-Bique, University of Oulu
    11AM, Online
  • TBA

    Probability and Mathematical Physics Seminar
    Lorenzo Taggi, Sapienza Università di Roma
    11:10AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
  • Thresholds

    Mathematics Colloquium
    Jinyoung Park, Stanford
    1PM, Warren Weaver Hall 512

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Tuesday, October 11, 2022

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