News & Announcements

Jonathan NilesWeed receives 2023 IMS Tweedie New Researcher Award
Jonathan NilesWeed, Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Data Science, has been named the recipient of the 2023 Tweedie New Researcher Award by the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. Read More

S.R. Srinivasa Varadhan Awarded 2023 Padma Vibhusan Medal
Professor Raghu Varadhan has been honored with the Padma Vibhusan, the secondhighest civilian award distributed by the Republic of India. The medal acknowledges his "exceptional and distinguished service" in the fields of science and technology. Read More

Gérard Ben Arous Wins NeurIPS Outstanding Paper Award
Gérard Ben Arous, Silver Professor of Mathematics, has received the NeurIPS 2022 Outstanding Paper Award for his work on "Highdimensional limit theorems for SGD: Effective dynamics and critical scaling." Read More

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 CRYSTALSKyber algorithm—relies upon the work of Courant's Oded Regev. Read More

Jonathan NilesWeed chosen as a Sloan Research Fellow
Courant faculty Jonathan NilesWeed has been elected as a 2022 Research Fellow by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. The fellowship honors "earlycareer scholars who represent the most promising researchers working today." Congratulations Jonathan! Read More
Upcoming Seminars
Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Ecology of the microbiome: better theory can inform future therapies
Mostly Biomathematics Lunchtime Seminar
Jonas Schluter, NYU Langone Health, Institute for Systems Genetics, Dept. Microbiology
12:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314 
zkSNARK proofs of solvency
Mathematical Finance & Financial Data Science Seminar
Aaron Carl Brown
5:30PM, Online Zoom access provided to registrants
Wednesday, April 5, 2023

Challenges of observing and modeling marine primary production
Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
Channing Prend, U Washington
3:30PM, Location TBA
Thursday, April 6, 2023

Scattering for wave equations with sources and slowly decaying data
Analysis Seminar
Hans Lindblad, Johns Hopkins
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302 
TBD
Modeling and Simulation Group Meeting
Fruzsina Agocs, Center for Computational Mathematics, Flatiron Institute
12:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Friday, April 7, 2023

Geometric and analytic structures on metric spaces homeomorphic to a manifold
Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
Stefan Wenger, Université de Fribourg
11AM, Online 
TBA
Probability and Mathematical Physics Seminar
Carsten Chong, Columbia University
11:10AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302 
Mathematical analysis of some devices made using epsilonnearzero materials
Applied Math Seminar
Raghavendra Venkatraman, Mathematics, Courant Institute
2:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302