News & Announcements

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

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
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Upcoming Seminars
Monday, December 5, 2022

PoissonFurstenberg boundaries of random walks
Mathematics Colloquium
Anna Erschler
3:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Tuesday, December 6, 2022

On embedding finitely generated groups of polynomial growth and nilpotent Lie groups into uniformly convex spaces
Geometry and Geometric Analysis Working Group
SeungYeon Ryoo, Princeton University
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314 
A new conjecture to unify Fourier restriction and BochnerRiesz
Analysis Seminar
Ruixiang Zhang, UC Berkeley
1PM, Warren Weaver Hall 317 
Overcrowding Estimates for the Coulomb Gas
Student Probability Seminar
Eric Thoma, CIMS
5:40PM, Warren Weaver Hall 517
Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Changing ice in a warming climate: a datadriven approach
Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
Yao Lai, Princeton
3:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Thursday, December 8, 2022

Homogenization questions inspired by machine learning and the semisupervised learning problem
Analysis Seminar
Raghavendra Venkatraman, Courant Institute
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Friday, December 9, 2022

Geometric Measure Theory on non smooth spaces with lower Ricci bounds
Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
Daniel Semola, Fields Institute
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 512 
TBA
Probability and Mathematical Physics Seminar
Sky Cao, IAS
11:10AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302