News & Announcements

  • S.R. Srinivasa Varadhan Awarded 2023 Padma Vibhusan Medal

    Professor Raghu Varadhan has been honored with the Padma Vibhusan, the second-highest 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 "High-dimensional 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 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

More News

Upcoming Seminars

Calendar icon

Monday, January 30, 2023

Calendar icon

Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Calendar icon

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Calendar icon

Friday, February 3, 2023

Calendar icon

Monday, February 6, 2023

Calendar icon

Tuesday, February 7, 2023

All Events