News & Announcements

Jeff Cheeger to be awarded Steele Prize
Silver Professor of Mathematics, Jeff Cheeger, is to receive the 2019 Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement for his fundamental contributions to geometric analysis and their farreaching influence on related areas of mathematics. Congratulations, Jeff!
See the announcement from the American Mathematical Society for more about Jeff's award.

Percy Deift awarded the 2018 Henri Poincare Prize
Percy Deift has been honored for his "seminal contributions to Schroedinger operators, inverse scattering theory, nonlinear waves, asymptotic analysis of Fredholm and Toeplitz determinants, universality in random matrix theory, and his deep analysis of integrable models." Congratulations, Percy!
For further information, please see the official Henri Poincaré Prize page.

2018 Simons Investigator
Congratulations to Sylvia Serfaty on being named a 2018 Simons Investigator!
For further information, please see the list of Simons Investigator awardees.

2018 Sloan Fellows
Miranda HolmesCerfon and Afonso Bandeira have been named 2018 Sloan Research Fellows. Congratulations!
Awarded annually since 1955, the Sloan Research Fellowships are given to earlycareer scientists and scholars whose achievements and potential identify them as rising stars among the next generation of scientific leaders. Miranda and Afonso are among 126 ... Read More

Research and Training Group in Mathematical Modeling and Simulation
The mathematics department is happy to announce the successful creation of a new Research and Training Group (RTG) in Mathematical Modeling and Simulation, a fiveyear verticallyintegrated research activity funded by the National Science Foundation (award DMS1646339) since the Fall of 2017. This RTG is devoted to training through research of ... Read More
Upcoming Events

Geometric flows and topology
Graduate Student / Postdoc Seminar
Bruce Kleiner, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
1PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302 
TBA
Ams / Aml Seminar
Anand Oza, NJIT
2:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302

Uncovering Multiscale Order in the Prime Numbers via Scattering
Mathematics Colloquium
Salvatore Torquato, Princeton University
3:45PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302

Segregated configurations involving the square root of the Laplacian and their free boundaries
Analysis Seminar
Susanna Terrancini
2PM, Warren Weaver Hall 314 
Variants of the Strong Hananiâ€“Tutte Theorem on Surfaces.
Geometry Seminar
Radoslav Fulek, IST, Austria.
6PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314

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Geometry and Geometric Analysis Working Group
Andrea Marchese, University of Pavia
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 517

Roles of fluid mechanics in cell motility and polarization
Biomathematics / Computational Biology Colloquium
Alex Mogilner, New York University, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
12:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314 
Lipschitz estimates for every taste
Analysis Seminar
Giuseppe Mingione, University of Parma
2:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314