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 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
Further information is available here.
Congratulations!

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!
Upcoming Seminars
Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Multistability and constitutive relations of cell motion on Fibronectin lanes
Mostly Biomathematics Lunchtime Seminar
Martin Falcke, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine and Dept. of Physics, Humboldt University, Berlin
12:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314 
Entropy production in nondegenerate diffusions
Student Probability Seminar
Renaud Raquépas, CIMS
1PM, Warren Weaver Hall 517 
Getting more for less  better A/B testing via causal regularization
Mathematical Finance & Financial Data Science Seminar
Kevin Webster, Citadel
5:30PM, Online Zoom access provided to registrants
Thursday, October 6, 2022

Singularities in fluids: selfsimilar analysis, computer assisted proofs and physicsinformed neural networks
Analysis Seminar
Tristan Buckmaster, University of Maryland
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302
Friday, October 7, 2022

New Methods for Sobolev Spaces on Metric Spaces
Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
Sylvester ErikssonBique, 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
Tuesday, October 11, 2022

An Introduction to causal AI for Institutional Investment Managers
Mathematical Finance & Financial Data Science Seminar
Ben Steiner, General Manager, causaLens
5:30PM, Online Zoom access provided to registrants