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

Progress toward efficient direct solution of the nonlinear inelastic Boltzmann equation
MagnetoFluid Dynamics Seminar
George Wilkie, Chalmers University of Technology
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 905 
Diffusivity and cooperativity in intracellular transport by nonprocessive motors
Biomathematics / Computational Biology Colloquium
Chris Miles, New York University, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
12:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314 
Very functorial, very quick, and very easy resolution of singularities.
Algebraic Geometry Seminar
Michael McQuillan, University of Roma Tor Vergata
3:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 317 
The Impact of Disputes on Financial Markets â€“ Two Recent Case Studies
Mathematical Finance Seminar
Rick Grove and Bob Selvaggio, Rutter Associates
5:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302 
On totally separable translative packings.
Geometry Seminar
Karoly Bezdek, University of Calgary.
6PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314

DGFF (discrete Gaussian free field)  A gentle introduction
Student Probability Seminar
Maximilian Fels, HCM Bonn
12PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302 
Characterizing and predicting climate variability through the spectral theory of dynamical syste
Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
Dimitris Giannakis, CIMS
3:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302

Some recent and ongoing gluing constructions in Geometry
Analysis Seminar
Nicolaos Kapouleas, Brown Univ.
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302