News & Announcements

In Memoriam: Professor Emerita Cathleen Synge Morawetz
Cathleen Synge Morawetz died on August 8, 2017. She was 94 years old. Read More

Courant and Tandon Math Departments to Merge
As of September 1, 2017 the Mathematics faculty at the Tandon School of Engineering will join the Department of Mathematics in the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. Read More

Joel Spencer named SIAM Fellow
Joel Spencer has been named a Fellow of the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics for "contributions to discrete mathematics and theory of computing, particularly random graphs and networks, Ramsey theory, logic, and randomized algorithms." Congratulations!

2017 Silver Professors
Robert Kohn, Michael Overton, and Joel Spencer have been named Silver Professors. Congratulations!

Eyal Lubetzky receives the AMS Centennial Fellowship
Eyal Lubetzky is the recipient of the prestigious AMS Centennial Fellowship for the 201617 academic year. The fellowship is awarded to outstanding young mathematicians for excellence in research achievement. Click here for further information from the AMS. Congratulations, Eyal!
Upcoming Events

Landau damping of sound waves in kinetic magnetohydrodynamics
MagnetoFluid Dynamics Seminar
Jesus Ramos, MIT Plasma Science and Fusion Center
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 905 
A Numerical Study of Human Concept Categorization
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Nicole Fider, Mathematics Department, University of California, Irvine
12:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314 
Gonality and the strong uniform boundedness conjecture for periodic points
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Bjorn Poonen, MIT
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Topics in 2D Percolation
Student Probability Seminar
Reza Gheissari
10AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1314 
Understanding and quantifying the stratospheric circulation using age of air
Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
Marianna Katherine Linz, MIT
3:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302 
Understanding and quantifying the stratospheric circulation using age of air
Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
Marianna Katherine Linz, MIT
3:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302

Pursuing Rapid Convergence for Gradient Samplinglike Methods for Nonsmooth OptimizationPursuing Rapid Convergence for Gradient Samplinglike Methods for Nonsmooth Optimization
Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar
Lucas Simoes, University of Campinas, Brazil
10AM, Warren Weaver Hall 1302 
BerryEsseen Theorem for the Random Conductance Model
Probability Seminar
Sebastian Andres, Cambridge Univ
11AM, Warren Weaver Hall 512