Teaching Professor Prasanth George has been selected to receive the College of Engineering Outstanding Teacher of First year Engineering Students Award for his teaching of first year engineering students in Mathematics. This award is a recognition of Professor George’s skill and dedication as a teacher. Awardees are chosen from departments who teach first year students […]
The College of Science has awarded the Dean’s Graduate Student Excellence Award in Teaching to PhD student Chen He, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the teaching mission of the Mathematics Department and the College of Science. Chen will receive the award at a ceremony on Thursday, April 20, 2017, 10:00am-12:00pm in The Cabral Center, John […]
The College of Science has awarded the Dean’s Graduate Student Excellence Award in Research to PhD student Antoni Rangachev, in recognition of his outstanding research in the mathematics of singularities. Antoni will receive the award at a ceremony on Thursday, April 20, 2017, 10:00am-12:00pm in The Cabral Center, John D. O’Bryant African American Institute. Antoni is planning […]
The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) has awarded a $6000 Tensor-SUMMA Grant to Professor Don King for the summer 2017 Bridge to Calculus program. The MAA award recognizes the valuable contribution of the BtC program in encouraging the pursuit and enjoyment of mathematics by students who are members of groups historically underrepresented in the field […]
The fifth biannual BC-NEU Algebraic Geometry Conference will be held on Saturday March 18, 2017, on the campus of Northeastern in West Village G 104, from 10am-5pm. This jointly organized conference will bring together researchers from the Boston area to hear about recent important developments in the field of Algebraic Geometry. The conference is open […]
Northeastern Professors Ana-Maria Castravet and Alina Marian are co-PI’s on the recently-awarded multi-institutional AGNES program. This program, funded by the National Science Foundation, supports the bi-annual conference series “Algebraic Geometry in the Northeast” which is held on a rotating basis at various institutions. Partner institutions include UMASS Amherst, Boston College, Brown University, Rutgers and Stony […]
The Department of Mathematics invites applications for Zelevinsky Research Instructor positions to start in September of 2017. This position provides promising mathematicians the opportunity to begin their careers in an active and stimulating research environment, with attractive teaching assignments and with ample opportunity for contact with senior research mathematicians. Appointments are for three years, non-tenured, […]
The Simons Foundation has awarded a five year Collaboration Grant to Professor Maxim Braverman to fund his research on the topic “Index Theory on Non-Compact Manifolds”, starting in September 2016. Professor Braverman will use this funding from the Simons Foundation to support his collaborations with other research groups in the US and around the world.
The fourth biannual BC-NEU Algebraic Geometry Conference will be held on Saturday October 15, 2016, on the campus of Boston College. This jointly organized conference will bring together researchers from the Boston area to hear about recent important developments in the field of Algebraic Geometry. The conference is open to students and faculty, and the registration form and further […]
The American Mathematical Society and the Simons Foundation are supporting Mathematics faculty member Van Nguyen through a travel award for the coming year. Van is currently a Zelevinsky Research Instructor in the Mathematics Department, and she will use her award to further her research by attending conferences and working with collaborators across the country.