Magic and symmetry in mathematics

North­eastern Uni­ver­sity asso­ciate pro­fessor of math­e­matics Ivan Loseu was named a Sloan 2014 Research Fellow for his con­tri­bu­tions to the field of rep­re­sen­ta­tion theory, a sophis­ti­cated branch of algebra.

Data with the stars

Stu­dents in Northeastern’s Foun­da­tion Year pro­gram proved math con­cepts apply to real-​​world issues in a pre­sen­ta­tion to a trio of local politi­cians and celebrities.

Pushing math to the limit

Math­e­matics pro­fessor Jerzy Weyman is on a fel­low­ship with the Hum­boldt Foun­da­tion in Ger­many, where he has been col­lab­o­rating with a former North­eastern colleague.