• Jeffrey Calder

    Jeffrey Calder Receives NSF CAREER Grant Award

    Jeffrey Calder, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics has been awarded a CAREER Grant from the National Science Foundation for his project titled: "Harnessing the Continuum for Big Data: Partial Differential Equations, Calculus of Variations, and Machine Learning." The CAREER Award is a prestigious award offered by the NSF to support early career development activities of teacher-scholars that integrate research and education.

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  • Hao Jia

    Hao Jia Receives NSF CAREER Grant Award

    Hao Jia, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics has been awarded a CAREER Grant from the National Science Foundation for his project: "New Mechanisms for Stability, Regularity and Long Time Dynamics of Partial Differential Equations." The CAREER Award is one of the NSF's most prestigious awards, supporting the early career development activities of teacher-scholars that effectively combine research and education.

     

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  • 2018 - 2019 Outstanding TA award recipients

    2018-19 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

    Congratulations to Olivia Cannon, Andrew Hardt, and Michelle Pinharry -- recipients of the 2018 - 2019 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award. Students submitted 500 nominations for the awards! The Instructional Evaluation Committee chose the recipients based on nominations from students and on faculty nominations and evaluations.

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  • women in math and stat team at the 2019 MinneMUDAC Student Data Science Challenge

    “Women in Math and Stat” Team Places 2nd at 2019 Student Data Science Challenge

    The University of Minnesota “Women in Math and Stat” team placed 2nd out of 24 graduate-level teams at the 2019 MinneMUDAC Student Data Science Challenge. The team — Somyi Baek, Cora Brown, Sarah Milstein, and Yu Yang (faculty advisor: Professor Gilad Lerman) — also won the Analytical Acumen Award. For its fourth annual data science challenge, MinneAnalytics posed the problem of predicting the price of soybeans in the volatile market of 2019.

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Mathematics at the University of Minnesota

Award Winning Programs, Research, and Faculty Yield Award Winning Students

The mission of the School of Mathematics is to cover the full range of research, education and service throughout mathematics and its applications. Our graduates - bachelors, Masters, and Doctorates - pursue a wide variety of careers within education, industry, and government. We provide mathematics instruction to students throughout the University in a broad range of academic programs, including physical and biological sciences, engineering, business, medicine, social sciences, and many other disciplines.

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Mathematics is an essential component of any university. Our programs date back to the earliest years of the University of Minnesota and continue to be extremely active, strong, and internationally renowned. Learn more about our Undergraduate Programs, Graduate Programs, and Research.