News - 2018 Academic Year

Prof. Andrei Suslin Passed Away in St. Petersburg, Russia

Andrei’s major work was in the area where algebraic geometry, algebraic groups, and algebraic K-theory overlap; in particular, he is responsible for many major results that established algebraic K-theory as an important field.

Faculty Invited to Speak at the 2018 International Congress of Mathematicians

Professor Laura DeMarco, Emmy Murphy, and Mihnea Popa have been invited to speak at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Rio de Janeiro, August 2018.

Mathematics Undergraduate Alumni awarded a fellowship by the Knowles Teacher Initiative.

Nina Ozdemir, mathematics alumni of the class of '07, was chosen by the Knowles Teacher Initiative as a member of its 2017 Cohort of Teaching Fellows awarding promising high school mathematics teachers early in their careers.

Faculty members Tuca Auffinger and Gang Lui were individually awarded a Gold Prize for their papers by the International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians.

Tuca Auffinger and his coauthor Wei-Ku Chen authored a paper on "The Parisi measure has a unique minimizer" in Communications in Mathematical Physics. Gang Liu authored a paper on "Gromov-Hausdorff limits of Kaehler manifolds and the finite generation conjecture" in the Annals of Math.