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News of Tamar Friedmann’s result has gone viral

November 19, 2015

Tamar Friedmann

News of the result discovered by Tamar Friedman and Carl Hagen has gone viral! The University of Rochester publicity release Discovery of classic pi formula a “cunning piece of magic” has been taken up and rebroadcast by dozens of outlets around the world.

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Irina Bobkova awarded AMS-Simons travel grant

November 10, 2015

Irina Bobkova

Visiting assistant professor Irina Bobkova has been awarded a 2-year AMS-Simons travel grant for early-career mathematicians to help her with research-related travel. This is a competitive award with roughly 60 grants presented each year.

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Xuwen Chen awarded NSF grant

November 10, 2015

Xuwen Chen

Assistant professor Xuwen Chen has been awarded a 3-year National Science Foundation grant in the amount of $107,444 for a project entitled Mean-Field Limits of Quantum Many-Body Dynamics and Free Boundaries in Kinetic Theory.

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Thomas Tucker awarded NSF grant

November 10, 2015

Thomas Tucker

Professor and Chair Thomas Tucker has been awarded a three year National Science Foundation grant in the amount of $151,000 entitled Potential density, uniform boundedness, and points in special position.

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Alex Iosevich and Jonathan Pakianathan awarded joint NSA Grant

October 8, 2015

Alex Iosevich and Jonathan Pakianathan

Professors Alex Iosevich and Jonathan Pakianathan have been awarded a joint NSA Mathematical Sciences Grant titled Group Actions and Erdos Problems in Discrete, Continuous and Arithmetic Settings.

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Naomi Jochnowitz receives M. Gweneth Humphreys Award

September 25, 2015

Naomi Jochnowitz

Professor Naomi Jochnowitz has just been selected as the winner of the M. Gweneth Humphreys Award for Mentorship of Undergraduate Women in Mathematics.

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Steve Gonek named Mercer Brugler Professor

September 25, 2015

Steve Gonek

Steve Gonek, professor of mathematics, has been named Mercer Brugler Distinguished Teaching Professor for the next three years.

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Dan Geba awarded Simons Collaboration Grant

September 25, 2015

Dan Geba

Congratulations to UR Math associate professor Dan Geba, who has been awarded a Collaboration Grantfrom the Simons Foundation. The five-year, $35,000 grant will allow Dan to pursue his research on regularity issues for equations of mathematical physics

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