Letter From the Chair

Welcome to the Department of Mathematics of Washington University in St. Louis. We are a cutting-edge, research-oriented department comprising twenty five tenured and tenure-track scholars specializing in various areas of mathematics, including differential geometry, topology, real and complex analysis, algebra, algebraic geometry, combinatorics, and statistics. The faculty is augmented by three postdoctoral scholars, each having the title William Chauvenet Lecturer, who enhance the vibrancy of our environment.
Feb 22
Persi Diaconis, Stanford University
Cupples I, Room 199 @ 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm
Feb 23
Luis Garcia German, Washington University in Saint Louis
Cupples I, Room 215 @ 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Feb 23
Songhao Li, Notre Dame University
Cupples I, Room 199 @ 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm


Tue Sep 26, 2017

The Department of Mathematics at Washington University and the University of Yaounde I in Cameroon have received a GRAID award to support graduate students.  Edgar Tchoundja at Yaounde I and Brett Wick at Washington University - St.

Mon Aug 14, 2017

Professor Quo Shin Chi's article "Isoparametric hypersurfaces with four principal curvatures, III", J. Differential Geom. 94 (2013), no. 3, 469–504  has been chosen by the ICCM for an award as one of the most distinguished papers of the last five years. The article can be read here.