Tue
Mar 28
Hongyuan Cao, University of Missouri-Columbia
Cupples I, Room 199 @ 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Tue
Mar 28
Tim Huber, Washington University in Saint Louis
Cupples I, Room 199 @ 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Wed
Mar 29
Sarah Rasmussen, University of Cambridge
Cupples I, Room 199 @ 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Research

Tue Mar 7, 2017

The Academy of Science will honor Dr. Edward Spitznagel on April 6 for his "contributions to the statistical analysis of medical studies." Dr. Spitznagel will be honored alongside researchers Stephen Beverley, Liviu Mirica, Kater Murch, and Peter Wyse Jackson.

Please read the article here.

 

Wed Mar 1, 2017

The International Society for Bayesian Analysis has awarded Dr. Nan Lin and former Ph.D. student Qing Li on their research paper on the Bayesian Elastic Net. The editor in chief calls it "the most promising paper published in Bayesian Analysis in the last five years."

The article can be read here.

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.