Sat
Aug 12
Knight Center 
Tue
Aug 29
Alexander Barvinok, University of Michigan
Cupples I, Room 199 @ 4:15 pm to 5:15 pm
Thu
Aug 31
Imre Barany, Hungarian Academy of Sciences & University College London
Cupples I, Room 199 @ 4:15 pm to 5:15 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 for their research 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.