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2017/2018 Balles Award

October 18, 2017 • Categories: Announcements

2017/2018 Balles Award

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Honors Program: Christian Hokaj
Distinguished Scholar: Colleen Halpin

ROBERT P. BALLES
ANNUAL PRIZE IN MATHEMATICS

Robert P. Balles is a retired California Community College mathematics professor, retired businessman, and private investor. His mission is to recognize and reward the most outstanding mathematics majors entering their senior year at the University of Notre Dame.…


2017 Richard Sady Prize: Timothy Warner

October 18, 2017 • Categories: Announcements

Timothy Warner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2017 Richard Sady Prize: Timothy Warner

Each year the department presents the Richard Sady Prize to our best second year graduate student based on his/her performance in the basic courses he/she took in their first year. Richard Sady was a graduate student in our department and received his Ph.D. in Mathematics in 1977. He then was an assistant professor at Pembroke State University in North Carolina where he died in 1982. He was beloved by many here. This fund was established in his name.…


Topology and Quantum Field Theory

October 06, 2017 • Categories: Announcements

Advancing Our Vision: Topology and Quantum Field Theory

 

“Topology and Quantum Field Theory”

This is a new research group to explore the intersection of mathematics and physics, with a focus on faculty hires to help generate discoveries in quantum field theory that fuel progress in computer science, theoretical physics and topology. This group is led by Stephan Stolz


CMND Hosts 1000th Conference Participant

September 21, 2017 • Categories: Announcements

Cmnd16 Conf Pic

The Center for Math at ND sponsored its seventh annual thematic program this summer.  Collectively, these conferences have welcomed to campus over 1000 participants whose home institutions are spread across 34 countries, 43 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia.  Congratulations and thank you to center director Claudia Polini, center administrator Lisa Driver and to all the organizers of the thematic programs.…


Director of Graduate Studies Award: Peter Cholak

July 27, 2017 • Categories: Announcements and Awards

Peter Cholak

Peter Cholak is this year’s Director of Graduate Studies Award winner. A professor of mathematics, Dr. Cholak will be honored for his thoughtful and dedicated focus on student recruitment, the development of numerous initiatives to foster community among graduate students, and his success in encouraging students to apply for and win competitive fellowships.…


Kyle Gannon: Chateaubriand Fellowship

June 22, 2017 • Categories: Announcements

Kyle Gannon

Kyle Gannon was awarded the  prestigious Chateaubriand Fellowship.

The Chateaubriand Fellowship is a grant offered by the Embassy of France in the United States. It supports outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who wish to conduct research in France for a period ranging from 4 to 9 months. Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, through a collaborative process involving expert evaluators in both countries.



A Moment of Science with David Galvin

May 02, 2017 • Categories: Announcements

David Galvin

Math professor and Shilts-Leonard Teaching Award winnder David Galvin delivered a fifteen minute Moment of Science talk to hundreds of middle and high school students in San Antonio Texas in connection with the 2016 Notre Dame's Shamrock Series game. His fifteen minute Moment of Science talk is an excellent introduction to what mathematicians do.…


2017 Richard Sady Dissertation Prize: Weijia Wang

April 28, 2017 • Categories: Announcements and Awards

Weijia Wang

The 2017 Richard Sady Dissertation Prize - Weijia Wang

Each year the department presents the Richard Sady Dissertation Prize to a graduate student based on his/her dissertation presented that academic year.  Richard Sady was a graduate student in our department and received his Ph.D. in Mathematics in 1977. He then was an assistant professor at Pembroke State University in North Carolina where he died in 1982. He was beloved by many here. This fund was established in his name.…


2017 Math Major Scholarships and Fellowships

April 28, 2017 • Categories: Announcements and Awards

Undergraduate Math Majors Awardees

Three undergraduate math majors at Notre Dame were recently recognized with prestigious national awards.

Sreeraahul Kancherla, a senior, was awarded an National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship which he will use to pursue a PhD in Economics at Berkeley.


David Galvin Speaks at Notre Dame Day 2017

April 24, 2017 • Categories: Announcements


Women Lead 2017

March 09, 2017 • Categories: Announcements

International Women's Day 2017

Tomorrow belongs to the bold. Notre Dame is proud to celebrate women whose scholarship and leadership are empowering change in the global community.

Read about seven female professors from each of our Colleges and Schools here


Winter 2017 Midwest Topology Seminar

February 06, 2017 • Categories: Department Events

When: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Where: University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN, Hayes-Healy Center 127
(Coffee and reception will take place in adjoining Hurley Hall