Topic: math

Math professor wins Sloan Research Fellowship

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Math professor wins Sloan Research Fellowship

February 27, 2018 0 comments

Assistant Professor of Mathematics Melody Chan won a Sloan Research Fellowship, an award that recognizes 126 promising young scientific researchers from the United States and Canada.

Tyler Devlin ’17, Daniel Xiang ’17, Daniel Kunin ’17 and Jingru Guo were inspired by computer science classes some had taken at Brown as well as the design experience brought from Guo’s time at RISD. The team began the project around the time of their graduation.

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Brown, RISD grads craft online statistics resource

February 8, 2018 0 comments

Daniel Kunin’s ’17 statistical visualization project “Seeing Theory” has recently garnered attention from students, schools and educators.

Soon to take on her role as president of the American Mathematical Society, Vice President of Research and Professor of Mathematics Jill Pipher served as president of the Association for Women in Mathematics.

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Jill Pipher elected AMS president Feb. 1

February 6, 2018 0 comments

Jill Pipher, vice president for research and professor of mathematics, became president-elect of the American Mathematical Society Feb. 1 — a position which she will hold until she becomes officially president next February.

Tymoczko discusses connection between math, music

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Tymoczko discusses connection between math, music

October 18, 2017 0 comments

Dmitri Tymoczko, professor of music at Princeton, analyzed the connection between math and music Tuesday in a lecture.

Faculty member disproves established math conjecture

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Faculty member disproves established math conjecture

April 3, 2017 0 comments

Caroline Klivans, senior lecturer in applied mathematics and computer science, achieved every student’s dream and proved her former advisor wrong.

Scholars collaborate on fluid modeling problems

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Scholars collaborate on fluid modeling problems

January 31, 2017 0 comments

ICERM in Mathematics will bring together researchers from across the country to tackle unsolved modeling problems