Department News

Vaughan Jones Elected Vice President of the IMU

Stevenson Distinguished Professor Vaughan Jones has been elected a Vice President of the Executive Committee of the International Mathematical Union (IMU). He will serve a four-year term beginning in January 2015. The IMU is an international non-governmental and non-profit scientific organization with the purpose of promoting international cooperation in mathematics. One of its key functions » Read More


Constructive Functions 2014 Conference, May 26-30

An international conference entitled Constructive Functions 2014 will be held at Vanderbilt May 26-30, 2014. The focus of the conference is on all aspects of constructive function theory, from asymptotics to zero distribution, and on minimum energy problems on manifolds. The conference is being held in honor of the 70th birthday of Professor Ed Saff. » Read More


5th International Conference
on Computational Harmonic Analysis, May 19-23

The 5th International Conference on Computational Harmonic Analysis will be held at Vanderbilt May 19-23, 2014, in conjunction with the 29th annual Shanks Lecture. The purpose of the conference is to foster research and collaboration in the field of computational harmonic analysis, an area of mathematical analysis that has had a strong impact on many » Read More


Twelfth Annual NCGOA Spring Institute, May 2-8

The Department of Mathematics will host the Twelfth Annual Spring Institute on Noncommutative Geometry and Operator Algebras May 2-8, 2014. The theme of the 2014 event is Subfactors, Conformal Field Theory, and Vertex Operator Algebras. The Spring Institute is a combination of spring school and international research conference. During the school part of the meeting » Read More

Upcoming Events
September 23, 2014 (Tuesday), 3:10 pm

On Conformally Kähler Surfaces

Caner Koca, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1308

September 24, 2014 (Wednesday), 3:10 am

Phase Retrieval: Approaching the Theoretical Limits in Practice

Dustin Mixon, Air Force Institute of Technology
Location: Stevenson 1432

September 24, 2014 (Wednesday), 2:30 pm

Graduate Student Tea

Location: Stevenson 1425

September 24, 2014 (Wednesday), 4:10 pm

Some Unitary Representations of the Thompson Groups F and T

Vaughan Jones, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1310