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Alexander Olshanskii Named a Fellow of the AMS

Centennial Professor Alexander Olshanskii has been named a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). The society recognized Olshanskii for his contributions to combinatorial and geometric group theory. The Fellows of the AMS designation recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. Among the goals of » Read More


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

Upcoming Events
January 22, 2015 (Thursday), 4:10 pm

Natural Dualities

Matthew Moore, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1308

January 27, 2015 (Tuesday), 4:10 pm

Easy Constraint Satisfaction Problems

Alexandr Kazda, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1308

February 6, 2015 (Friday), 4:10 pm

Analysis on Decoupled Domains in Cn

Der-Chen Chang, Georgetown University
Location: Stevenson 1307

February 10, 2015 (Tuesday), 4:10 pm

The Failure of Amalgamation Property for Semilinear Varieties of Residuated Lattices

Antonio Ledda, University of Caligari
Location: Stevenson 1432