Department News
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Recent Advances in Kähler Geometry Conference, May 18-22

The Department of Mathematics will host an international conference on Recent Advances in Kähler Geometry, May 18-22, 2015. The conference is held in conjunction with the 30th Annual Shanks Lecture. This year’s featured Shanks Lecturer is Fields Medalist Professor Shing-Tung Yau of Harvard University. Kähler geometry is an area of mathematics that has seen a » Read More


Thirteenth Annual NCGOA Spring Institute, May 1-7

The Department of Mathematics will host the Thirteenth Annual Spring Institute on Noncommutative Geometry and Operator Algebras May 1-7, 2015. The theme of the 2015 event is Operator Algebras and Approximation Properties of Groups. The Spring Institute is a combination of spring school and international research conference. During the school part of the meeting several » Read More


New Issue of Spectrum Newsletter Now Available

The spring 2015 edition of Spectrum, the departmentʼs biennial newsletter, has just been published. Highlights include a research profile of Distinguished Professor Ralph McKenzie, Professor Neamtu’s latest work in approximation theory, and photos of the departmentʼs major renovation. For more news about our faculty and student activities, you can view a PDF of Spectrum here.

Upcoming Events
April 29, 2015 (Wednesday), 3:10 pm

Gridding Error and Super-Resolution in Spectral Estimation

Liao Wenjing, Duke University
Location: Stevenson 1431

May 1, 2015 (Friday), 9:00 am

Noncommutative Geometry and Operator Algebras Spring Institute, May 1, 2015 – 7, 2015

For more information see the web site.

May 18, 2015 (Monday), 9:00 am

30th Annual Shanks Conference and Lectures: Recent Advances in Kähler Geometry, May 18 – 22, 2015

Location: Buttrick 101

May 28, 2015 (Thursday), 10:00 am

Shanks Workshop on Open Problems in Universal Algebra, May 28 – June 1, 2015

Location: Wilson Hall