Jesse Peterson Named Chancellor Faculty Fellow
Associate Professor of Mathematics Jesse Peterson is one of 12 outstanding Vanderbilt University faculty members who have been named to the 2017 class of Chancellor Faculty Fellows. The class comprises highly accomplished, recently tenured faculty from mathematics, engineering, and law, as well as the social sciences, life and physical sciences, clinical sciences, and humanities. Peterson » Read More
Mathematics Major Named to Schwarzman Scholars
Marc A. Chen, a Vanderbilt University senior majoring in mathematics and economics, has been named a Schwarzman Scholar for 2017-2018. The program provides full funding for a one-year master’s degree program at Tsinghua University in Beijing.
Remembering Professor Emeritus Bjarni Jónsson
Bjarni Jónsson, Vanderbilt’s first Distinguished Professor of Mathematics, died Sept. 30 at the age of 96. He was internationally recognized as a leading authority on universal algebra, lattice theory and algebraic logic. Jónsson came to Vanderbilt in 1966 and taught here until his retirement in 1993.
Chvatal-Erdos Condition of Prism-Hamiltonicity
Pouria Salehi, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1431
The Banach-Tarski Paradox
Gili Golan, Vanderbilt University
Location: SC 1206
Graduate Student Tea
Location: Stevenson 1425Abstract...
Algebraic Models of Homotopy Types
Angelica Osorno, Reed College
Location: Stevenson 1310