Department News

Denis Osin Invited to Speak at ICM 2018

Professor Denis Osin has been invited to speak at the International Congress of Mathematicians in 2018. Held once every four years, the ICM brings together mathematicians from all over the world to discuss the latest developments in every area of mathematics. An ICM invitation is considered to be one of the most significant recognitions of » Read More

BLAST Conference Honoring Bjarni Jónsson, August 14-18

The Department of Mathematics will host the 2017 BLAST Conference August 14-18, 2017. BLAST is a conference series focusing on Boolean algebras, lattices, algebraic logic, quantum logic, universal algebra, set theory, and set-theoretic and point-free topology. It circulates among different universities, and this is the first time it will be held at Vanderbilt. A list » Read More

Award Winners Honored at Annual Ceremony

Five students were honored for outstanding achievements at the recent Department of Mathematics annual award ceremony. The 2017 B.F. Bryant Prize for Excellence in Teaching was shared by graduate students Chang-Hsin Lee and Timothy Michaels. The award recognizes graduate teaching assistants who have demonstrated concern for and accomplishments in teaching, qualities that characterized the career » Read More

Upcoming Events.
August 25, 2017 (Friday), 3:10 pm

Loop Quantization of Geometry

Christian Fleischhack, University of Paderborn
Location: Stevenson 1310

August 25, 2017 (Friday), 4:10 pm

Vertex Operator Algebras: Theory, Examples, and Problems

Robert McRae, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1432

August 30, 2017 (Wednesday), 4:10 pm

Semistability of Relatively Hyperbolic Groups

Mike Mihalik, Vanderbilt University
Location: Stevenson 1310

August 31, 2017 (Thursday), 4:10 pm

Departmental Welcome Event

Location: TBA