Department News

Conference on Low-Dimensional Topology and Geometry,
May 15-19

The Department of Mathematics will host the Conference on Low-Dimensional Topology and Geometry from May 15 to 19, 2017. Held in conjunction with the 32nd Annual Shanks Lecture, the conference will focus on the close interrelationships between geometry and topology in low dimensions, such as in the study of surfaces and three-dimensional manifolds (3-manifolds). Emphasis » Read More

Fifteenth Annual NCGOA Spring Institute, May 5-11

The Department of Mathematics will host the Fifteenth Annual Spring Institute on Noncommutative Geometry and Operator Algebras May 5-11, 2017. The theme of the 2017 event is Operator Algebras and Logic. The Spring Institute is a combination of spring school and international research conference. During the school part of the meeting several mini-courses on a » Read More

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

Upcoming Events
April 26, 2017 (Wednesday), 2:30 pm

Graduate Student Tea

Locations: SC 1425

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April 28, 2017 (Friday), 4:10 pm

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Brandon Seward, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Location: SC 1432

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May 5, 2017 (Friday), 8:00 am

Noncommutative Geometry and Operator Algebras Spring Institute, May 5-11

Location: TBA

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May 20, 2017 (Saturday), 8:00 am

29th Cumberland Conference on Combinatorics, Graph Theory and Computing, May 20-21

Location: TBA

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