This Friday there will be a half-day symposium featuring a series of short talks by Columbia faculty working on probability and its interactions with society…(more)

Please join the department for a film screening of “The Discrete Charm of Geometry” Friday, Feb 17 at 7:30pm in 312 Mathematics, with director Ekaterina Eremenko…(more)

The spring 2017 iteration of the Ellis R. Kolchin Memorial Lecture will be delivered….(more)

Congratulations to Prof. Mohammed Abouzaid, who was recently announced as a recipient of the 2017 New Horizons in Mathematics Prize…..(more)

The fall 2016 Ritt Lectures, by Prof. Zhiwei Yun, will take place December 15 & 16….(more)

They are honored for their book “J-Holomorphic Curves and Symplectic Topology”. McDuff and Salamon’s book J-holomorphic Curves and Symplectic Topology is a comprehensive introduction to Gromov’s theory of J-holomorphic curves….(more)

The Mathematics department offers our condolences to professor emerita Joan Birman, on the loss of her husband of 66 years, Joseph Birman, who passed away on October 1. Joseph Birman was a Distinguished Professor of theoretical physics at the City College of New York, and known for his work on human rights (the Committee of […]

The Eilenberg Lecture Series will continue Thursdays at 1:10pm in room 520 Math.

Welcome to the 2016 cohort of graduate students! …(more)

Please congratulate Prof. Joan Birman, who was recently elected as an Honorary Member of the London Mathematical Society! (more)