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Prof. Mohammed Abouzaid awarded 2017 New Horizons Prize

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

Joseph L. Birman 1927-2016

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 […]

Prof. Emerita Joan Birman elected as Honorary Member of the London Mathematical Society

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

Wei Zhang awarded the 2016 ICCM Morningside Gold Medal

Congratulations to Professor Wei Zhang, who won the Morningside Gold Medal of Mathematics at the 7th International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians (ICCM)…

Professor Dusa McDuff awarded two Honorary Degrees

Congratulations to Professor Dusa McDuff, who has been selected….(more)

Andrei Okounkov elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Please congratulate Prof. Andrei Okounkov, who was recently elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences! …(more)

Congratulations to Marcel Nutz on winning an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

Marcel’s work uses Statistics and Mathematics to study problems that arise in Finance, Economics, and Engineering….(more)

Professor Dusa McDuff named honorary fellow at Cambridge University’s King’s College

King’s College of the University of Cambridge has honored Professor Dusa McDuff, the Helen Lyttle Kimmel ’42 Professor of Mathematics, by naming her an honorary fellow….(more)

Congratulations to Professor Mohammed Abouzaid, who has been awarded a Simons Collaboration Grant.

Simons Collaborations bring together groups of outstanding scientists to address mathematical or theoretical topics of fundamental scientific importance where a significant new development creates a novel area for exploration or provides a new direction for progress in an established field…..(more)

Perspectives on Complex Algebraic Geometry

This workshop, to be held at Columbia from May 22 to May 25, celebrates the achievements and influence of Robert Friedman on the occasion of his 60th birthday…(more)