Please join us on Wednesday, April 20, Professor Akshay Venkatesh (IAS) is scheduled to give a special talk titled “Symplectic Reidemeister torsion and symplectic L-functions” from 1:10 – 2:10pm in room 520, Mathematics Hall (MORE).
The Deformations of Geometric Structures in Current Mathematics conference will take place on Tuesday, May 3 through Friday, May 6, 2022. Columbia University, Math department will be hosting this event in memory of Professor Masatake Kuranishi (MORE…).
The AMS Leroy P. Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition is awarded annually for a book or substantial survey or expository research paper(MORE).
Forty-five mathematical scientists from around the world have been named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2022, the program’s tenth year (More…).
The 2021 SASTRA Ramanujan Prize is awarded to Dr. Will Sawin of Columbia University for his many path-breaking contributions at the interface of number theory and algebraic geometry utilizing a variety of powerful methods from different areas of mathematics (MORE).
The prize is awarded every two years “to recognize outstanding contributions by researchers in probability who are under 45 years old” (more…).
This prize is awarded every three years at the International Congress of Mathematical Physics (ICMP) “in recognition of a single achievement in Mathematical Physics” by a scientist who is under 35 years of age (more…).
It is with deep sadness that Columbia Mathematics Department has learned of
the passing of Masatake Kuranishi, who was a member of the Department for
over forty years (more…)
Professor Joan Birman was elected as a new member of the National Academy of Sciences (MORE).