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This archive contains news covering the time period of August 2004 through December 2020. For newer Mathematics Department news, please visit the News and Events section of our external site.

Date News Item
The December 2020 Issue of the American Mathematical Monthly (published by the Mathematical Association of America, and now available online…
The December 2020 issue of SIAM News features an article co-authored by Nathan Gibson on "Advancing SIAM’s Mission with the COMAP Mathematic…
Prof. Malgorzata Peszynska has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for "outstanding contri…
Congratulations to Azhar Alhammali (Oregon State Mathematics PhD 2019 alumna) who received the prestigious title of a Fellow for Advance HE…
Math graduate students Lisa Bigler and Choah Shin have been accepted, with full funding, to the the Broader Engagement Program for the Socie…
Mathematics graduate student, Choah Shin, was awarded the Oregon Lottery Graduate Scholarship for the 2020-2021 academic year. You can find…
Sarah Hagen has just published "Active Learning and the Transformation of a Graduate Student Instructor" in the AMS Blog on Teaching and Lea…
Patrick Flynn (BS Mathematics & Physics ’18), a Ph.D. student of applied mathematics at Brown University and Gregory Mirek Brandt (BS Ma…
The Daily Barometer featured our Virtual MSLC and some of the mathematics faculty involved in its running in a recent article. Read the arti…
Professor David Pengelley presented "Sophie Germain's Grand Plan to Prove Fermat's Last Theorem" on May 11, 2020, via Zoom. Sponsored by the…
Sara Clark, Senior Mathematics Instructor and Academic Advisor, and Liz Jones, Instructor of Mathematics, will be discussing their experienc…
Mathematics major Saki Nakai has received a Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) award to support her summer research on mathemat…
Worapan Homsomboon, Slade Sanderson, and Mesa Walker were supported participants at the Riemann Surfaces and Their Moduli Spaces Conference.…
Mathematics graduate student Lisa Bigler has received funding from a Graduate School Travel Award to attend the Society for Industrial and A…
Arthur Mills, a second year Mathematics graduate student, has received funding to attend the Graduate Student Topology and Geometry Conferen…
There are four Oregon State Mathematics students scheduled to attend the Pacific Northwest Geometry Seminar. The graduate students attending…
Math graduate students Naren Vohra, Martijn Oostron, and Hannah Barta will all be attending NSF funded Graduate Summer School programs at th…
Mathematics PhD student Choah Shin was accepted to present a poster (with travel support) at the Gordon Research Conference and Seminar in G…
A large group of mathematics grad students including Chung-Ping Lai, Arthur Mills, Danial Wentland, Nachuan Zhang, Zachary Gregg and Johanne…
ADVANCE Faculty Fellow and Professor of Mathematics, Vrushali Bokil is awarded the College of Science's Inaugural Inclusive Excellence Award…
Oregon State faculty and students showed strong presence in numbers and in quality of research presentations in thematic sessions and poster…
Oregon State University's Department of Mathematics invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, tenure track Assistant Professo…
Please join me in congratulating Ruby chick. Ruby has been awarded a fellowship by the National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NSF…
Mathematics Professor Juan M. Restrepo has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS). The APS Council of Representatives ma…
Huanqun Jiang has accepted an appointment as a Research Associate in the Department of Statistics & Probability at Michigan State Univer…
Choah Shin, a PhD student in Mathematics is the 2019-20 recipient of the Larry W. Martin and Joyce B. O'Neill Endowed Fellowship. The Martin…
Five OSU Mathematics graduate students will participate in a workshop of the NSF-funded program "Transforming Instruction in Undergraduate M…
Ruby Chick has received funding to participate in in the Graduate Student Mathematical Modeling Camp at the University of Delaware, which wi…
Claire Gibbons was recently hired as a Tenure-Track Mathematics Instructor at Pierce College in Puyallup, Washington. Congratulations, Clair…
Lisa Bigler was awarded a Student Assistantship at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. She will be studying numerical modeling in the CR-…
Keith Schloeman has been appointed Chair of the Mathematics Department at Chemeketa Community College. Keith received his MS in Mathematics…
Naren Vohra was accepted to participate in the Graduate Student Mathematical Modeling Camp to be held at the University of Delaware, and th…
The results from the 2019 COMAP Mathematical Contest in Modeling are in. The COMAP contest is an international, team based, undergraduate, m…
Ruby Chick has been selected to participate in the “Conference on Multiscale Modeling in Mathematical Biology,” May 20-22 at the University…
Mathematics PhD student Brady Bowen, Visiting Assistant Professor Blessing Emerenini,and Professor Vrushali Bokil will be participating and…
Baton Gattis and Hannah Barton are the 2019-20 Graduate Student Liaisons! Congratulations, Barton, and Hannah!!
The National Science Foundation awarded a new grant "Modeling with Constraints and Phase Transitions in Porous Media" DMS-1912938 of $224K f…
F. Patricia Medina received a PhD from our department in 2014, and has been a postdoc at Worcester Polytechnical Institute since 2016. Patri…
Dr. Heidi Schellman will host a workshop titled "Learn How to Negotiate a Tenure Track position," on Tuesday, May 28th from 4 to 5 pm, at th…
The 34th Annual Lonseth Lecture took place on Friday, April 19th. The ceremony featured awards given to undergraduate, graduate students, an…
Allison Arnold-Roksandich has accepted a job offer to work as a Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics at Boise State…
Sebastian Naranjo has received full funding from the American Institute of Mathematics to attend the Spring Opportunities Workshop. This wor…
Friday, April 19, 3-4pm in the Beth Ray Center, BRC 138. Professor Gehrke has experience working in academia in both the United States and i…
First-year mathematics major Eli Nicholas is awarded Oregon State University’s most competitive, merit-based scholarship for in-state underg…
Leanne Merrill is our colloquium speaker on Monday, April 22nd. She will give a "job talk" after her colloquium presentation from 5:00-6:00p…
The CASCADE RAIN (Regional Applied Interdisciplinary and Numerical) Mathematics meeting was held at UW Bothell in Seattle on Saturday April…
Aaron Wangberg (PhD 2007; major professor Tevian Dray) has received the 2019 Award for Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathe…
It is a pleasure to report further intense research activity of Mathematics graduate students; they also received competitive travel support…
Thanks to generous support of Math department and work of the Media Committee, the video of Ken Golden's colloquium from February 4 on "Mode…
Thanks again to all graduate students and faculty who help with the recruitment of the 2019-20 incoming cohort. Graduate Committee would lik…
The winners of the awards at the Graduate Research Showcase are Stephen Krughoff (best blitz presentation), Dallas Foster and Branwen Purdy…
Graduate Committee is pleased to report the attendance at the Graduate Appreciation and Research Showcase event last Friday. We "sighted" 37…
Ryan Hass has accepted a full time lecturer position at UC Berkeley for the 2019-2020 academic year. We wish him the best!
Lisa Bigler, third year graduate student, was selected to receive support to attend the NSF-CBMS Conference “The Cahn-Hilliard Equation: Rec…
Choah Shin, a fourth year Mathematics graduate student was selected for the NSF Mathematical Sciences Graduate Internship (NSF MSGI) for sum…
Kailash Ghimire, (major professor Dennis Garity) who received his Ph.D in 2007, has just been promoted to full professor in the Department o…
This year as part of Grad Appreciation Week, the Graduate School is hosting visiting speaker Dr. Karen Kelsky, founder and president of "The…
Congratulations, Barton Gattis! Barton is the recipient of 2019 OSU-PNNL Distinguished Graduate Research Program. The Pacific Northwest Nati…
We recently created a new webpage for graduate students. The page provides information on Human Services Resource Center, Free Food at OSU,…
Elise Lockwood has been awarded a 2019 Fulbright scholarship for research in Norway. See the IMPACT site.
Mathematics Graduate Committee is inviting you to participate in an event during Graduate Appreciation week on Friday April 5 starting at 5:…
Brady Bowen was selected by the OSU SIAM Student Chapter as its official representative at Student Days held this year at SIAM Computational…
OSU Mathematics students often attend and contribute to national and international mathematics conferences. Two of the largest are the Annua…
OSU Mathematics graduate students will travel to the conference 2019 SIAM Conference on Mathematical & Computational Issues in the Geosc…
Graduate Committee would like to thank graduate students who are helping with the graduate recruitment for AY 2019-20. Allison, Martijn, Mic…
Congratulations to Choah Shin who will be presenting at SIAM CSE Feb 25-March 1 as one of the participants of the Broader Horizons program (…
Several OSU MATH graduate students and many faculty attended the JMM conference in January. Graduate students representing OSU this year wer…
Three mathematics graduate students were selected to attend summer programs next year organized and funded by the MSRI. Daniel Erickson will…
Congratulations to Zheting Dong who will present at the Australian-German Workshop on "Differential Geometry in the Large", in Melbourne, Au…
Sebastián Naranjo Álvarez will be participating in the Broader Engagement program at the 2019 Computational Science and Engineering (CSE19)…
Presented by SHI's President, Mary Ann Leung, Ph.D, as part of Emerging Researchers national Conference on STEM.You’ll learn about the judgi…
This event hosted by Graduate School in week ONE of Spring term will include various social and networking opportunities, plus Professional…
The Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES) at UT Austin and Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) are partnering together…
Congratulations to Ruby Chick! Ruby has received full funding from the National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis (NIMBioS…
Graduate Committee is pleased to report that our Graduate program received its second Graduate Laurels Block grant from Graduate School for…
Congratulations, Naveen Somasunderam! Naveen received the Graduate School Travel Award to attend the upcoming JMM (Joint Mathematics Meeting…
Choah Shin was selected as one of participants of the Broader Engagement program at SIAM CSE (SIAM Computational Science and Engineering mee…
Azhar Alhammali, Choah Shin, and Joe Umhoefer received travel support from SIAM to attend and present at the SIAM Geosciences conference to…
Tevian Dray is heading to Bénin to teach a 3-week course on differential geometry and general relativity. The invitation comes from the Inst…
The Paradigms in Physics project has been awarded 2 new NSF grants, one entitled "Second-Generation Dissemination Strategies" ($298,948), th…
Join us again for another wonderful warm College of Science welcome to our new students on Tuesday, September 18th from 1:30-3:00 PM outside…
Welcome new graduate students!The graduate cohort 2018-19 is the largest ever, with 23 students entering their first year of regular study a…
Congratulations to Allison Arnold-Roksandich who received Graduate School Travel award towards her travel to JMM (Joint Mathematics Meeting)…
Mathematics graduate students should meet with their adviser as soon as possible to discuss their course plan for the 2018-19 academic year.…
Kudos are due to our extraordinary graduate students who continue to increase the visibility of our program outside OSU. This summer they at…
Congratulations to Dr. Elise Lockwood, who is the 2018 recipient of the Mathematical Association of America's Annie and John Selden Prize fo…
Congratulations to Branwen Purdy for being elected 2018-19 Graduate Student Liaison. Duties for Graduate Student Liaison include; keeping an…
The 33rd Annual Lonseth Lecture took place May 3rd, 2018. Congratulations, to the following award winners:Joel Davis Award for Excellence in…
Azhar Alhammali has been awarded the Oregon Lottery Graduate Scholarship for the 2018-2019 academic year. Congratulations!
The AMS Western Section Meeting in Portland, April 14-15 had the largest OSU Math representation ever! In addition to several faculty who ga…
Portland State was the host of Fifth CASCADE RAIN (Regional Applied Interdisciplinary and Numerical) 2018 Meeting, in Portland, OR, and feat…
Mathematics graduate students who are completing their degree program this Spring should follow the steps as outlined in the Graduate Handbo…
Graduate School is pleased to inform you about two new video tutorials for you to share with students who intend to complete their degrees t…
Graduate Committee has asked Mathematics Graduate students to fill out and submit the annual survey which will be the basis for their annual…
Important Deadlines for all Spring term Graduates:April 6th - Submit your diploma application, by logging into MyOSU, go to Student Records,…
It is my pleasure to announce that Professor Juan Restrepo has been elected SIAM Fellow. Juan is recognized for his contributions to the mat…
Emerald Stacy will speak about the under-representation of women in STEM and the need for more inclusive spaces. Emerald is a PhD Candidate…
Please note the upcoming special event: Comedian Sammy Obeid, Friday April 6th at 6pm in Kidder 364. Details at https://math.oregonstate.edu…
Charles Camacho was awarded a Certificate of Achievement for the poster he presented at the Latinx in Math Conference at UCLA March 8-10, 20…
On March 14, 2018, Sara Hagen presented Pi to the Corvallis -Benton Public Library. To an audience of over 120, the interactive presentation…
Graduate Committee wants to thank all who helped to make the Friday visit of prospective graduate students a success: Joy for the wonderful…
The CASCADE RAIN (Regional Applied, Interdisciplinary, and Numerical Mathematics) Meeting https://sites.google.com/view/cascaderain2018/ wil…
For those of you who have been watching for news on the career and travels of Thomas Morrill, we just learned on Wednesday the 14th, that Th…
OSU Mathematics graduate student Samantha Smith has been accepted to attend the 2017 Women and Mathematics program at the Institute for Adva…
The purpose of this conference is to bring together leading regional and national researchers in probability theory and its applications, al…
Professor Nathan Gibson has been appointed to the Education Committee of the the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) for a…
Huanqun Jiang has received notice of acceptance for publication of his submission ``Optimal barrier strategy for spectrally negative Levy pr…
AMC Journal Club will reconvene this Winter, with meetings on Friday afternoon. Please see https://math.oregonstate.edu/amc_journal for desc…
Congratulations to Huanqun Jiang for a travel award to participate in the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) workshop on F…
Congratulations to Zack Reed who received the Graduate School Travel Award to travel to JMM San Diego in January 2018. Zack will present a t…
This is a reminder for graduate students to register for all courses on their course plan for Winter 2018 as soon as possible. If you need a…
Emerald Stacy has received a travel award from the American Mathematics Society to attend and present at the Joint Mathematics Meeting on Ja…
Last weekend (Oct 27-29) our department hosted the First Biennial SIAM PNW conference (https://sites.google.com/view/siampnw17/home), with a…
The local SIAM PNW Conference organizers would like to extend a very warm invitation to all of Mathematics folks who may be interested in pa…
Dr. Bokil has been awarded the following grantsNSF-DMS: #1720116, OP: Collaborative Research: Compatible Discretizations for Maxwell Models…
The Graduate School is offering an intensive workshop to help OSU students prepare competitive applications for the NSF Graduate Research Fe…
Welcome all in 2017-18 and in particular to the incoming first-year class of 2017-18! This is a large dynamic cohort of 20 with undergraduat…
OSU's David Pengelley has published "Beating the Lecture-Textbook Trap with Active Learning and Rewards for All" (http://www.ams.org/publica…
Thomas has accepted a position at the University of New South Wales in Australia to work with Timothy Trudgian and Dave Platt on the Riemann…
Congratulations are due to Azhar Alhammali, Choah Shin, and Joseph Umhoefer, who received College of Science travel awards and Mathematics D…
Professor Peszynska has been chosen as one of the plenary speakers at SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosci…
The OSU Department of Mathematics will host the 1st Biennial Meeting of the SIAM Pacific Northwest Section (SIAMPNWS), co-located with the P…
Here are the winners from the Poster Session held at the Lonseth Lecture:Best Poster: Joe Umhoefer Honorable Mention: Sarah Erickson/Samanth…
Diana Gonzalez and Joseph Umhoefer will spend 10 weeks this summer at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab (Applied Numerical Algorithms group). T…
Dear Graduating Students,An MS or PHD defense is a public event, and should be advertised to all department members (and beyond).Those who a…
Samantha Smith will be visiting the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton from 15-26 May. She is participating in the 2017 Program for W…
Registration for Fall 2018 registration opens for graduate students Sunday, May 20th, and timely registration helps in the department’s plan…
Graduate Committee would like to present a new addition to our website showcasing the research activity of graduate students. The page http:…
There is further news on graduate students travel: Sarah Hagen will attend USC Summer School in Mathematical Fluids, Los Angeles, 5/22/17-5/…
Kevin (OSU graduate and postdoctoral scholar) been awarded tenure and promotion to Associate Professor at Cal State University, Chico.
To ensure that you are completing your degree in a timely manner, please see the Graduate School's list of academic deadlines.
Further news on graduate student travel include: Kirk McDermott presented at G^3: Geometric Groups on the Gulf Coast, 3/22/17-3/26/17 (with…
University Mentoring and Professional Development Award: PCOSW seeks nominations for the 2017 University Mentoring and Professional Developm…
It is a pleasure to report further news on student travel.Joe Umhoefer attended the CASCADE RAIN Meeting (with Cascade RAIN funding) at Simo…
The Graduate Committee is pleased to announce that Zack Reed and Emerald Stacy have been awarded Oregon Lottery Scholarships for 2017-18. Pl…
Congratulations to Emerald Stacy who was honored with an Honorable Mention award for her presentation at the Association for Women in Mathem…
The poster session is back! Graduate Committee and the Math Club encourage Mathematics students to present their research and other mathemat…
Graduate students expecting to graduate in the Spring or Summer term should: 1) apply for graduation by April 7, 2017, by logging into your…
Congratulations to Huanqun Jiang who was selected for funding by the organizers to attend the 2017 Seminar on Stochastic Processes, which wi…
Congratulations to Diana Gonzalez and Choah Shin who were selected and awarded funding from Sustainable Horizons Institute to participate in…
Mathematics students Allison Arnold-Roksandich and Jhih-Jyun Zeng were selected to participate in 2017 MSRI workshops on Automorphic Forms a…
Graduate Committee is proud to showcase extraordinary activity of our graduate students. The website http://www.math.oregonstate.edu/graduat…
Mathematics graduate students and faculty may be interested in the recent article "Math PhD Careers: New Opportunities Emerging Amidst Crisi…
The 2017 Oregon Academy of Sciences meeting will take place this Saturday, 2/25, at OSU. Plenary speakers include Tevian Dray and Corinne Ma…
Thanks to all the participants of Math Professional Development night on Wednesday February 15, 2017. More than 30 students and faculty were…
The lasagna dinner on Saturday, February 11th was a resounding success. Over 60 students, staff, faculty and family members were treated to…
Graduate student Zack Reed was selected to receive a Graduate Student Travel Award in the amount of $500, for use toward attending the Joint…
Thanks to all who helped to organize and who participated in the graduate student event in the student lounge on October 21. Go to http://ma…
Congratulations to Zackery Reed who co-authored a paper (with prof. Elise Lockwood) which received the best paper award at the 2016 conferen…
NSF Research Traineeship Program in Risk and Uncertainty Quantification in Marine Science at http://marinerisk.ceoas.oregonstate.edu/ has ac…
Congratulations are due to Timothy Costa, Mathematics PhD recipient in 2016. Tim Costa's dissertation "Hybrid Multiscale Methods with Applic…
It is a pleasure to announce that three of our first year graduate students received various prestigious scholarships. Alicia Arrua and Andr…
Congratulations are in order for Chris Jennings-Shaffer, who has been offered (and has accepted) a post-doctorial position to work with Dr.…
Kyle Bradford PhD'13 was hired to work as an assistant professor of applied mathematics and statistics at SUNY-Korea. Located in the city of…
Graduate student Ally Stacey was selected to receive a Graduate Student Travel Award in the amount of $360, for use toward attending the Top…
Holly Swisher will be giving a public lecture on Friday as part of the new da Vinci Days STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math…
The OSU Department of Mathematics and local organizers Mary Flahive, Clayton Petsche, and Holly Swisher are hosting the 2016 Pacific Northwe…
An international team of mathematicians including Holly Swisher has released a massive mathematical database that catalogs objects of centra…
Congratulations to Puttha Sakkaplangkul! Puttha has been selected to attend the prestigious 2016 Gene Golub SIAM Summer School on Stochastic…
Senior math major Dillon Rhoades is one of seven OSU students who have been named Gilman scholars for 2016-2017. The Benjamin A. Gilman Inte…
Congratulations to graduate student Emerald Stacy who was accepted to the UNCG Summer School in Computational Number Theory on Function Fiel…
Mathematics graduate students Dwight Holland, Duncan McGregor, Puttha Sakkaplangkul, and Joe Umhoefer gave presentations at the CASCADE RAIN…
Graduate student Ally Stacey was selected to receive full support from the Topology Student Workshop at the Georgia Institute of Technology.…
Graduate student Huanqun Jiang was selected to receive full support from SIAM to attend the Gene Golub SIAM Summer School 2016 on Stochastic…
Jhih-Jyun Zeng has received a Wei Family Private Foundation Scholarship. As a Wei Family Private Foundation Scholar, Jhih-Jyun will receive…
The Cascade RAIN (Regional Applied, Interdisciplinary, and Numerical) Mathematics event will take place on April 9 at Washington State Unive…
Dr F. Patricia Medina accepted a Post-doctoral Scholar position (renewable to 3 years) at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) at Worce…
Mathematics graduate students were accepted to participate in this year's summer schools at MSRI. Charles Camacho will participate in "Chip…
Hieu Do has received travel award from Graduate School to support his trip to the AMS Sectional Meeting at the University of Utah in Salt La…
Thanks to over 30 students and faculty who attended Feb.17 Mathematics Professional Development event. Faculty volunteers: Linnea Anderson (…
Graduate Committee invites all Mathematics graduate students, faculty, and staff to participate in the Mathematics Professional Development…
Congratulations to Mat Titus who received Graduate School Travel award to defer travel costs to the Joint Mathematics Meeting in Seattle, Ja…
The Center for Computing Research (CCR) at Sandia National Laboratories seeks multiple students to participate in collaborative research acr…
The SAMSI workshop for Women in Mathematical Sciences, April 6-8, 2016, is oriented at women and minority graduate students, postdocs, and j…
Ready to plan your summer? Just last week, several new exciting opportunities for graduate students were advertised, such as the IMA Math-to…
Thanks to Charles Camacho and all the other 7+6 advanced students for organizing the meeting between first year grads and advanced grads las…
Graduate students interested in attending 2016 summer program at MSRI http://www.msri.org/web/msri/scientific/workshops/summer-graduate-scho…
Details of the conference will be posted on the conference web page.The OSU Department of Mathematics will host the Annual Meeting of the Pa…
In August, Radu Dascaliuc (PI) was awarded National Science Foundation grant DMS-1516487, “Collaborative research: Turbulent cascades and di…
National Science Foundation grant NSF DMS-1522734 "Phase transitions in porous media across multiple scales" was recently awarded to Prof. M…
Nathan Gibson is co-PI for a recently awarded grant from the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA): Framework for Quantification of Risk and…
Puttha has been selected with partial or full support to attend three summer programs. These are (1) "SAMSI 2015 Industrial Math/Stat Modeli…
Duncan has received funding for continuing a summer internship at Los Alamos National Laboratories (LANL) this summer in the Applied Mathema…
Former OSU Mathematics graduate student Li Chen received her PhD from the Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics at Johns Hopkins…
Please join me in congratulating PhD student Tim Costa on several accounts. Tim was just awarded the Oregon Lottery Scholarship for 2015. In…
Mathematics Instructor and Undergraduate Adviser Dave Wing received the Loyd Carter Award for Outstanding and Inspirational Undergraduate Te…
As a 25-year-old Ph.D. candidate at Harvard, Jane Lubchenco joined her classmates at the biology department’s annual orientation meeting for…
Tevian Dray has been named one of several "Professors of the Term" for Fall Term 2014 by the Panhellenic Executive Council of OSU.
In collaboration with the Statistics Department, EECS, and CGRB, the Mathematics Department will host the 2015 Milne Lecture.This year’s spe…
Dan Rockwell was awarded an Individual Learning Innovation Grant in the amount of $4500 for the purchase of a 3D printer and supplies. Dan p…
WHAT: Annual Department Lasagna Extravaganza! WHEN: Saturday, February 28, 5-8 pm WHERE: Senior Center, 2601 NW Tyler, CorvallisMore details…
Congratulations to David Wing, this year's winner of the Loyd Carter Award for Outstanding and Inspirational Undergraduate Teaching! The pur…
Be sure to attend the Winter Teaching & Advising Awards Tuesday, February 3! Loyd E. Carter Award for Outstanding and Inspirational Teac…
The Undergraduate Committee is pleased to announce that the revisions to our undergraduate Mathematics major program have received final OSU…
Together with OSU and Building Diversity in Science – a nonprofit organization that encourages diverse students to enter STEM disciplines, t…
The F.A. Gilfillan Memorial Award for Distinguished Scholarship in Science for 2014 was awarded to Edward Waymire. The purpose of the award…
The Gladys Valley Award for Exemplary Administrative Support for 2014 was awarded to Deanne Wilcox. The purpose of this award is to recogniz…
Patrick De Leenheer (PI) and Sergei S. Pilyugin (co-PI, Department of Mathematics, University of Florida) have been awarded National Science…
Yevgeniy Kovchegov (PI) and Andrey Morgun (Co-PI, College of Pharmacy) have been awarded National Science Foundation grant DMS-1412557 for s…
Enrique Thomann and Ed Waymire's research proposal Branching Markov Chains and Problems in Fluid Flow was awarded funding by the National Sc…
Please join me in congratulating Sooie Hoe Loke in passing the Oral Prelim Exam on May 8th 2014. Sooie Hoe will present aspects of his PhD r…
The graduate committee is pleased to announce that Brandon Edwards has been awarded an Oregon Lottery Scholarship. Well done Brandon!
Justin Webster's research proposal "Analysis and Control of Mathematical Models of Fluttering Plates" has been selected for funding by NSF D…
Please join in congratulating Torrey. His paper ``On the Support of the Simple Branching Random Walk'' has been accepted for publication in…
The CASCADE 2014,Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar had 40 participants from four local universities including OSU, PSU, Willamet…
Last Saturday our Department hosted the firstCASCADE 2014 Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar which was attended by 40 participant…
V. A. Bokil is a co-author on the paper “Indirect effects and facilitation among native and non-native species promote invasion success alon…
Registration has just opened for the event CASCADE 2014 (Computational and Applied Mathematics Seminar) that our department is hosting on S…
Congratulations to F. Patricia Medina and Timothy B. Costa who received travel grants to attend IMA Workshop on Careers in Industry (IMA is…
Announcing the 6th annual Northwest Undergraduate Mathematics Symposium to be held at Oregon State University on Saturday, April 12, 2014. N…
Congratulations to Tevian Dray, who has been named the 2014 recipient of the Mathematical Association of America Distinguished Teaching Awar…
Congratulations to mathematics major Ryan Van Why, who is one of four students who have been nominated by Oregon State University for the pr…
This year's lasagna dinner will be held *SUNDAY*, February 23, at the Chintimini Senior Center (2601 NW Tyler Ave), from 5-7 pm. Families/si…
Professor Malgo Peszynska has been appointed to the editorial board of the SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis (SINUM) as an Associate Editor…
Johnner Barrett successfully defended his doctoral dissertation this afternoon (F 11/8/13).
The recent Department of Energy (DOE) NETL (National Engineering Technology Laboratory) proposals selected for funding for the period Novemb…
Brandon Edwards attended the International Conference and Workshop on Surfaces of Infinite Type in Morelia Mexico July 29-August 2 as a supp…
Tevian Dray (PI), Corinne A. Manogue (Physics), and Emily van Zee (Physics) have been awarded a $40,000 supplement to their NSF grant DUE-10…
Yevgeniy Kovchegov has been awarded a Simons Foundation grant for a five-year period beginning September 1, 2013 and ending August 31, 2018.…
Congratulations to Thomas (Tommy) Pitts, a third-year mathematics major, who has been awarded a Barry M. Goldwater scholarship.
Please join us for our annual Lasagna Dinner Saturday, March 2, from 4-7 pm at the Chintimini Senior Center (2601 NW Tyler). Please feel fre…
The Geometry-Topology seminar will meet Mondays at noon this term. The web page for the seminar is available here.
Congratulations to Dan and Jackie Rockwell on the safe arrival of their son Benjamin Lloyd Rockwell, November 5, 6:46 am.
On Wednesday, October 17th, College of Science alumna, successful businessperson, and co-founder of Panda Express Peggy Cherng will visit OS…
William Felder received a Graduate Student Travel Award from the American Mathematical Society to attend the 2012 Fall Western Sectional Mee…
Tevian Dray was recognized at the University of Honors College Board of Regents reception on Friday, October 5, for being named a 2012 Emine…
Elise Lockwood (new hire in mathematics education arriving Fall 2013) has been named the recipient of the Best Paper Award for the 15th Annu…
* Nathan Gibson is co-PI for a recently awarded grant from the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA): "Development of a state-of-the-art com…
To honor the enormous contribution that Lee Segel made to the Bulletin of Mathematical Biology and the field of mathematical biology as a wh…
Congratulations to Margaret-Rose Leung! Rosie has been awarded the 2011-12 Culture of Writing University Honors College Thesis Award for her…
The 29th Annual Workshop in Geometric Topology will be held June 28-29-30, 2012 at Oregon State University. This is the seventh time OSU ha…
Congratulations to mathematics major Thomas (Tommy) Pitts, who has won this year's WIC Culture of Writing Award in Mathematics for his paper…
Tevian Dray and Corinne Manogue have been awarded $117,000 over 3 years from the John Templeton Foundation to continue their work on An octo…
Ken Kennedy passed his preliminary PhD exam and his foreign language exam in the last couple of days. Congratulations, Ken !
Bill Bogley has been elected to Phi Kappa Phi this spring. Founded in 1897 at the University of Maine, Phi Kappa Phi is the nation's oldest,…
Thanks to all who dropped by Friday afternoon to congratulate our recent MS/PhD graduates and extend best wishes to our departing visitors.…
Congratulations to Vrushali Bokil for being nominated for two University College awards: the UHC HerStory Professor as well as the UHC Outst…
I am very pleased to report that Vrushali Bokil and Holly Swisher will be promoted to Associate Professor with tenure, and that Malgo Peszyn…
Some OSU faculty and graduate students will remember Youngsoo Seol, who received a 2008 Masters of Science degree in Mathematics at OSU, and…
Aaron Wangberg (PhD 2007) and his wife Robyn celebrated the birth of their daughter, Cora Louise, on March 28, their second child. Aaron jus…
Margaret-Rose (Rosie) Leung has been awarded a 2012 Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Fellowship by the National Science Foundatio…
This workshop is going to focus on "interrelations connecting surface geometry questions and mathematical physics."
The University Honors College has awarded two Eminent Professorships for 2012. Drs. Skip Rochefort (ChE) and Tevian Dray (MTH) have been sel…
Donal O'Regan of the National University of Ireland, Galway has been honored with election to the Royal Irish Academy, the principal learned…
Tevian Dray has been awarded a $4600 travel grant from the Foundational Questions Institute (FQXi) to continue his collaboration with Profes…
Joel was successful on his M.S. exam on Thursday, December 1st. Congrats!
Brian successfully defended his Master’s paper on Thursday, December 1st. Congrats!
Let's give a big congratulations to one of our mathematics majors Margaret-Rose (Rosie) Leung. Rosie was one of three finalists for the Hono…
The National Science Foundations's Mathematical Biology program in the Division of Mathematical Sciences has awarded the grant DMS-1122699,…
For your information, the university provides access to free antivirus software and StatGraphics, as well as other software at a discount, i…
Congratulations to the following, who have passed the Qualifying Exams:Hussain Al-Hammali, Peter Banwarth, Hieu Do, Brandon Edwards, Sooie H…
Edward Waymire was installed as President of the Bernoulli Society for Mathematical Statistics and Probability during the congress of the In…
Tevian Dray is the 2011 winner of the Loyd Carter award for outstanding and inspirational undergraduate teaching in the College of Science.…
Congratulations to Nathan Gibson for winning the 2009-2011 triennial Faculty Advisor Award from Pi Mu Epsilon, the national math honor socie…
There will be an all math staff welcome back meeting (tenured and tenure-track faculty, instructors, visitors, postdocs, office staff, and g…
Department e-mail list can be found on the internal part of the department web page under Departmental information. This is a reminder that…
Congratulations to Dr. Malgo Peszynska on defending her Habilitation Thesis on "Analysis of mathematical and computational models of flow an…
National Science Foundation grant DMS-1115827 "Hybrid modeling in porous media", Sep. 15/2011-Aug. 30/2014, was awarded to Malgorzata Peszyn…
Congratulations to Dr. Carrie Manore for successfully defending her PhD Thesis, "Non-Spatial and Spatial Models for Multi-Host Pathogen Spre…
Please join us Wednesday, June 1, from 3-5 pm in the faculty room to congratulate this year's graduates. This year's graduates are: Don Hick…
Congratulations to Anna Kirk for successfully defending her Masters thesis "The Implicit Derivative Matching Technique for Maxwell’s Equatio…
Congratulations to Megan Armentrout for passing her Master's degree final examination on Tuesday May 24. Her paper was entitled Electromagne…
Congratulations to Viviane Klein who successfully defended her PhD Thesis on "Two-grid a-priori and a-posteriori error analysis for coupled…
The OSU Student Chapter of AWM hosted its first Sonia Kovalevskaya Day for middle school students on Saturday May 7th, 2011. There were a to…
COMAP results have been posted. Participating from OSU were: Sarah Ackers, Amanda Abbott, and Rosie Leung Carrie Rebhuhn, Ryan Frederick, an…
Congratulations to: Mary Flahive on her promotion to full professor, Yevgeniy Kovchegov on his promotion to associate professor with tenure,…
Please join us in congratulating Keith Schloeman, who will begin his duties as our new Mathematics Advisor position June 16.
The OSU chapter of AWM is hosting middle school students this Saturday for a day of math activities and an invited talk by popular science w…
Congratulations to Fernando Morales for passing the final examination for the PhD.
Congratulations to Karen Smith and William Felder for passing their Master's degree final examination.
Karen Smith will be defending her masters paper "The collision of Quadratic Fields, Binary Quadratic Forms, and Modular Forms" a week from t…
The special colloquium by Christine Guenther, Pacific University on Monday April 18 is due to the Pi Mu Epsilon annual Induction Ceremony. R…
Congratulations to David Wing for passing his Ph.D. Final defense examination last week.
Participating in the Putnam Mathematical Competition this past December were: Martin Hiserote, Avary Kolasinski, Aubrey (Robin) Leung, Marga…
Please be sure to update your office hours for Spring term on the department website. When updating, choose the term and year from the avail…
The AWM student chapter has received funding from the national AWM organization to host the Sonia Kovalevsky Mathematics Days at Oregon Stat…
Project Title: Stochastic Patch Models for the Spread of Infectious Diseases on HeterogeneousLandscapes: Modeling, Analysis and Simulation,…
Nicole Seaders passed her final examination for the PhD in Mathematics on March 15, 2011. Her dissertation is entitled "Splittings of Skelet…
The Corvallis Branch of the American Association of University Women is offering a $1000 scholarship to an OSU undergraduate woman, 25 years…
The dean will be doing a walk through of our faculty and graduate offices and storage space this Friday afternoon from 3:15 to 4:45. we will…
Sam Cook has accepted a tenure-track job offer at the University of Alaska in Anchorage. Sam received his PhD from OSU in 2009.
Valerie Hower, a candidate for a tenure track position in the department, will be visiting OSU on Monday and Tuesday. A schedule will be pos…
A candidate for a tenure track position in the department, David Glickenstein, will be visiting OSU on Thursday and Friday, February 10th an…
Mark your calendars! This year's lasagna dinner will be Saturday, February 19, from 5:30 - 10:00 p.m. at the Senior Center (2601 NW Tyler).…
Malgorzata Peszynska has been elected Chair of the SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences for the two-year period starting January 1, 2011.See h…
Congratulations to Nathan Gibson for receiving a research office award for Faculty Release time.
Make sure you update your office hours for Winter term on the Department Website. When updating, choose the term and year from the available…
Tevian Dray has been elected a Fellow of the APS (American Physical Society).See http://www.aps.org/programs/honors/fellowships/archive-all.…
Wednesdays at Noon, Kidder 356. Organizational Meeting January 5.This term's topic: Euclidean Quadratic Fields. All are welcome!
We currently have a 90 gallon confidential recycling bin in the room off the kitchen. If you would like to clear confidential paperwork from…
Connelly Barnes,a 2006 OSU Math major, is featured in:http://eqn.princeton.edu/2010/06/patchmatch.htmland Connelly's project is a top techno…
Message from COSINe: We are in the process of converting our hosted Drupal 5 websites to Drupal 6 in order to stay current with supported so…
With the onset of cooler weather come small creatures looking for a warmer place. In an effort to prevent problems, please remember to keep…
Thanks to everyone who helped out with ordering, setting up, serving, and cleaning up at the fall picnic on Saturday.
The Research Office is accepting applications for the Undergraduate Research, Innovation, Scholarship and Creativity (URISC) for Winter and/…
Due to some housekeeping issues that have arisen, we are asking that you notify the office right away if there is a cleaning issue in classr…
Tevian Dray and Corinne Manogue were guest instructors in the OMSI Math Circle on Sunday, 10/24/2010. Their presentation was entitled "Beyon…
Bella Bose (PI, CS at OSU) and Mary Flahive (co-PI) have recently been awarded a grant by the NSF in its Division of Computer and Communicat…
The will be a faculty meeting for tenure stream faculty on Tuesday, October 12th at 2 PM in Kidder 280.
Congratulations to William Felder, Patricia Medina, and Forrest Parker for passing the Ph.D. qualifying examination.
The fall picnic will be held on Saturday, November 6th this year from 1-5 in the afternoon. Details to be forthcoming. Mark you calendars no…
Malgorzata Peszynska (Mathematics) and Physics professors: Guenter Schneider and Janet Tate, are co-PIs on a collaborative project"SOLAR: En…
We will be posting news about departmental research in the newsletter. If you have information about a grant or other significant research n…
Please post your office hours on the internal part of the math department web page as soon as you know them.
The College of Science Awards Day is Wednesday, September 22.GILFILLAN AUDITORIUM Refreshments 3:00 pm Faculty & Staff Awards 3:30 pmCOR…
Tevian Dray, Corinne A. Manogue (Physics), and Emily van Zee (SMED) have been awarded $400,000 under NSF grant DUE–1023120 to continue their…
Faculty Meetings are again scheduled at 2:00 on Tuesdays this year. Please keep this time open as there will be more than the usual number o…
There will be an all department meeting (tenure stream faculty, instructors, visitors, postdocs, office staff, and graduate students) at 4 P…
Tevian Dray and Corinne Manogue are mentioned in an article in the September issue of Scientific American:http://www.scientificamerican.com/…
The Lonseth Lecture and Awards ceremony will be held Tuesday, May 11th at the Stewart Center. The awards ceremony starts at 3:30 and the lec…
Please remember grades are due by noon on Monday, June 14.
Friday, June 4, 3:30 - 5 PMPlease join us in the faculty room for a reception for the graduate students who finished in the past year. Time:…
There will be a reception on the afternoon of Friday, June 4th (the last day of class) to recognize our graduate students who have completed…
Thank you to all who attended the 2nd Annual SIAM Poster Session at the Lonseth Lecture. We had nine excellent posters and had a great time…
The second annual NUMS conference was held Saturday, April 24 at OSU. There were 45 participants representing Humboldt State University, Lew…
Please consider submitting your poster for the second annual SIAM Student Poster Session that will be held in conjunction with the annual Ma…
AWM and SIAM Student Clubs present an Actuarial Information Session this Monday, April 19, 4-5pm in Kidder 364. A panel will talk about thei…
We had only six students participating in the Putnam this year: Grant Bushnell, Ben Goska, Aubrey (Robin) Leung, Margaret-Rose (Rosie) Leung…
Faculty Release Time Spring 2009-2010 (Fall, Winter, or Spring 2010-11) for Malgorzata Peszynska "Development and Analysis of Hybrid Transpo…
This year's Lonseth lecture and awards ceremony will be in the afternoon of Tuesday, May 11th, at the Stewart Center. Please reserve the dat…
Dr. Nicholas Michalowski and Dr. Mark Walsh have accepted visiting assistant professor positions in our department for next year. Michalowsk…
Please update your Spring term Office Hours on the internal part of the department web site. This should be done by the end of the first wee…
The First Clay Mathematics Institute Millennium Prize has been awarded to Dr. Grigoriy Perelman. See http://www.claymath.org/poincare/ for d…
Brian Dietel has accepted a tenure-track assistant professor position at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho. All the best to you,…
Vrushali Bokil receives LL Stewart Faculty Development Award
Speaker: Manish Gupta, OSU Department of Chemistry This seminar will be presented live at OSU and as a cyberseminar to the CUAHSI (Consortiu…
Please join us in welcoming Kevin Campbell, who joins us from the Graduate School. Kevin has accepted a permanent position in the Math Offic…
Thanks to all who helped set up, prepare food and clean up at the lasagna party on Saturday. There were at least 65 people who turned up, a…
Our private tutor web page had been updated. If there are any graduate students who are not listed who want to be, please let John Lee know.…
Recognition of OSU book authors from 2009 will be part of the inaugural spring recognition event to be held during the week of May 3rd, 2010…
The Research Office is now accepting applications for the Faculty Release Time (FRT) for 2010-11 Release for Fall term 2010, Winter term 201…
A new "community" has been created on ScholarsArchive at Oregon State University for the Department of Mathematics which contains two "colle…
As of January 1, 2010, computers, monitors and TVs CANNOT be disposed of in the garbage or at disposal sites such as landfills, transfer sta…
The winter Lasagna party is scheduled for Saturday, February 20th at 5pm at the Chintimini Senior Center on 25th and Tyler. Graduate student…
As usual, if you have travel plans this term, please let the office know so that we have accurate information about how classes are being co…
Please update your office hours for Winter term on the internal part of the mathematics web site sometime this week.
Applications for the L.L. Stewart Faculty Development Award are due January 31. Note: since this date falls on a Sunday, applications will b…
Time/Date: Friday, 12/4 from 12-5pmPlace: StAg 402The Math Reading Room is complete! Please join us for a housewarming party to break in the…
Terence Tao will give the this year's lectures in the University of Oregon's Math Department on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday of this week at…
Please stop by the office to welcome our new student worker, Brittany Crutchfield!
Congratulations to Ken Kennedy who passed an Oral Examination for his Masters degree this afternoon of Friday October 23; this Examination c…
I am pleased to announce that we now have a MATLAB and Maple tutor stationed in the MLC computer lab, courtesy of the Honors College via the…
Congratulations to the following graduate students who passed the qualifying examination this fall: Kyle Bradford, Jeffrey Cruse, Zachary Ge…
The Research Office is now accepting applications for the Faculty Release Time (FRT) program for release for Spring term 2010. Applications…
The Research Office is now accepting proposals for the General Research Fund (GRF) Fall 2009 solicitation. Proposals are due in the Research…
Please limit the amount of copying you do on our copier. Any handouts, exams and other class material should be sent to Henderson's for copy…
Dean Sherm Bloomer will hold two forums open to all College of Science faculty and staff. The time will be used to discuss the budget as wel…
PEBB Open Enrollment for the Plan Year 2010 is mandatory for selecting a 2010 medical plan OR to continue to Opt-Out of the medical plans. I…
Thanks to everyone who helped make the annual fall picnic a success. A special thanks to those who brought food, set up and cleaned up.
A special session of the Faculty Senate will be held Sept. 29 – 3 to 5 p.m., in the OSU Theater (Withycombe Hall) to address the current bud…
Faculty and Graduate Students - Please make sure that you update your office hours for Fall term on the department web site.
Please see http://oregonstate.edu/events/universityday/2009/schedule.html for a complete listing of the day's activities including prizes an…
A few questions have come up about logging in to the new website. Please use the following procedures: 1. Go to www.math.oregonstate.edu 2.…
Due to the recent office breakin as well as other breakins across campus, you are encouraged to use extra caution to assure your office door…
The annual meeting of the Teachers of Teachers of Mathematics (TOTOM) of Oregon was held at OSU on September 11 and 12. This annual conferen…
Welcome back to another year. Please note the announcement about the upcoming department picnic. We will be asking for volunteers to help ou…
Bring yourself, your family or significant other and join us for our annual Fall picnic Saturday, October 3, from 1-5 p.m. at Avery Park's L…
Connie Caranto has joined the Mathematics Department office.
Congratulations to Carolyn Mc Caffrey on passing her final Masters defense examination!
Congrats to Jonathan Wong for the successful defense of his masters paper June 9.
Congratulations to Dean Wills on passing his final Ph.D. defense examination!
To Sam Cook, for the successful defense of his doctoral dissertation Friday, June 5!
Tevian Dray has been named the UHC Outstanding Professor for 2009.
Quarterly fire testing will take place in two weeks. Night testing will be done in the following buildings on June 17, 18 and 19: Gill Colis…
Viviane Klein passed her Oral Preliminary Examination on Tuesday, June 2nd. Congratulations, Vivi !
Congratulations to Erica Rode and Brian McKenzie who have received Oregon Lottery Scholarship Awards
Keith Devlin of Stanford University, also known as the Weekend Edition Math Guy on National Public Radio, has agreed to give the Lonseth lec…
The first annual SIAM Student Chapter poster session was held last week at the Lonseth lecture and the results are in. Winner for the best o…
"The Research Office, Incentive Programs is requesting Letters of Intent for the National Science Foundation – Math and Science Partnership…
"Reminder - The Lonseth Lecture and awards ceremony is Tuesday, May 19th starting at 3:00 in the Stewart Center. 3:00 - Awards Ceremony 3:45…
"Tuesday, June 2. Gilmore 234 1:00 p.m."
The first NUMS conference was held Saturday, May 9 at OSU. There were 33 attendees representing EOU, OSU, Pacific, Willamette and WOU, inclu…
"12:00, BAT 150. The SIAM Student Chapter will meet today to discuss planning for the upcoming poster session at the Lonseth Lecture. All ar…
"The Association for Women in Mathematics has approved the OSU student chapter. Current officers are Carrie Manore and Li Chen; chapter advi…
"The next few weeks have a number of important departmental events occurring. Please make note of the following (details provided below) and…
"The proposal entitled Undergraduate Mathematics Reading Room by Vrushali Bokil and Nathan Gibson (representing Math Club, PME and AWM) was…
"OSU Extended Campus is accepting proposals for grant funding in an effort to encourage research, development and scholarship of faculty and…
"The Research Office is now accepting applications for the Faculty Release Time (FRT) for 2009-10 Academic Year release (Winter term 2010 or…
"We had nine students participating in the Putnam this year: Steven Brinkley, Evan Coleman, Michael Donatz, Ben Goska, Aubrey (Robin) Leung,…
Our Math Club and Pi Mu Epsilon student chapters have begun a weekly problem solving competition for students. Problems will be posted Tuesd…
"Congratulations to the OSU team consisting of:Ryan T Frederick Jonathan E Wong Aubrey (Robin) Leungwhich was awarded Meritorious Winner i…
"The Department of Mathematics will be honoring all new Pi Mu Epsilon inductees with an Induction Ceremony:Friday, April 24 4-6 PM KIDD 36…
"Stochastic Processes with Applications by R.N. Bhattacharya and E.C. Waymire, first published by Wiley (1990), has been selected by SIAM to…
"The Baccalaureate Core Curriculum has been in existence at OSU since 1988, and it is time to review it to determine whether it meets the ne…
"Congratulations to Tom Dick for winning the 2009 Distinguished Teacher Award for the Mathematical Association of America's Pacific Northwes…
"To increase the security of ONID accounts, we will begin implementing password expiration on all ONID accounts this month. All ONID users w…
We have received notification from NSF that our REU program has been funded for four more years.
"If you have not already done so, please update your office hours on the internal part of the math department web pages."
Please check the colloquium page for dates and details of colloquia this term. We have 6 colloquia in addition to the Lonseth lecture on May…
Malgorzata Peszynska has been confirmed as Fulbright Scholar Fellowship recipient in Research Category, for academic year 2009-2010, to work…
"In an attempt to bcome more energy efficient in Kidder Hall, there are a few things we can all do to help. *Turn off lights, heaters, fans,…
"The Student Insurance Office and PacificSource are holding an informational meeting for all graduate research and teaching assistants from…
You can find information regarding the Federal Recovery Act on our website at: http://oregonstate.edu/research/recoveryact.html
"The Office of International Programs recommends that you communicate the following Travel Alert for Mexico to your students. The Travel Ale…
Congratulations to Shari Ultman on passing her final Ph.D. defense examination.
Students in all areas of mathematics are welcome. Remember membership is free.
The article "Circles in a One-Way Street Taxicab Model", which appeared in the Spring 2008 issue of the Pi Mu Epsilon Journal, won one of th…
The Research Office is now accepting applications for the Faculty Release Time (FRT) for Spring 2009 for the 2009-10 Academic Year release.…
Thanks to everyone who attended and made the Lasagna party Saturday evening a success. Special thanks to the graduate students who set up, c…
An OSU Ecosystems Informatics graduate student Jay Zarnetske (Water Resource Science) who is co-advised by Steve Wondzell (USFS), Roy Hagger…
The 13th of the month is more likely to be a Friday than any other day of the week!(Give up? Further information is available here.)
The annual Lasagna Dinner will be Saturday, February 21, 5:00 pm at the Chintimini Senior Center on 25th and Tyler. Please join us for fun,…
Pongdate Montagantirud and Noppadon Wichitsongkram have each received a Supplemental Laurels Scholarship for Winter 2009 from the Graduate S…
Our SIAM student chapter has been officially accepted by SIAM. With the help of our Faculty Advisor, Nathan Gibson, our chapter’s stated goa…
In the recent election of the SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences (SIAG/GS), the following officers have been elected to serve two-year terms…
Nathan Gibson and Yevgeniy Kovchegov received two of the three Research Office research released time awards for Spring 2009. Nathan receive…
An article about Tevian Dray's work with Corinne Manogue on using octonions to describe the fundamental particles of nature can be found her…
Mathematicians Land Top Spot in New Ranking of Best and Worst Occupations in the U.S. . See the article in the Wall Street Journal
Faculty and Graduate Students: Please enter your office hours for winter term on the internal part of the department web site by the end of…
There is an interesting article onn careers for mathematics majors at theSloan Career site . Please share with interested students.
Many will remember Mark Maxwell, who received his PhD in Mathematics from OSU in 1994. Mark has accepted a position in the Mathematics Depar…
The National Science Foundation awarded the project Time Domain Numerical Methods for Electromagnetic Wave Propagation Problems in Complex D…
There was a good turnout for the picnic on Saturday. The sun came out by the end of the afternoon. Thanks to all who helped with planning an…
The PNGS will take place here at OSU on October 25th and 26th. Please go to PNGS for further details.
The Mathematics Department is hosting a Fall Picnic at Avery Park’s Lions Shelter on Saturday, October 18th from 1:00-5:00pm. All Department…
This is a reminder that the department newsletter is available online athttp://www.math.oregonstate.edu/newsletter
The Fall picnic will be held on Saturday, October 18th from 1-4 in Avery Park. More details will be provided soon.
Please welcome the following new graduate students to the department:NamePrev. DegreeUniversityMax BruggerBachelorsOSUEric BucherBachelorsGo…
Chris Orum (Ph.D. 2004, O.S.U.) will be joining the department as an instructor for fall term.
Congratulations to Tom Dick who received the Elizabeth P. Ritchie Distinguished Professor Award at University day this year.
Tom Dick won the 2008 University Elizabeth P. Ritchie Distinguished Professor Award
As part of the 14th/15th Street Project, Campus Way between Waldo Place and 14th/15th Street will be temporarily closed. This portion of Cam…
to Maarika Teose (graduating Senior math major) for winning the University Honors College best Thesis poster award as well as the Culture of…
to Jeff Hazboun, for passing his MS defense (in physics).
to Karen Barrese, for winning this year's WIC Culture of Writing Award in Mathematics.
to Scott Henderson for successfully defending his Master's Thesis and passing his final exam.
to Henry Gillow-Wiles for passing his Masters Degree final exam.
This year's Lonseth lecture was given by Prof. John W. Lee. The Lecture was preceded by the Math Awards ceremony.
to Nicholas Husen and A. Jacob Landeros for passing their Masters Degree final exams, and to Jessica Strowbridge for passing her Ph.D. final…
Tuesday, May 20th, 2 PM, Kidder 364.
Please mark these upcoming events on your calendar: Lonseth Lecture On Tuesday, May 27th, at the LaSells Stewart Center John Lee talk on the…
There will be a meeting of graduate students with the chair on Wednesday, April 23rd, at noon in Kidder 364.
The UO Moursund lectures will be held May 7-9 at 4:00, location TBA (at UO). This year the speaker will be William Fulton from University of…
It's time for the annual joint colloquium between OSU and UO. This year Tom Schmidt will speak at UO on Tuesday April 15th at 4 pm. The talk…
We are happy to announce that Randi Porter has accepted the OS1 position here in the office. She will officially join our team Monday, April…
In addition to our regular colloquia, there will be two special colloquia Spring term - April 15 (Tuesday) Joint OSU/U of O Colloquium - Tom…
Congratulations and best wishes to Young Soo Seol on successfully completing all requirements for the Master of Science degree in mathematic…
The 2008 Yunker lecture will be on March 6 at 5pm in Weniger 151. Edward W. Kolb Arthur Holly Compton Distinguished Service Professor, Unive…
The following members of the department are currently on the faculty senate: Bill Bogley, Christine Escher, John Lee, Hal Parks, and Enrique…
There are updated faculty and graduate student pictures in the display case near Kidder 364. If your picture is not there, please see the of…
The annual Lasagna party is scheduled for Saturday, February 16th from 5 - 9 PM. There are sign up sheets for faculty and graduate students…
Faculty and Graduate Students - Please update and post your office hours for winter term on the department web page as soon as you have dete…
Due to concerns raised of possible risk to the security of classroom/student lists, there will no longer be a *local* computer login in enha…
The Winter Lasagna Party is scheduled for Saturday, February 16th. Save the date. Details provided later.
Congratulations to Mathematics students who were named to the Honor Roll in College of Science for Fall 2007: Aagesen, Kirsten Greta; Azorr,…
Mathematics website committee would like to encourage all to take advantage of the new News item/Announcement module which was put together…
Tom Dick received the Frederick H. Horne Award for Sustained Excellence in Teaching Science. The award was presented at College of Science D…
Congratulations to David Finch who has been promoted to Full Professor.
John W. Lee has been awarded the Mumford Faculty Service Award:The D. Curtis Mumford Faculty Service Award was created by the Faculty Senate…
Oregon Invitational Mathematics Tournament is hosted this year by our Department.
Mathematics Awards and Lonseth and Harris Lectures.
National Science Foundation awarded the project Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Multiscale Nonlinear Systems: Workshop at Oregon State…
OSU team was awarded Meritorious Winner in the COMAP Mathematical Contest in Modeling which places them in the top 14% internationally.The C…
OSU mathematics undergraduates take part and score highly in the Putnam ExamThe Putnam Exam is a 6 hour long math test for undergraduates he…
College of Science Awards Day: Edward C. Waymire receives the Milton Harris Award for Basic Research
Lonseth Lecture and Mathematics AwardsPictures from Mathematics Awards ceremony and from Lonseth lecture by Professor Peter Lax
Promotions of Mina Ossiander to Full Professor and of Malgosia Peszynska to Associate Professor
Research Equipment Reserve Funds awarded for High Performance Computing
Pictures from GTA Workshop Celebration
College of Science Awards Day: Tom P. Dick receives the Olaf Boedtker Award for Excellence in Academic Advising
Pictures from Fall 2005 Picnic
Department of Energy Office of Science Multiscale Mathematics program awarded the project Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Multiscale P…
Robert Higdon receives an NSF award Numerical Methods for Layered Ocean Models
Model adaptivity for porous media
Juha Pohjanpelto and Thomas A. Schmidt promoted to Full Professor.
Undergraduate and Graduate Awards Ceremony
Mathematics is at the core of our attempts to understand the cosmos at every level: Riemannian geometry and topology furnish models of the u…
The National Science Foundation has approved the OSU REU grant. Principal Investigators on the proposal are Dennis Garity and Paul Cull. Sen…
Principal Investigatior of the Month: Tom Dick.
Tevian Dray receives the Frederick Horne Award for Sustained Excellence in Teaching Science
Download: Tom P. Dick receives a National Science Foundation grant (pdf)…
Please update your office hours for Spring term as soon as possible.