Rice University Math News
Professor Anthony Varilly-Alvarado awarded NSF CAREER Grant
Recognizing his accomplishments and future plans both as a researcher and a teacher, Dr. Varilly-Alvarado has been awarded a prestigious NSF CAREER grant. In addition to continuing his research in Arighmetic Geometry, the grant will fund a mathematics summer outreach program for middle school students. This is the third year in a row that one of our faculty has received one of these distinguished grants. More from the Rice News …
Summer 2014 Course Schedule
A list of the classes that we will be offering this summer can be found here.
Professor Alexander Kiselev will join our Department next July
Alexander Kiselev of the University of Wisconsin will join the MATH department as a Professor in July 2014. Kiselev is a distinguished analyst who has made major contributions to spectral theory, fluid dynamics, and reaction-diffusion equations. He has held the Guggenheim Fellowship and the Sloan Research Fellowship, and been an invited speaker at the International Congress of Mathematical Physics. He is also a dedicated teacher, having advised numerous undergraduate research students, doctoral students, and postdoctoral fellows.
New Fellows of the American Mathematical Society
Recognized by their peers as distinguished for their contributions to the mathematics profession, Professors Tim Cochran and Brendan Hassett have been elected to the 2014 class of Fellows. They join 7 colleagues from the Department who were elected last year. More from the Rice News ….