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Jumpstart your degree by taking Math classes next summer! Classes to be offered include calculus, differential equations, and linear algebra. For more information click here.


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Special Events

Thin groups in Number Theory, Geometry and Topology, May 14-18, 2018. Conference information can be found here.

Rice University Math Circle will not be offered for the Spring 2018 semester. Please check the website for updates about the program.

Department News


Anthony Várilly- Alvardo has receieved the George R. Brown Award for Superior Teaching for the second time. The award honors top Rice professors as determined by the votes of alumni who graduated within the past two, three and five years. Dr. Várilly-Alvarado receieved the same award in 2016.

Stephen Wolff wins the Graduate Teaching Award for Independent Instruction; this prize, selected by a comittee of Rice faculty and graduate students, honors graduate students for outstanding work teaching their own undergraduate courses.

Kiselev and Reid to give invited addresses at ICM 2018

Alexander Kiselev, Edgar Odell Lovett Professor of Mathematics, and Alan Reid, the incoming Edgar Odell Lovett Professor of Mathematicss, have been invited to give 45 minute invited addresses at the International Congress of Mathematicians, which will take place in August 2018 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Kiselev will speak in the Partial Differential Equations section and Reid will speak in the Topology section. Invitations to speak at an ICM are among the highest honors in mathematics. Congratulations to both!