Seminars & Announcements

Wednesday Mar 4 2015

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12:00 p 8.136 Geometry & String Theory
Andy Neitzke: Abelianization for Chern-Simons theory
3:00 p 9.166 Candidacy talk
T.R. Geng: Portfolio turnpikes: the backward and forward formulations
5:00 p 11.176 Math Club Talk
Tim Carson: MC Flow: rapper or partial differential equation?

Upcoming Conferences

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Groups and Dynamics Workshop
March 26-29, 2015, UT Austin

Simons Conference on Networks and Stochastic Geometry
May 18-22, 2015, Blanton Museum of Art, UT Austin

Calculus of Variations and Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations
May 18-29, 2015, UT Austin

Workshop on Mapping Class Groups and Out(FN)
May 25-30, 2015, UT Austin



Latest News

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UT Math on the Web

Feb 5 , 2015

The Math Dept is making news on campus this week. Firstly, the continuing succesful recruitment of female graduate students has gained wide recognition. See "Graduate Student Sisters" and "Female enrollment in UT math graduate program is on the rise". Secondly, Luis Caffarelli explains the role of understanding Navier-Stokes Equations in modern science in this Interview with Luis Caffarelli.

Ren Kui

Kui Ren was awarded the MediaV Young Researcher Award

Jan 12 , 2015

Kui Ren was awarded the MediaV Young Researcher Award at the International Conference on Inverse Problems and Related Topics, 2014 in Tapei.

This prize is awarded to scientists who are 40 years old or less and who have made important contributions to the field of inverse problems. Read More ... and more

Luis Caffarelli

Caffarelli was awarded the Career Research Excellence Award

October 16 , 2014

Luis Caffarelli was awarded the Career Research Excellence award given by the University Co-op. This award is given to a faculty member or staff researcher who has maintained a superior research program across many years.

Dan Freed

Dan Freed receives The London Math. Soc. Senior Berwick Prize

July 11 , 2014

Dan Freed, together with his collaborators Mike Hopkins and Constantin Teleman have been awarded the London Mathematical Society Senior Berwick Prize. This is in recognition of their paper: Loop groups and twisted K-theory, Journal of Topology, 4 (2011). The announcment can be viewed here.

In addition, the Simon's Foundation announced that Dan will receive one of the 2014 Simons Fellowships. The complete list is available here.

Jane Arledge

Jane Arledge to receive Regent's Outstanding Teaching Award

June 18 , 2014

Jane Arledge has been selected to receive a 2014 Regent's Outstanding Teaching Award. Only a few faculty members from across the UT System are given this prestgious award.