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New York University's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences is a leading center for research and education in mathematics and computer science. For seventy-five years, we have contributed to U.S. and international science and engineering by promoting an integrated view of mathematics and computation.   [Read More]

News & Announcements

Subhash Khot Wins The Nevanlinna Prize! Warm Congratulations to Subhash!!

Please see the news release for further information. Also read "What It Takes to Win the World's Highest… [more]

Andrew Majda, Morse Professor of Arts & Sciences at NYU Courant is the recipient of the 2015 ICIAM Lagrange Prize! Warm congratulations to Andy!!

The International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM) awards the Lagrange Prize to Andy in recognition of his ground-breaking,… [more]

Welcome to the fall 2014 Courant Scholars!

Melissa Amber Schiff     Andrew K Lee
Katharina Plajer              Regina Zbarskaya


2014 Silver Professors

David McLaughlin and Patrick Cousot are the 2014 Silver Professors! Warm congratulations to Dave and to Patrick!!

For more information… [more]


David Sontag and Thomas Wies have each received an NSF CAREER award for their projects "Exact Algorithms for Learning Latent… [more]

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Seminars and Events

Friday, October 24, 2014

Undergraduate Mathematics Research Presentations
10:00AM, WWH 109
Title: Various presenters
Come join the students of the Mathematics Department at an event presenting their research projects that have been completed over the summer. This is a great opportunity to see the creativity and diligence of NYU's undergraduate Math department. You may come and go as you like throughout the day, a schedule is posted on flyers.
Probability Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 512
Title: Random tilings and Hurwitz numbers
Jonathan Novak, MIT
Geometric Analysis and Topology Seminar
1:00PM, WWH 517
Title: Satellite operators and piecewise-linear concordance
Adam Levine, Princeton
Graduate Student And Postdoc Seminar
1:00PM, WWH 1302
Title: Fast algorithms for Gaussian processes
Michael O'Neil,
Applied Mathematics Seminar
2:30PM, WWH 1302
David Ruelle, IHES

Monday, October 27, 2014

Mathematics Colloquium
3:45PM, WWH 1302
Title: The mysterious role of stability in solids with defects
Gilles Francfort, Universite Paris 13 and Institut Universitaire de France

**Colloquium Tea at 3:15 - 3:45 P.M.
in the Lounge (13th floor).

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