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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 groundbreaking,… [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]
NSF CAREER Awards
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
Thursday, October 02, 2014
Friday, October 03, 2014
Friday, October 3rd from 10:00 to 4:00pm
CIWW 1302
10:1510:30 Tom Trogdon
Universality in numerical computations with random data
10:3010:45 Zhipeng Liu
Discrete Toeplitz determinants and their applications
10:4511:00 Rodrigo Trevino
Flatland: a straight dance of many dimensions
BREAK
11:1511:30 Miles Wheeler
Largeamplitude solitary water waves with vorticity
11:3011:45 Lisa Larsson
Optimal Arrangements of Shapes
11:4512:00 Mark Wilkinson
Liquid Crystals, Order Parameters and Nonspherical Particle Systems
LUNCH BREAK
1:151:30 David Belius
Random walks and Cover Times
1:301:45 Wei Wu
Random walks, trees, and Gaussian fields
1:452:00 David Kelley
Fastslow systems with chaotic noise
2:002:15 Laurent Mertz
Cycles of a stochastic variational inequality modeling
a simple elastoplastic structure
BREAK
2:302:45 Jane Zhao
CryoEM single particle reconstruction and datadriven methods
for dynamical systems
2:453:00 LiseMarie ImbertGerard
Waves in plasmas: theory and numerics
3:003:15 Lee Ricketson
Accelerated Monte Carlo methods for the kinetic equations of
plasma dynamics
3:153:30 Jun Lai
The fast solver for wave scattering in two dimension
Special Events

Holiday Lecture and Party
Dec 12, 2014, 3:00PM, Warren Weaver Hall Room 109 
Courant Lectures Part 1
Apr 23, 2015, 3:00PM, Warren Weaver Hall Room 109 
Courant Lectures Part 2
Apr 24, 2015, 10:00AM, Warren Weaver Hall Room 102 
Student Prizes Ceremony
Apr 24, 2015, 2:30PM, Warren Weaver Hall Room 109 
Courant Faculty Meeting & Reception
Oct 17, 2014, 2:00PM 
Louis Nirenberg's 90th Birthday Celebration
Oct 17, 2014, 3:00PM, Warren Weaver Hall 13th Floor LoungePlease RSVP by the 3rd of October to RSVP@courant.nyu.edu