Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Seminars and Events

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Analysis Seminar

WWH 1302, 11:00AM
The cost of crushing: curvature-driven wrinkling of thin elastic shells
Ian Tobasco, Univ of Michigan

(RTG) in Modeling & Simulation Group Meeting

WWH TBA, 12:30PM
Rare Event Sampling of Extreme Weather
Rob Webber, partner: Leif Ristroph,

Math and Data Seminar

60FifthAve Auditorium Hall 150, 2:00PM
Big data, inequality, and democracy: what can mathematics offer?
Cathy O’Neil,

joint CUNY-NYU Symbolic-Numeric Computing Seminar

Off-Campus CUNY Graduate Center, room 9116, 3:30PM
A Combinatorial/Algebraic Topological Approach to Nonlinear Dynamics
Konstantin Mischaikow, Rutgers University

Friday, October 19, 2018

Numerical Analysis And Scientific Computing Seminar

WWH 1302, 10:00AM
Moment limiters for the discontinuous Galerkin method on unstructured meshes
Andrew Giuliani, Courant

Probability Seminar

WWH 512, 11:00AM
Sharp transition of invertibility of sparse random matrices
Anirban Basak, ICTS-TIFR

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News & Announcements

Percy Deift awarded the 2018 Henri Poincare Prize

Percy Deift has been honored for his "seminal contributions to Schroedinger operators, inverse scattering theory, nonlinear waves, asymptotic analysis of Fredholm and Toeplitz determinants, universality in random matrix theory, and his deep analysis of integrable models." Congratulations, Percy!

For further information, please see the official Henri Poincaré Prize page.

Oded Regev receives Gödel Prize

Oded Regev has been awarded the 2018 Gödel Prize for his 2005 paper, "On lattices, learning with errors, random linear codes, and cryptography."

Paul Bourgade, Poincaré Chair laureate

Paul Bourgade has been selected as one of two laureates of the Poincaré Chair for the academic year 2018/2019. Congratulations, Paul!

2018 Sloan Fellows

Congratulations to our 2018 Sloan Fellows: Miranda Holmes-Cerfon, Afonso Bandeira, and Joan Bruna!

For further information, see the Sloan Foundation website.

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Special Events

  • Faculty Forum

    Nov 09, 2018, 1:00PM, WWH 109
  • Northeast Probability Seminar 2018

    November 15-16, 2018, Kimmel Center & Warren Weaver Hall
  • Holiday Lecture and Party

    Speaker: Alexander Jones, Leon Levy Director, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYU
    Title: TBA
    Dec 14, 2018, 2:00PM, WWH 109
    A reception will follow in the 13th floor lounge.
  • Administrative Professionals Day

    Apr 26, 2019, 3:30PM, WWH Lounge
  • Prizes and Fellowships Ceremony

    May 03, 2019, 3:30PM, WWH 109
    A reception will follow in the lounge.
  • Longer Service Awards

    May 10, 2019, 3:00PM, WWH Lounge

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