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Welcome to the 2014 spring term at IIT and the Department of Applied Mathematics! There are several exciting things happening in the department, and you are invited to join in. We are hiring faculty for fall 2014. We began reviewing applications in early December 2013. We have an ongoing colloquium series, many active research groups that students and faculty from across campus participate in, and active student organizations.

Department Overview

The Department of Applied Mathematics at IIT offers B.S., M.S., M.A.S. and Ph.D. degrees. For students at all levels, we offer personal attention, small class size, and easy access to all the benefits of living in a world-class city.
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First Year Experience


Zasadzinski and Leslie Win 2014 CAURS Awards
John Zasadzinski, professor of physics and the Paul and Suzi Schutt Endowed Chair in Science, and Barrett Leslie (AMAT 5th year)... read more
Bielecki Co-Authors Counterparty Risk and Funding: A Tale of Two Puzzles
The credit crisis and ongoing European sovereign debt crisis have shown the importance of the proper assessment and management of... read more
Undergraduate Eda Gjergo Wins Honorable Mention in Astronomy Poster Competition
Eda Gjergo (AMAT and PHYS 5th year) scored in the top five percent and received an honorable mention diploma for her poster at... read more
F.R. "Buck" McMorris Summer Research Stipend
The Department of Applied Mathematics has established the F. R. “Buck” McMorris Summer Research Stipend to support... read more
Applied Mathematics Professors Receive WISER Award
Lulu Kang and Dietmar Rempfer (joint appointment with MMAE) won a WISER (Wagner Institute for Sustainable Energy Research)... read more


Jose Rodriguez - University of California, Berkeley
Apr. 16, 3:30pm
Applied Mathematics - Seminar - E1 121
Apr. 16
Laura McLay - University of Wisconsin at Madison
Apr. 21, 4:40pm
Applied Mathematics - Colloquia - LS 152
Apr. 21
Emma Turian
Apr. 22, 3:15pm to 4:30pm
Applied Mathematics - Seminar - E1 122
Apr. 22
Dr. Larry Birnbaum - Northwestern University
Apr. 23, 11:25am to 12:40pm
Applied Mathematics - Seminar - SB 107
Apr. 23
Dane Wilburne - IIT Applied Math
Apr. 23, 3:30pm
Applied Mathematics - Seminar - E1 121
Apr. 23