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Martin Hairer, who won the Fields Medal in 2014, visited Illinois Tech’s Department of Applied Mathematics on October 27 to meet with faculty and students and deliver a lecture, “Ergodic theory of singular stochastic PDEs.” The Fields Medal is regarded as the highest honor a mathematician can...
Sonja Petrovic, assistant professor of applied mathematics, is a co-organizer of the 2016 Mathematics Research Community in algebraic statistics. Algebraic statistics is a field at the intersection of algebraic geometry and statistics that has grown tremendously in the recent years. The MRC program...
Fred J. Hickernell, chair and professor of applied mathematics at Illinois Tech, was invited to give a tutorial on Error Analysis for Quasi-Monte Carlo Methodson August 14, 2016, at the 12th International Conference on Monte Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods in Scientific Computing...
More than 140 mathematicians from all over the world participated in EXCILL III: Extremal Combinatorics at Illinois, a conference on the latest in extremal combinatorics held on Illinois Tech’s Mies (Main) Campus from August 8-10. A highlight of the conference was the presentation by Peter Keevash...
Tianci Zhu (AMAT 4th year), Meng Wang (BIOL 3rd year), and Xintong Li (AMAT 3rd year) were named “Meritorious Winners” in the 2016 Mathematical Modeling Contest. MCM is a top international mathematical modeling contest. It is organized and supported by the leading U.S. mathematical societies,...
Shlomo Argamon, professor of computer science and founding director of the Master in Data Science program, will speak on “Types of Data Science Education” at the inaugural Data Science Conference, Thursday, November 12-Friday, November 13, at the Gleacher Center downtown. The new...
The book Kernel-Based Approximation Methods Using MATLAB, co-written by Greg Fasshauer, associate chair and professor of applied mathematics at IIT, and Mike McCourt (AMAT ’07), will be published this month by World Scientific. The book is based on a research project that the two began work on...
Jinqiao Duan, professor of applied mathematics at Illinois Institute of Technology, co-authored an article, “Restoration of Rhythmicity in Diffusively Coupled Dynamical Networks,” which was recently published in Nature Communications. Collaborators on the article are a team of international...
Fred J. Hickernell, chair and professor of applied mathematics, presented an invited talk, “Guaranteed Fixed-Width Confidence Intervals for Monte Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Simulation”, at the 47th Journées de Statistique Conference June 1–5 in Lille, France.  Since 1970, the Société...
June 10, 2015 CHICAGO - Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) has introduced a new Master of Science in Computational Decision Science and Operations Research (CDSOR) to meet the growing demand for computationally sophisticated operations research professionals and academics. Operations research...

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