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Ana Parra Lombard receives Outstanding Staff Award

July 19, 2022

Please join me in congratulating Ana Parra Lombard who has been awarded the Provost Committee for Staff (PCS) Outstanding Staff Award. The Committee's Chair also sent this message: We had a large pool of nominees, so you should be proud that you... read more

Schroder, F. Christensen, Champine have been promoted and Korotkevich, Skripka, Zinchenko, Chaudhry, Greenberg were promoted last year

July 15, 2022

Please join us congratulating the newly promoted faculty Jacob Schroder, who received tenure and promotion to Associate professor. Fletcher Christensen, who received a second probationary period as Assistant Professor. Karen Champine, who was... read more

UNM Alumnus Dmitry Panchenko Invited Speaker at 2022 ICM where Field medals were awarded today

July 5, 2022

UNM Alumnus Dmitry Panchenko and Full Professor at University of Toronto in Canada will deliver a prestigious Invited Lecture as a Sectional Speaker at the 2022 International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM 2022)  held virtually this week July 5-14... read more

Math Camp at UNM

June 29, 2022

If you have been around the department this week (June 27 - July 1, 2022) you would have seen lots of youngsters and adults (all properly masked) and math models on SMLC atrium area and in our  classrooms and seminar rooms.  It is heartwarming! ... read more

Janet Vassilev is a 2022 Women in STEM Award recipient

June 24, 2022

Associate Professor Janet Vassilev is one of twelve   2022 Women in STEM Award recipients. The Women in STEM awards are hosted by Advance at UNM in collaboration with the UNM Office of Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for... read more

Ron Christensen newly minted Distinguished Professor

June 23, 2022

Professor Ron Christensen has been promoted to the rank of Distinguished Professor. The letter from the Provost said: You are one of several new Distinguished Professors, selected from an incredibly strong pool of nominations, and you join current... read more

Alexandr Wang former UNM-PNM Math Contest Winner and CEO of Scale AI at 25 years old

June 9, 2022

What a surprise reading the Spanish newspaper El Pais this morning (06/09/2022) to find an article about Alexandr Wang a former UNM-PNM Math Contest winner for seven years in a row. In case your Spanish is good enough: read more

Mathematics and Statistics 2022 Graduation

May 13, 2022

On Friday  May 13, 2022 we will have the Mathematics and Statistics 2022 virtual graduation ceremony.  Come to celebrate our wonderful BS, MS and PhD students who are closing one chapter and moving on with their lives and analytical skills to do... read more

Prof. Guoyi Zhang receives ASA/NCHS fellowship

May 2, 2022

Join me in congratulating  Associate Professor, Guoyi Zhang for receiving an American Statistical Association/National Center for Health Statistics (ASA/NCHS) 12-month fellowship. The ASA & NCHS Research Fellowship Program bridges the gap... read more

Rooms and Schedule for Common Final Exams on Monday May 9th, 2022

May 1, 2022

The rooms and times assigned for the Common Final Exams  on Monday December 13, 2021 for the courses: Math 1220, Math 1240, Math 1250, Math 1430, Math 1512, Math 1522, Math 2531, Math 314 and Math 316 are posted here .

Graduate student Austin Bell and Part-Time Instructor Marina Popova win teaching awards

April 25, 2022

Please join me in congratulating Austin Bell who just won a 2021-22 Susan Deese-Roberts Teaching Assistant of the Year Award and  Marina Popova who just won a 2021-22 Online Teacher of the Year Award. Austin has distinguished himself teaching and... read more

Undergraduate Valerie Fong and Alumni Kaitlin O'Dell get NSF GRFP awards

April 14, 2022

The recipients of this year's NSF Graduate Research Fellowships Program (GRFP) are out: Nine UNM current or former undergraduate students were selected. Among them two of our  ... read more

ASSURE recipients presenting posters at 2nd Annual Team Research Symposium

April 6, 2022

The following students from our department are presenting at the 2nd Annual Team Research Symposium which will be held as a hybrid event from April 19th – 21st.  Check the link as there are a number of interesting talks, panels and activities that... read more

Alumni Jack Dongarra receives 2021 Turing Award

March 31, 2022

The prestigious 2021 Turing Award went to Jack Dongarra, a UNM Ph.D. His Ph.D. is 1980 in Applied Mathematics under the supervision of Cleve Moler (the creator of Matlab and a former Professor in our Department that went to be the first chair of CS... read more

New DA Amy Hathaway, joins the Department

March 28, 2022

Our new DA, Amy Hathaway, is joining the department today.  Amy has been at UNM for many years, she was an Accountant in the Anthropology Department, then the equivalent of a DA in the Maxwell Museum (Unit Administrator), eight years ago she moved... read more