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2022-2023 UNM-PNM Math Contest

May 9, 2023

The award ceremony for the 2022-23 UNM-PNM Statewide Math Contest was held on Saturday April 29th at the SUB. The Department has organized the math contest since 1966 with a couple interruptions. PNM has been a partner since 1997 providing crucial... read more

Daniel Kowalczyk to receive 2022-2023 Susan Deese-Roberts Outstanding Teaching Assistant award

April 6, 2023

Statistics Graduate student and TA Daniel Kowalczyk has been selected to receive the 2022-2023 Susan Deese-Roberts Outstanding Teaching Assistant award. An in-person award ceremony is scheduled for Friday, May 5th from 3-5PM at Hodgin Hall, UNM... read more

David Vargas receives Student Paper Award for the second time!

March 22, 2023

Graduate student David Vargas just won the 2023 Copper Mountain Conference Student Paper Competition. David is a student of Jacob Schroder, and this is the second time David wins this award (2022), a rare feat. Congratulations David, you make us... read more

In-service Week Schedule, Spring 2023

January 8, 2023

Schedule for Spring 2023 In-Service See pdf schedule. Most meetings will be conducted online via Zoom, others via MS Teams or in person.  Links to Zoom meetings will be emailed prior to the sessions.    

Jack Dongarra, recipient of the 2021 Turing Award, visits UNM on 10/10/2022

September 25, 2022

The University of New Mexico is planning a celebration Monday, Oct. 10 in honor of alumnus Jack Dongarra, the recipient of the 2021 The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) A.M. Turing Award - often referred to as the “Nobel Prize of computing... read more

Schroder, Zhang, Wearing receive awards

September 6, 2022

Kudos to three of our faculty, Jacob Schroder, Helen Wearing and Guoyi Zhang who received awards as Lead PIs or coPIs from different agencies: LLNL, CDCP and NSF. Kudos to all of you who keep applying for internal and external support!   Lead PI:... read more

Deborah Sulsky awarded large DOE grant

September 3, 2022

 Emeritus Professor Deborah Sulsky (CCed) has been awarded one of seven large grants as  part of a $70 Million to Improve Supercomputer Model of Earth's Climate System recently announced by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) https://climatemodeling... read more

Alumni Ralph Gomez featured in the Notices of the AMS

August 17, 2022

Alumni Ralph Gomez  is featured in the September 2022 issue of the Notices of the American Mathematical Society DOI: https://... read more

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