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Three undergraduate students awarded ASSURE Fellowships

August 24, 2021

Three of our undergraduate students were awarded 2021 ASSURE Fellowhips: Valerie Fong (mentor Assistant Professor Owen Lewis), Franklyn Pezzuti (mentor Professor Monika Nitsche), and Matias Shedden (mentor Associate Professor Stephen Lau). Here is a... read more

In-service Week Schedule, Fall 2021

August 8, 2021

Schedule for Fall 2021 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.   Here is the zoom invitation for Thursday 8/19/... read more

Loring and Schroder receive NSF awards

July 27, 2021

Join me congratulating Distinguished Professor Terry Loring and Assistant Professor Jacob Schroder who have recently received NSF support for their proposals: Loring's "Numerical Methods in Noncommutative Matrix Analysis" is supported by the... read more

Math and Sports at the local and global scale

July 27, 2021

Precious Andrew is a UNM graduate (2008 MS in Mathematics with a Thesis on "The mathematics of the epicycloid : a historical journey with a modern perspective" under the direction of the late Professor Alex Stone) and an adjunct instructor in our... read more

Alex Buium promoted to Distinguished Professor

July 9, 2021

Professor Alex Buium 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

Our own Jim Ellison, Klaus Heineman, and Oleksii Beznosov featured in the UNM news

June 17, 2021

Today in the UNM News under the heading "UNM researchers study polarization and spin dynamics in electron storage rings" is an article featuring tremendous work by our own Emeritus Professor Jim Ellison, Research Assistant Professor Klaus Heinemann... read more

Student organized and lead "Directed Reading Program" (DRP)

June 10, 2021

Graduate and undergraduate students have teamed up to offer the "Directed Reading program" (DRP).  This is the brainchild of first-year graduate student Austin Bell who benefited from such a program in his undergraduate institution, he has found... read more

Alumni Sara Pollock receives CAREER Award

June 9, 2021

Sara Pollock graduated in 2007 with a BS in Applied Mathematics from UNM  and a minor in Physics. She worked with former UNM Mathematics and Statistics Department  Professor Vageli Coutsias.  She went on to receive a MS from the University of... read more

2021 Graduate Studies Summer Dissertation Writing Awards

May 7, 2021

Three of our advanced graduate students: Abdel Mohamed, Chamsol Park, and Zachary Stevens have been selected to receive 2021 Graduate Studies Summer Dissertation Writing Award (part of a pilot project OGS is running this summer). Congratulations!  ... read more

Fletcher Christensen received UNM teaching award

May 3, 2021

Please join me in congratulating Fletcher Christensen, Assistant Professor in Statistics, who has received a university wide 2020-21 New Teacher of the Year Award!!! Well done Fletcher, you make us proud! The virtual award ceremony will be held on ... read more

2020-21 UNM-PNM Math Contest in UNMnews

April 22, 2021

The UNM-PNM Math Contest's  Award Ceremony was held online on Saturday April 17, 2021. Co-directors Zeb Chaudhry and Gleb Zhelezov reimagined the contests in covid times and run both rounds remotely and successfully. It was heart-warming to meet the... read more

AMS Fall Western Sectional Meeting - October 23-24, 2021

April 7, 2021

The AMS Fall Western Sectional Meeting will take place on October 23-24, 2021, it was originally planned to be held at UNM, but it will be a virtual meeting. The in-person meeting was moved to Fall 2023.  Despite our fears our department and... read more

2008 UNM PhD graduates Jessica Deshler and Ralph Gomez featured in Lathisms 2020 Calendar

April 3, 2021

Two UNM  PhD 2008 graduates, Jessica Deshler and Ralph Gomez, were featured in the 2020 Lathisms Calendar. Dr, Jessica Deshler received her PhD in mathematics under the supervision of  Kristin Umland in 2008. Jessica is now Professor of Mathematics... read more

Former faculty Vakhtang Putkaradze featured in SIAM News

April 3, 2021

Former Applied Mathematics faculty member Vakhtang Putkaradze was featured in the SIAM News on a joint article "Control and Integrability in Figure Skating" Dr. Putkaradze came to UNM in 1999 as an Asistant Professor, received tenure and was... read more

Roger Entringer passed away

January 9, 2021

UNM Alumni and Emeritus Professor Roger Entringer passed away last year. His former PhD student Joseph Barr shared the sad news. Dr Entringer earned his Ph.D. at the University of New Mexico in 1963 with Dissertation: Some Properties of Certain Sets... read more