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Feb 22, 2018

$4.5 million bequested to the College of Sciences Foundation to benefit students and faculty in applied mathematics

An anonymous couple has made a $4.5 million bequest to the College of Sciences Foundation to benefit students and faculty in applied mathematics. The gift commitment is one of the largest ever received by COS, and will endow a $2.5 million distinguished faculty chair, a $1.5 million undergraduate scholarship fund and a $500,000 graduate fellowship, all in the Department of Mathematics. 

Feb 15, 2018

2018 Sloan Research Fellow

Dr. Tye Lidman, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, has been selected as a 2018 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Mathematics. The 126  selected early-career scholars represent the most promising scientific researchers working today.

Feb 1, 2018

Ilse Ipsen appointed Editor in Chief of the new SIAM Book Series

Professor Ilse Ipsen has been appointed Editor in Chief of the new SIAM Book Series on Data Science, an area whose mathematical foundations rely on computational and inferential thinking.

Feb 1, 2018

Three Mathematics employees were honored for their years of service with NC State

Three Mathematics employees were honored for their years of service with NC State.

Jan 25, 2018

Triangle Math Teachers’ Circle Workshop

Triangle Math Teachers' Circle Workshop (sponsored by American Institute of Mathematics) will be held at NCSU, Math Department, on Saturday February 10. 

Dec 15, 2017

2017 Fall Mathematics Graduation

The Department of Mathematics at NC State held its graduation event on Thursday December 14, 2017. Pictures, of the event are located here.

Nov 27, 2017

VT Regional Math Competition and Putnam Math Competition

The 2017 Virginia Tech Regional Mathematics Contest recently took place in October. More than 200 colleges and universities are invited to participate each year.

Nov 8, 2017

Ernie Burniston (1937-2017)

Dr. Ernie Burniston passed away on November 5, 2017.  A gathering of remembrance is planned at 4:00pm on Friday, November 10 at the N.C. State University Club, 4200 Hillsborough St., Raleigh, NC 27606. Ernie earned a B.Sc. in Mathematics from the University of London in 1960 and […]

Nov 2, 2017

Amassa C. Fauntleroy III (1945-2017)

Professor  Fauntleroy passed away unexpectedly on October 19, 2017. The memorial service for Professor Fauntleroy will be held on Saturday, November 11, at 2 pm at the Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Durham. 

Oct 26, 2017

Thank a Teacher Recipients – Spring 2017

The Office of Faculty Development administers the Thank a Teacher Program as a way to honor NC State faculty who have made a difference in students’ lives. Elizabeth Dempster, Mallory McMahon, and Tien Khai Nguyen from the Mathematics Department were recognized by […]