Department News


Dean's Undergraduate Awards for Excellence Recipients 2014-2015

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Physical Sciences Dean's Undergraduate Award for Excellence recipients in Mathematics: Victor Balcer, Steven Gagniere, Jonathan Haapala, Chenzhi Li, Feifei Peng, Neeraj Vipin Sapra, Meredith Quicho, and Zhongzhong Xu.
(Nov 17, 2014)

So Cal Algebraic Geometry Seminar 2014 on Nov. 15

Southern California Algebraic Geometry Seminar (SoCalAGS) 2014 on November 15, 2014 in AP&M 6402.
(Oct 7, 2014)

Summer School in Mathematical Biology

Summer School in Mathematical Biology: Spatial Problems from Cells to Tissues to Flocks. Monday, 9/22/2014 - Friday, 9/26/2014 in AP&M 6402, UCSD. For more information visit or you may email Bo Li at:
(Sep 18, 2014)

New Graduate Student Orientation

New Mathematics Graduate Student Orientation begins the week of September 16: tours, trainings, announcements, and campus-wide events. Details available at orientation website.
(Sep 12, 2014)

Jiawang Nie - 2014 Young Researcher Prize

Congratulations to Jiawang Nie who was awarded the 2014 Young Researcher Prize by INFORMS Optimization Society (IOS).
(Sep 4, 2014)

Workshop on von Neumann algebras and ergodic theory

A workshop on von Neumann algebras and ergodic theory will be held at UCLA, MS 6627, in the period September 22nd-26th, 2014. For more information, see the workshop's website at
(Aug 8, 2014)

Brainstorm Workshop on Biological Molecules

Brainstorm Workshop on Biological Molecules, Cells, and Beyond, August 4 and 5, 2014, AP&M 6402, UCSD. Click here for more information. Please email Bo Li ( if you have any questions.
(Jul 22, 2014)

Dimitris Politis - John von Neumann Visiting Professorship

Congratulations to Dimitris Politis who was awarded a John von Neumann Visiting Professorship.
(Jul 11, 2014)

Jelena Bradic - Hellman Fellow

Congratulations to Jelena Bradic, a 2014-2015 Hellman Fellow.
(May 28, 2014)

Southern California Optimization Day 2014

The 2014 Southern California Optimization Day will be held in the Department of Mathematics, May 23rd 2014. For more information, see
(May 8, 2014)

Kedlaya Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

Congratulations to Professor Kiran Kedlaya for winning a 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship. See UCSD News Release.
(Apr 23, 2014)

UCSD Mathematics Graduate Open House

On Thursday April 3rd and Friday April 4th, the UCSD Department of Mathematics will host its annual Open House for prospective graduate students who have been admitted for Fall 2015. The schedule of events is packed with two days of activities for prospective mathematics Ph.D. students. Program information is now available. Attendance restricted to invited students.
(Mar 31, 2014)

Memorial Conference for Salah Baouendi

A Memorial Conference will be held March 24-27, 2014 in Tunis, Tunisia to honor the memory of Salah Baouendi.
(Jan 14, 2014)