## 2013

### Dean's Undergraduate Excellence Awards 2013

Congratulations to the following students, who have received a Dean's Undergraduate Excellence Award: Alexander Huang, Fengpei Li, Gulnara Fayzulina, Mengyi Gao, Samuel Tracy, Wenjing Yin.(Dec 16, 2013)

### 2014 Fellows of the AMS

Congratulations to Patrick Fitzsimmons and Murray Rosenblatt, both of whom have been selected to the 2014 Class of the Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS).

(Nov 1, 2013)

### WAGS 2013 - Nov. 9-10, 2013

UCSD is hosting the Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium (WAGS) from November 9-10, 2013.

(Oct 4, 2013)

### Conference on Stark's Conjectures and Related Topics

The "Conference on Stark's Conjectures and Related Topics" will be held here at UCSD fromSeptember 20th through September 22, 2013. For more information, visit the conference website.(Jul 31, 2013)

### CAARMS 19 - July 24-27, 2013

CAARMS (Conference for African-American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences) 19 will be held at UCSD from July 24-27, 2013. The program will include invited speakers, tutorials, and a graduate student poster session. The conference spotlights the accomplishments of mathematicians from underrepresented minority backgrounds, and is open to all. Conference Website. (Jul 8, 2013)

### Lily Xu - 2013 ASA Fellow

The American Statistical Association (ASA) announced that Professor Lily Xu is being honored as a 2013 ASA Fellow. Honorees are recognized for their outstanding professional contributions to and leadership in the field of statistical science.(Jun 6, 2013)

### Team Wins D4D Challenge Prize 2013

Professor David Meyer and the research team of Orest Bucicovschi, Rex Douglass, Megha Ram, David Rideout, and Dongjin Song were awarded the Best Scientific Project prize in the Data for Development (D4D) Challenge 2013 for their research in "Analyzing social divisions using cell phone data". See UCSD News Release.(May 3, 2013)

### Twin WiMSoCal Symposium April 2013

A one-day symposium for Women in Mathematics in Southern California will be held at UCSD on Sunday, April 21, 2013. This symposium is sponsored by Microsoft Research and UCSD. For more info, please see the Twin WiMSoCal website.(Apr 19, 2013)

### Probability and Statistics Day at UCSD

The day will be Friday, April 5th. There will be plenary lectures by Fan Chung-Graham, Iain Johnstone, Scott Sheffield, Peter Hall, David Aldous, and a public lecture by Terry Speed. For more information: http://www.math.ucsd.edu/ProbStatsDay/(Mar 26, 2013)

### UCSD Mathematics Graduate Open House for 2013

On Thursday April 4th and Friday April 5th, the UCSD Department of Mathematics will host its annual Open House for prospective graduate students who have been admitted for Fall 2013. The schedule of events is packed with two days of activities for prospective mathematics Ph.D. students. Program information is now available.(Mar 26, 2013)

### Southern California Algebraic Geometry Day

The Southern California Algebraic Geometry Seminar will meet next at UC San Diego on Saturday, April 13 from 10am-4:30pm. Confirmed speakers: Ben Antieau, Izzet Coskun, Karl Schwede, Anastasia Stavrova. Click here for more information.(Mar 8, 2013)

### Congratulations to Alina Bucur

Microsoft Research has given $7,500 to the University of California, San Diego to support the Women in Numbers - Europe (WINE 2013) , and Women in Mathematics - Southern California annual conference (WiMSoCal), both coordinated by Dr. Alina Bucur in 2013; and to support the Association for Women in Mathematics UCSD Student Chapter , overseen by Dr. Bucur.(Feb 26, 2013)

### Winter 2013 Southern California Analysis & PDE (SCAPDE) Meeting

The winter edition of SCAPDE will be held at UCLA March 9-10. If you are a graduate student interesting in attending please email jsterben@math.ucsd.edu for travel funding.(Feb 25, 2013)

### 20th Southern California Geometric Analysis Seminar

UCSD will host the 20th meeting of the Southern California Geometric Analysis Seminar, February 23-24, 2013. All talks will be held in Center Hall 105. Email scgas@math.ucsd.edu any questions.(Feb 19, 2013)

### 2013 Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship - Adrian Ioana

Congratulations to Adrian Ioana, named as a 2013 Sloan Research Fellow. Click Here for a full list of the 2013 recipients.(Feb 14, 2013)

### NSF CAREER Awards 2013

Adrian Ioana and Todd Kemp have each been awarded prestigious NSF CAREER grants. Congratulations to Adrian and Todd!(Jan 31, 2013)

### Mathematics Major Recieves Silagi Award

Camille Briat, a double major in Probability & Statistics and Management Science, and Math Club President, has been named as the recipient of the 2013 Selma and Robert Silagi Award for Undergraduate Excellence. The annual award honors the top graduating undergraduate in the Natural Sciences (which includes the Departments of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Mathematics, and Physics, as well as the Division of Biological Sciences.) The Silagi Award is given to students in recognition of their commitment and dedication to excellence in academics and research.(Jan 30, 2013)

### Lie Theory Workshop

UCSD will host the winter meeting of the Lie Theory Workshop, January 19-20, 2013. The speakers will be Misha Kapovich, Bert Kostant, Alex Lubotzky, Amir Mohammadi, Vera Serganova, Terry Tao, and Nolan Wallach. All talks will be in 6402 AP&M. More information here.(Jan 8, 2013)

### 2012 Dean's Undergraduate Awards for Excellence

Six undergraduate math majors have been named among the recipients of the 2012 Dean's Undergraduate Award for Excellence. Congratulations to Siuyung Fung, Artem Mavrin, Alex Moody, Kevin Vissuet, Harrison Wong, and Yun Jeong Yang.(Jan 4, 2013)

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