The URI Calc-Bowl is back in Spring 2024. Calc-Bowl is a lively playoff competition between teams to test the teams’ math knowledge. Pre-calculus and calculus questions are presented in multiple-choice format. There will be 10-12 teams consisting of three to five members. One multiple-choice problem will be presented at a time. The first team to […]Continue reading "You are Invited to the 14th Annual URI Calc-Bowl!"
We are searching for Assistant Professor, Applied Mathematics with a specialty in Environment and Life Sciences. Find full job description here: https://jobs.uri.edu/postings/12493 Apply now!Continue reading "Tenure Track Position in Applied Mathematics Available!"
On August 14, 2023, as part of the conference Numerical Analysis in the 21st Century, Dr. James Baglama gave a talk titled “Golub-Kahan-Lanczos Bidiagonalization (GKLB) Methods for Computing Singular Triplets for Very Large Sparse Matrices and Applications.” The conference was held at the University of Oxford, one of the most prestigious research and educational institutions […]Continue reading "Dr. Baglama Speaks at the University of Oxford"
It was an eventful and exciting day on Tuesday, September 5: “Start Your Success in A&S”. After a gathering and presentations in Edwards Auditorium for all incoming Arts and Sciences freshmen, students broke out by major and met around tables set up at the Quad. The new Math Majors were greeted by the Advising Coordinator […]Continue reading "Welcome to our New Math Majors!"
Our department has been recognized with a 2023 Rammy award for “working collaboratively to provide our entire curriculum online – all courses asynchronous – for the 2023 summer session”. Rammy Awards celebrate people and departments demonstrating extraordinary commitment to undergraduate student success, recognizing commitment to the URI community and work to advance diversity around access […]Continue reading "Math Department Receives a Rammy Award"
A double major in math and business, Morgan Prior, is among 413 recipients of the prestigious 2023 Goldwater Scholarship from a pool of more than 5,000 applicants. Morgan Prior intends to pursue a Ph.D. in computational math, focusing on theory, design, and the implementation of algorithms for efficient computation. She has interests in large datasets, […]Continue reading "Math Major Awarded Goldwater Scholarship"
Assistant Professor from our Department, Jonathan Chavez-Casillas, collaborates with researchers from the URI Graduate School of Oceanography to help predict and possibly mitigate harmful algal blooms (HAB). HABs pose a growing threat to local and global economies, and human health. The researchers collect sophisticated imaging data from Narragansett Bay and analyze it using applied mathematics […]Continue reading "Harmful Algal Blooms"
We are searching for Assistant Professor, Applied Mathematics with a specialty in Environment and Life Sciences. Find full job description here: https://jobs.uri.edu/postings/12493 Apply now! The position starts in Fall 2024.Continue reading "Tenure Track Position in Applied Mathematics Available!"
Per-course, academic year part-time faculty position in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Rhode Island to begin Fall 2022.Continue reading "Open Position: Part-Time Faculty, Mathematics"
On Friday April 8, from 3-5 PM in Lippitt 205, Erika Fiore will be defending her dissertation Gender-Specific Experiences of Women Undergraduate STEM Students in Online Mathematics Curses During a Pandemic. This is a qualitative study in partial fulfillment of a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, co-supervised by Michael Barrus and Kees de Groot (School of Education). Please […]Continue reading "Doctoral Thesis Defense: Erika Fiore"