News & Spotlights

Dr. Baglama Speaks at the University of Oxford

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 […]

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Math Department Receives a Rammy Award

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 […]

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Harmful Algal Blooms

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 […]

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