News: Faculty

2022

CAM PhD Student Phillip Lo awarded a Chicago Center for Teaching Fellowship

October 6, 2022

CAM PhD Student Phillip Lo awarded a Chicago Center for Teaching Fellowship
 


Computational and Applied Mathematics Welcomes New PhD Students

October 6, 2022

Computational and Applied Mathematics Welcomes New PhD Students


CAM PhD Student Solomon Quinn Awarded Harper Dissertation Fellowship by the Physical Sciences Division

October 4, 2022

CAM PhD Student Solomon Quinn Awarded Harper Dissertation Fellowship by the Physical Sciences Division


CAM PhD Student Adela DePavia Awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

August 24, 2022

CAM PhD Student Adela DePavia Awarded NSF Fellowship!
 


Congratulations to CAM Faculty Lek-Heng Lim for Being Named SIAM Fellow, Class of 2022!

March 31, 2022

Congratulations to Lek-Heng Lim for being named SIAM Fellow, Class of 2022!


2021

Daniel Sanz-Alonso Awarded Prestigious Jose Luis Rubio de Francia Prize!

July 13, 2021

Daniel Sanz-Alonso

Daniel Sanz-Alonso Awarded Jose Luis Rubio de Francia Prize!


CCAM Welcomes New Faculty!

June 9, 2021

Welcome New Faculty Members!


Rebecca Willett Selected as a SIAM Fellow for 2021

March 31, 2021

Rebecca Willett Selected as a SIAM Fellow for 2021


2020

Welcome New Kruskal Instructors!

September 30, 2020

Welcome New Kruskal Instructors!


UChicago Joins Three Universities in Institute for Foundational Data Science

September 2, 2020

Professor Rebecca Willett of the Departments of Statistics and Computer Science, along with Professors Rina Foygel Barber and Mary Silber from Statistics, will help the four-university collaboration establish the maturing field of data science while also advancing machine learning and other artificial intelligence approaches. 


2020 COPSS Presidents’ Award Winner

August 10, 2020

Rina Foygel Barber was awarded the 2020 COPSS Presidents' Award, on August 5, during a JSM (virtual) ceremony. This is generally considered the highest award in statistics.  Read more...


CCAM Welcomes New Faculty!

August 7, 2020

Welcome New Faculty Members!


Graduate Research Opportunties for Women 2020

July 9, 2020

September 13, October 18 and 24
University of Chicago


The GROW 2020 conference is aimed at female-identified undergraduate students who may be interested in pursuing a graduate degree in the mathematical sciences. The conference is open to undergraduates from U.S. colleges and universities, including international students.  Visit: https://mathematics.uchicago.edu/grow2020/ for detailed  information and updates.

Applications for GROW 2020 can be submitted at https://www.mathprograms.org/db/programs/966 starting April 6, 2020. The committee is currently screening applications; those submitted by September 1, 2020 will be given full consideration.

This event is being supported by the University of Chicago Department of Mathematics and the National Science Foundation.


2019

2020 Class of Fellows of the AMS

November 7, 2019

Prof. Lek-Heng Lim has been named a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2020 for his contributions to applied mathematics, particularly numerical linear algebra.


Workshop on Mathematical Trends in Medical Imaging - POSTPONED

September 24, 2019

Due to the evolving COVID-19 situation, the event has been postponed. This page will be updated when more information becomes available.

The workshop Mathematical Trends in Medical Imaging, organized by the Committee on Computational and Applied Mathematics (CCAM) at the University of Chicago, will bring together researchers working on both theoretical and practical aspects of inverse problems to discuss recent trends and new challenges in the field, mainly focusing on its applications in medical imaging. Topics include, but are not limited to, mathematical modelling, analytic and geometric methods, computational approaches and numerical algorithms.