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  • A workshop on Extensive Form Games will be held at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna, June 11-12 2012. The workshop represents a continuation of the series of small conferences that the Institute has hosted in previous years. This time the workshop is dedicated to Harold Kuhn’s…

  • PrizesThe George B. Covington Prize in Mathematics has been awarded to Xue Liu and Shotaro Makisumi for excellence in mathematics.
    The Middleton Miller ’29 Prize has been awarded to Edgar Dobriban, Oleg Lazarev and Chuen-Ming Mike Wong for the best independent work in mathematics.

  • A conference entitled "Recent Progress in Langrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics" in honor of John Norman Mather's 70th birthday is currently being held at Ens de Lyon (June 4th-June 9th, 2012).  More information can be found at the conference website.

  • Today, May 25th 2012, the 2011 Fermat Prize for mathematical research was officially awarded to Manjul Bhargava, the Thomas D. Jones Professor of Mathematical Physics and the Brandon Fladd, Class of 1983, Professor of Mathematics, and mathematics professor Igor Rodnianski.  The prize was awarded…

  • Our Systems Staff, Josko Plazonic and Mike Barone, and Jennifer Johnson (our Associate Departmental Representative) have been working tirelessly with a variety of people within our department and OIT Web Development Services to update the information and streamline our site. We hope you will be…

  • Here is the final exam schedule for the Spring 2012 term.MAT 102 - Sun, May 20 1:00 p.m., Fine Hall 314
    MAT 104 - Wed, May 16 1:30 p.m., McDonnell Hall A02
    MAT 200 - Sat, May 19 9:00 a.m., McDonnell Hall A01
    MAT 201 - Wed, May 16 7:30 p.m., McDonnell Hall A02
    MAT 202 -…

  • Panorama of Topology - A Conference in Honor of Prof. William Browder is going to be held at Princeton May 8-11th, 2012.  Click on the previous link for more information.

  • Mathematics Department is holding this years Sophmore Open House on Tuesday April 10th, 2012 in Fine Hall Common Room from 3:30pm to 4:30pm.* Meet faculty members and instructors* Learn more about the Mathematics Department* Talk with math majors – discover what the undergraduate math experience…

  • Prof. Alice Chang has been featured in the March 12, 2012 issue of the Princeton University Bulletin.  The following article is reproduced with permission from the Princeton University Communications office..Alice Chang: Perspective on the future of Princeton mathematics
    Name: Sun-Yung…

  • The Mathematics Department expects to support up to 10 undergraduate mathematics majors for a research program each summer.  This program will require the students to be on campus for a total of 8 weeks during the summer period, where that total period of time could be split into two or three…

  • Mathematics Department member Claudiu Raicu has been awarded the 24th Princeton University Engineering Council “Excellence in Teaching” Award on February 22, 2012.  The recipients of this aware are nominated by students taught by faculty and winners are selected by the E-Council and GEC for “…

  • John Pardon '11 has received the 2012 AMS-MAA-SIAM Frank and Brennie Morgan Prize for Outstanding Research in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Student.  The Morgan Prize is presented annually by the American Mathematical Society, the Mathematical Association of America, and the Society for…

  • The 2011 Fermat Prize for mathematical research has been awarded to Manjul Bhargava, the Thomas D. Jones Professor of Mathematical Physics and the Brandon Fladd, Class of 1983, Professor of Mathematics, and mathematics professor Igor Rodnianski. The Toulouse Mathematics Institute in France has…

  • Professor Amit Singer has received the 2010 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their research careers. He is among 94 researchers at American…

  • Adam Classen Hesterberg (Class of 2011 and Mathematics Major) has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarship to Hungary in Mathematics, the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently.Hesterberg is one of over 1,600 U…

  • A major international conference in honor of the lifetime accomplishment of Prof. Elias Stein on the occasion of his 80th birthday was held May 16-20, 2011.  Please check the conference website archive for program, photographs, talks and other information.

  • A graduate student and post-doc workshop on Low Dimensional Topology and Geometry was held at the Princeton University on March 14-16, 2011.  More information on the workshop's website.

  • Summer Workshop in Mathematics - Women in Math - for rising high school seniors interested in Mathematics was held at the Mathematics Department from June 16-25th 2010.  For further details please check the website archive.

  • On Monday, May 17th 2010, Professor Zoltan Szabo has been elected as an honorary member of Hungarian Academy of Science.József Pálinkás, President of the Hungarian Academy of Science, opened the 180th General Assembly of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, attended also by President of the…

  • Summer Workshop in Mathematics - Women in Math - for rising high school seniors interested in Mathematics was held at the Mathematics Department from June 11-19th 2009.  For further details please check the website archive.

  • A major internation conference, The Power of Analysis, was held at Princeton University on May 4-8, 2009, in honor of the extraordinary research accomplishments of Charles Fefferman, on the occasion of his 60th birthday.  Please check the conference website for further information.

  • Geometry and the Imagination - a conference in honor of BIll Thurston's 60th birthday was held at Princeton June 7-11, 2007.  Please check the conference website for further information.

  • Special Topology and Geometry meeting in honor of Wu-chung Hsiang was held at Princeton on December 10th, 2005.  Please check the meeting website for further details.

  • Arithmetic Geometry and Number Theory - Conference to Honor Nicholas M. Katz on his 60th birthday was held at Princeton on December 11-14, 2004.  Please check the conference website for further details.