Check back often for the most current news out of DU's math department.

Departmental Updates

  • August 2019: Natasha Dobrinen will deliver a presentation for the Math Frontier Webinar Series of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine.
  • August 2019: Andrew Linshaw's paper Cosets of affine vertex algebras inside larger structures was highly cited in 2018.
  • August 2019: Four new faculty join the department in the Fall: Sara Botelho-Andrade (postdoc), Wojciech Kossek (visiting assistant teaching professor), Chris Jennings-Shaffer (postdoc), Scott Schmieding (postdoc).
  • July 2019: Mei Yin was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure. Congratulations!
  • June 2019: Shashank Kanade, Andy Linshaw and Ronnie Pavlov are recipients of the 2019 Simons Foundation collaboration grants for mathematicians. Only 140 grants are awarded nationally every year.
  • June 2019: Adam Purcilly received the GTA Excellence Award from the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.
  • May 2019: A recent issue of Involve features two articles coauthored by our undergraduate and graduate students.


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