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SIAM Southeastern Atlantic Section Conference

09/14/2021

The SIAM Southeastern Atlantic Section Conference will be held at Auburn University September 18 - 19

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DMS Professor Carpenter receives a DoD contract totaling $175,000

09/13/2021

Mark Carpenter received a DoD contract totaling $175,000 for machine learning and mathematical modeling work.    Congratulations, Mark!

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Yanzhao Cao awarded a $300K Department of Energy (DOE) grant.

09/09/2021

Yanzhao Cao has been awarded a $300K Department of Energy (DOE) grant for the project Reliable and Efficient Machine Learning for Leadership Facility Scientific Data Analytics. The project was one of five chosen following a highly competitive peer-review process under DOE Funding Opportunity Announcement, “Data-Intensive Scientific Machine Learning and Analysis,” sponsored by the Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research (ASCR) within DOE’s Office of Science. This is a collaborative project with Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL) as the lead institution. Our affiliate faculty and ORNL Senior Staff Member Dr. Guannan Zhang is the lead PI.    Congratulations, Yanzhao! 

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DMS PhD student Tianna Burke awarded Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Scholar Fellowship

09/07/2021

DMS PhD student Tianna Burke awarded Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Scholar Fellowship. For the full story, click here.

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Cobine named Lawrence C. Wit Endowed Professor

Paul Cobine

09/07/2021

“Paul is an outstanding selection for the Lawrence C. Wit Endowed Professor,” said Interim Dean of the College of Sciences and Mathematics, or COSAM, Edward Thomas Jr. “Paul works extremely hard to elevate the student experience in the classroom so they learn while increasing student participation and overall retention.”

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Tianna Burke awarded Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Scholar Fellowship

Tianna Burke

09/07/2021

Tianna Burke, a PhD student in mathematics, has been awarded one of two doctoral fellowships received by Auburn University from the Southern Regional Education Board. The highly competitive fellowship provides financial assistance, funding for research, and career and networking opportunities.

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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry encourages students to attend “Student Hours” in new active learning space

Active Learning Space

09/07/2021

“My favorite part of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry is that we have an open, collaborative team of excellent faculty to help students,” said Vanessa Falcao, a lecturer in the department. 

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DMS Grad student Kimberly (Kim) Holman

09/03/2021

DMS graduate student Kimberly (Kim) Holman authored the first chapter entitled "Intentional Advocacy and Establishing a New Norm" in Practices and Policies: Advocating for Students of Color in Mathematics, edited by Pamela E. Harris, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Faculty Fellow of the Davis Center and the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Williams College (DMS seminar speaker, Fall 2021 date TBA) and Dr. Aris Winger, Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Georgia Gwinnett College (DMS seminar speaker, February 22, 2021).

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