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Dr. Wenxian Shen recipient of the 2018 Kraska Award

03/29/2018

Dr. Wenxian Shen is the recipient of the 2018 Kraska Award with the unanimous support from the Award Committee which consists of Dr. Chuck Savrda (Committee chair) of the Department of Geosciences, Ms. Maryam Fatima (current graduate student in DMS), and Dr. Richard Sun (our PhD graduate in DMS).

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Maggie Han has new publication

03/27/2018

Dr. Maggie Han has a recent publication from Springer-Verlag: Random Ordinary Differential Equations and Their Numerical Solutions (co-authored with Peter Kloeden) . 

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Shen wins the 2018 COSAM Outstanding Teacher Award

03/23/2018

Dr. Wenxian Shen has won the 2018 COSAM Outstanding Teacher Award.

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Matson accepts assistant professor position at Alfred University

03/23/2018

PhD student Ms. Elizabeth Bailey Matson has accepted a tenure track assistant professor position in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Alfred University in Alfred, NY, starting Fall 2018. Dr. Chris Rodger is her advisor.

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James Richard Calder Endowed Graduate Award established

03/22/2018

James Richard Calder Endowed Graduate Award has been established by former students of Dr. Calder.

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Yanzhao Cao is selected for the Dean's Research Award for Faculty in 2018

03/22/2018

Dr. Yanzhao Cao is selected for the Dean's Research Award for Faculty in 2018.  He will receive a plaque and a honorarium as part of this award during a ceremony that will be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at 3:30 pm in SCC 115. You are welcome to join the ceremony and show your support to Yanzhao.

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T. Y. Tam and Xuhua (Roy) Liu have new book coming out

03/21/2018

Matrix Inequalities and Their Extensions to Lie Groups by T. Y. Tam and Xuhua (Roy) Liu ('12) will soon appear. The research monograph is published by Chapman & Hall/CRC Press.

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Son accepts assistant professor position at Southern Wesleyan University

03/20/2018

PhD student Mr. Hyunjin Son has accepted a tenure track assistant professor position at Southern Wesleyan University in Central, South Carolina. Dr. Yanzhou Cao is Hyunjin's PhD advisor.

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Kallenberg selected to give an opening plenary lecture at the 40th Conference (2018) on Stochastic Processes and their Applications

03/16/2018

Dr. Olav Kallenberg has been selected to give an opening plenary lecture (50 minutes) at the 40th Conference on Stochastic Processes and their Applications (SPA 2018) on June 11-15, 2018, in Gothenburg, Sweden. For details of the conference, visit the conference website .  It is the great yearly international event in probability theory.

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Auburn University recognizes COSAM achievements at 2018 Faculty Awards ceremony

03/09/2018

Auburn University recognized faculty members with the university's highest honors at the Faculty Awards ceremony Wednesday, Feb. 28, at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center. The awards honor some of the institution’s most innovative teachers, researchers and scholars for their unique and distinguished contributions to the university’s mission.

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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry hosts Kosolapoff Award Lecture

Marcetta Y. Darensbourg with Anne Gorden and others

03/09/2018

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and the Auburn Section of the American Chemical Society named Marcetta Y. Darensbourg, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry at Texas A&M University, the recipient of the 2018 Kosolapoff Award. Darensbourg’s research is in the area of organometallic chemistry, and her lecture was titled, “Old Biology Inspires New Chemistry: The Hydrogen Economy from Pond Silt to Photovoltaic/Fuel Cells.”

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Auburn University strengthens partnership with Malawi

Outside of the Malawi University of Science and Technology

03/09/2018

Auburn University faculty and staff visited the African country of Malawi to strengthen ties between Auburn and Malawi public universities through the development of collaborative instruction, research, and extension programs and activities.

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Dr. Nedret Billor: Chair-elect University Senate

03/08/2018

Congratulations to Dr. Nedret Billor. Auburn faculty elected Dr. Nedret Billor as chair-elect of the University Senate.

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Oeding invited by Université de Technologie Belfort-Montbéliard to be a Visiting Research Professor

03/06/2018

Dr. Luke Oeding has been invited by the Université de Technologie Belfort-Montbéliard (UTBM) in Belfort, France, to be a Visiting Research Professor from May 15 to July 14, 2018. The goal of the visiting research professor program is to increase research competitiveness and strengthen research connections between UTBM and other international institutions. Dr. Oeding will work with his host, Dr. Frédéric Holweck, and other researchers at UTBM on topics centered on the Algebraic Geometry of Tensors in Quantum Information Theory and Computer Vision.

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