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Congratulations to our recently promoted faculty members

Date posted: June 22nd, 2018

The Department of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, and Statistics is excited to announce the promotion of three of our very own faculty members to full Professor. Congratulations to Dr. …Read more.

Doctoral Defense: Richard Lartey

Date posted: June 7th, 2018

Join us Monday June 18, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in Yost 306 for doctoral student, Richard Lartey’s, dissertation defense. …Read more.

Congratulations Class of 2018

Date posted: May 30th, 2018

The Department of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, and Statistics would like to extend a warm congratulations to all graduates. Special congratulations to all graduates of the department’s Undergraduate, Master’s, and Doctoral programs. …Read more.

Applied Mathematics Seminar: “Getting at the Essence of Multilegged Locomotion Through Oscillator Theory and Geometric Mechanics”

Date posted: May 16th, 2018

Thursday May 17, 2018, 4:00 p.m., Thwing Center, Room 201
Speaker: Professor Shai Revzen, University of Michigan, Department of EECS
Please join us for beer and snacks on the patio outside the Jolly Scholar from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. …Read more.

Dr. David Gurarie featured in CWRU’s Think Magazine

Date posted: May 16th, 2018

Dr. David Gurarie has teamed up with colleagues, Charles H King, MD (Case Medical School) and others, to develop mathematical models and computer tools for prediction and control of schistosomiasis , also known as snail fever.  …Read more.

Master’s Thesis Defense

Date posted: April 26th, 2018

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 11:00 a.m, Yost Hall, 107
Student: Carrie Winterer
Advisor: Dr. Alethea Barbaro
Thesis Title: Predicting Twitter Time Series Using Generalized Linear Models …Read more.

Congratulations to All dataFesters!

Date posted: April 23rd, 2018

We would like to thank all those who made the ASA DataFest 2018 event here at CWRU a great success. In particular, thanks to all the students who participated and made this event an engaging and positive learning experience! …Read more.

Analysis and Probablity Seminar: “Geometry and Martingales in Banach Spaces”

Date posted: April 18th, 2018

Tuesday April 24, 2018 3:00pm Yost 306
Speaker: Dr. Wojbor Woyczynski, Case Western Reserve University …Read more.

Congratulations Dr. Wanda Strychalski

Date posted: April 16th, 2018


Congratulations to our very own, Dr. Wanda Strychalski for recognition in her professional achievements. Dr. Strychalski has been nominated for the Bruce Jackson, MD, Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring and named recipient of the 2018 Jessica Melton Perry Award. …Read more.

Applied and Computational Mathematics Seminar: “The Role of Mutual Information in Biology”

Date posted: April 16th, 2018

Monday April 30, 2018 5:00pm Yost 306
Speaker: Andrew Eckford, York University
Biography: Andrew Eckford is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at York University, Toronto, Ontario. …Read more.

Analysis and Probability Seminar: “Wulff Shapes and a Characterization of Simplices via a Bezout Type Inequality”

Date posted: April 13th, 2018

Tuesday April 17, 2018 3:00pm Yost 306
Speaker: Christos Saraoglu, Kent State University
Title: Wulff Shapes and a Characterization of Simplices Via a Bezout Type Inequality …Read more.

Analysis and Probability Seminar: “Improving Statistical Decision Procedures”

Date posted: April 6th, 2018

Tuesday April 10, 2018 3:00 p.m. Yost 306
Speaker: Manfred Danker, Pennsylvania State University
Title: Improving Statistical Decision Procedures
Abstract: I shall discuss a smoothing method for distributions without changing expectations while forcing convergence to some distribution when applied to i.i.d. …Read more.

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