The Department of Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Statistics at Case Western Reserve University is an active center for mathematical and statistical research. Faculty members conduct research in algebra, analysis, applied mathematics, asymptotic statistics, Bayesian statistics, convexity, dynamical systems, geometry, imaging, inverse problems, life sciences applications, mathematical biology, modeling, numerical analysis, probability, scientific computing, spatial statistics, stochastic systems and other areas.

Two MAMS Faculty Members Named 2020 Simons Fellows

Congratulations to Drs. Elisabeth Werner and Elizabeth Meckes for being named 2020 Simons Fellows. This fellowship is awarded to outstanding mathematicians and theoretical physicists and provides funding for semester-long research leaves. Click here to view the full list of awardees.

Senior David Hall receives NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship

Congratulation to senior, David Hall, who recently received the prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship. David is a member of the CWRU men’s cross country team and a senior in mathematics. Each sports season, there are 21 scholarships available for men and 21 scholarships available for women. Click here to read the entire article provided by CWRU Athletics.

ASA DataFest at CWRU Cancelled

In light of the global health concerns due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), CWRU has cancelled all non-essential large gatherings on campus until further notice. Unfortunately, we are unable to reschedule DataFest this year but look forward to seeing you in 2021. Thank you to all who intended to participate and that have signed up!

Please be on the lookout for updates about a possible local data mining contest focused on investigating the virus that disrupted our plans, using the publicly available data.

Dr. Daniela Calvetti Joins the SIAM Book Series on Mathematical Modeling and Computation

As of October 2019, Dr. Calvetti has joined the SIAM Book series on Mathematical Modeling and Computation, and as of December 2019  – the editorial board of the SIAM REVIEW. She was recently featured in a SIAM article, The Unique Aspects of Writing a Book, where she contributed reasons on what motivates her to write a book.

Upcoming Talks and Presentations

The Department is accepting PhD and MS applications for Fall 2020! For full consideration, applications should be submitted by the following deadlines:

  • PhD: December 15, 2020 (application portal will remain open until July 1, 2020)
  • MS: March 1, 2020 (application portal will remain open until July 1, 2020)

For additional information, please visit the admissions page or contact us at

MAMS tutoring sessions will be managed virtually until the end of the term. Please access the virtual session using the links in the accordion below. If you experience any issues accessing the sessions, please contact All times below are eastern standard time (EST).

MAMS Tutoring Schedule: Spring 2020

Monday/Wednesday: 12:30pm -3:00pm | Zoom:

Tuesday/Thursday: 10:00am – 12:30pm | Zoom:

Monday/Wednesday: 12:00pm – 2:30pm | Zoom:

Tuesday/Thursday: 1:30pm – 4:00pm | Zoom:

Monday/Wednesday: 9:30am – 12:00pm | Zoom:

Tuesday/Thursday: 1:30pm – 4:00pm | Zoom:

Monday/Wednesday: 3:00pm – 5:30pm | Zoom:

Tuesday/Thursday: 9:30am – 12:00pm | Zoom:

All in-person presentations have been cancelled. More information will become available pending transitions to virtual presentations.

Victor Glasgo Virtual Ph.D. Defense

Title: Some Structural Results for Convex Bodies: Gravitational Illumination Bodies and Stability of Floating Bodies