2014 DelMar Numerics Day at UMBC

Ragnar Winther keynote speaker

The 2104 DelMar Numerics Day took place on the UMBC campus on Saturday May 10. Dr. Ragnar Winther of University of Oslo was the keynote speaker. Dr. Matthias Gobbert and Dr. Andrei Draganescu were...

Posted: May 11, 2014, 10:52 AM

The 2014 CNMS Student Recognition Day

Outstanding students and facuty honored

The Ninth Annual Student Recognition Day of the College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences was held on the afternoon of Friday May 2, 2014 in the University Ballroom. The event recognizes the...

Posted: May 11, 2014, 10:27 AM

MD-DC-VA Regional Meeting of MAA

Baradwaj, Gobbert, Neerchal, and Stanwyck make presentations

The MD-DC-VA Regional Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America was held in James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA on Saturday, April 26, 2014. Dr. Matthias Gobbert and Ms Raji...

Posted: May 1, 2014, 3:37 AM

AMS Sectional Meeting at UMBC

Saturday-Sunday, March 29-30, 2014

The Spring Eastern AMS Sectional Meeting took place on the UMBC campus on March 29–30, 2014 (Saturday and Sunday).   Four invited talks and a host of special sessions filled the two-day meeting's...

Posted: April 3, 2014, 3:37 PM

Kathleen Hoffman and lamprey locomotion

Interdisciplinary research in mathematical biology

Dr. Kathleen Hoffman is a member of an interdisciplinary team of researchers that studies neuromechanical properties of vertebrate locomotion using the lamprey as a model system.  The team,...

Posted: March 16, 2014, 2:33 PM

Evelyn Thomas in SIAM News

Social Engagement Shapes a Mathematical Career

Dr.  Evelyn Thomas, a UMBC postdoctoral fellow who specializes in the mathematics of epidemiology, was featured in an article written by Manil Suri in the March 2014 issue of SIAM News.  A summary...

Posted: March 15, 2014, 12:40 PM

Raji Baradwaj recognized for excellence in teaching

Receives the 2013 Carl Webber Excellence in Teaching award

Raji Baradwaj joined the department's faculty as a Lecturer in 2001, and was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2012.  She actively supports a variety of initiatives on campus to enhance student...

Posted: December 25, 2013, 3:40 PM

Nagaraj Neerchal recognized for Innovative Excellence

Receives 2013 USM Board of Regents Award

Profesor Nagaraj Neerchal has received the University System of Maryland Board of Regents' award for Innovation -- Academic Transformation in Teaching.  Neerchal has been a member of the...

Posted: December 25, 2013, 3:25 PM

Manil Suri named Presidential Teaching Professor

Award presented on March 28, 2013

Dr. Manil Suri has been named a UMBC Presidential Teaching Professor for the period of 2013-16. Suri joined the UMBC faculty in 1983.  His interest in teaching often expands outside of our...

Posted: December 25, 2013, 3:12 PM

Bimal Sinha recognized for research achievements

Receives the 2012 USM Board of Regents Award

Profesor Bimal Sinha has received the University System of Maryland Board of Regents' award for Excellence in Research. Sinha’s research has appeared in numerous publications, including the...

Posted: December 25, 2013, 3:03 PM