Three faculty in the mathematics department, Amir Mohammadi, Zhouli Xu, and Tianyi Zheng have been invited to speak at the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) to be held in St. Petersburg, Russia in 2022: https://icm2022.org/plenary-and-special-lectures.
Congratulations to math faculty Fan Chung Graham and Melvin Leok. They are part of the newly announced institute focused on artificial intelligence and optimization headquartered at UC San Diego. The Institute for Learning-enabled Optimization at Scale, or TILOS, is funded by a $20 million grant from the NSF. See UCSD News Release.
The UCSD AWM has been awarded the 2021 AWM Student Chapter Award for Professional Development by the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) in recognition of the success of its program to develop students' professional involvement in mathematics.
Professor James McKernan received a 5-year extension to his Simons Foundation grant.
Congratulations to Math Ph.D. student Evangelos “Vaki” Nikitopoulos, recipient of the 2021 Professional / Grad Student Leader Award from the GPSA (Graduate & Professional Student Association). Also receiving an award, as Outstanding Professional / Grad Student Support Staff is Scott Rollans, Director of Student Services.
Effective Monday, 5/24/2021, the Mathematics Department majors are no longer Capped.
Continuing students may use the TritonLink Major/Minor Tool online to change their major department to Mathematics. No additional screening will be required.
Incoming students may use the TritonLink Major/Minor Tool online to change their major department to Mathematics as soon as they are registered and enrolled for Fall 2021 courses.
Thursday • September 23, 2021
11:30am • Zoom link: https://msu.zoom.us/j/96421373881 (passcode: first prime number $>$ 100)
Scalable semidefinite programming
Math 278B - Mathematics of Information, Data, and Signals Seminar
12:00pm • Zoom ID 967 4109 3409 (email an organizer for the password)
Local entropy theory and descriptive complexity
Math 211 B00 - Group Actions Seminar
2:00pm • Over Zoom (see https://www.math.ucsd.edu/$\sim$nts/)
Math 209 - Number Theory Seminar
Tuesday • September 28, 2021
11:00am • Zoom. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Connes Embedding Problem, MIP*=RE, and the Completeness Theorem
Math 243 - Functional Analysis Seminar
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