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News & Announcements

Subhash Khot Wins The Nevanlinna Prize! Warm Congratulations to Subhash!!

Please see the news release for further information. Also read "What It Takes to Win the World's Highest… [more]

Andrew Majda, Morse Professor of Arts & Sciences at NYU Courant is the recipient of the 2015 ICIAM Lagrange Prize! Warm congratulations to Andy!!

The International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM) awards the Lagrange Prize to Andy in recognition of his ground-breaking,… [more]

Welcome to the fall 2014 Courant Scholars!

Melissa Amber Schiff
Andrew K Lee
Katharina Plajer
Regina Zbarskaya


2014 Silver Professors

David McLaughlin and Patrick Cousot are the 2014 Silver Professors! Warm congratulations to Dave and to Patrick!!

For more information… [more]


David Sontag and Thomas Wies have each received an NSF CAREER award for their projects "Exact Algorithms for Learning Latent… [more]

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Seminars and Events

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: A novel method for decoding neural activity in sensory and frontal cortices during perceptual decision-making in rodents
Michele Insanally, New York University
Geometry Seminar
6:00PM, WWH 1314
Title: Analytic Root Isolation: A complete unconditional Clustering Algorithm
Chee Yap, Courant Institute, New York University, New York

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Atmosphere Ocean Science Colloquium
3:30PM, WWH 1302
Title: Atlantic Multi-Decadal Variability as a Thermally Coupled Mode Enhanced by Cloud Feedback
Amy CLEMENT, University of Miami

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Analysis Seminar
11:00AM, WWH 1302
Title: On-Site and Off-Site Solitary Waves of the Discrete Nonlinear Schrödinger Equation in Multiple Dimensions
Michael Jenkinson, Columbia
Jack Keil Wolf Lecture Series
11:00AM, Off-Campus 5 MetroTech Center, Auditorium
Title: Information Theory: Old and New--A Personal View
Shlomo Shamai, Department of Electrical Engineering Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
Applied Mathematics Lab Seminar
12:30PM, WWH 1314
Title: Multiscale Modeling and Simulation of Microtubule/Motor Protein Assemblies
Tong (Tony) Gao, CIMS

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