Faculty and Graduate Assistants Represent the Department of Mathematics at the Joint Math Meetings Graduate Fair

Math graduate assistants Keisha Cook, Cong Hoang, Xin Luo, Bryan Sandor and Erin Watley represented the Department of Mathematics at the 2017 Joint Mathematics Meeting Grad Fair in Atlanta, Georgia, on January 6, 2016. Professor Layachi Hadji and Assistant Professor Hyun-Kyoung Kwon also participated in this recruiting event. The Grad Fair provided an opportunity for undergrads to meet

Winter 2016 Commencement

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama held its winter commencement exercises December 10th at Coleman Coliseum on the UA campus. The ceremony webcast was archived at, and it will be available for viewing for 30 days following the ceremony. Congratulations go out to Keisha Cook (pictured) and Sheik Ahmed Ullah who were awarded the Master’s

Milestone Luncheon Honors Mathematics Faculty

A Milestone Luncheon was held on September 28, 2016 at the Bryant Conference Center to honor faculty members who have reached 10, 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40 and 45 years of service to The University of Alabama. Among the honorees were several Department of Mathematics faculty members: 10 Year Honoree Jim Gleason, Associate Professor

Kabe Moen Awarded a Simons Foundation Grant

Dr. Kabe Moen’s proposal entitled “Weighted estimates in harmonic analysis and PDE” has been selected for funding by the Simons Foundation’s Collaboration Grant for Mathematicians. According to their website, the Simons Foundation exists to support discovery-driven scientific research, undertaken in pursuit of understanding the phenomena of our world. The foundation’s support of scientists generally takes

Math Major Accepted into Prestigious Math in Moscow Program

Alex Mathers, an undergraduate student double majoring in Mathematics and Physics, has been accepted into the prestigious Math in Moscow study abroad program for the Fall 2016 semester. Alex will spend 15 weeks studying Mathematics in a research-oriented curriculum. More information about the program can be found on their website at