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Math Graduate Students Awarded Fellowships

Three doctoral students in the Mathematics Graduate Program have been awarded graduate fellowships . Phylisicia Carter was awarded the Southern Regional Education Board Dissertation Award for the 2017-2018 academic year. The Dissertation Award offers a one-year, $20,000 stipend, and university-covered tuition and fees. It also covers expenses associated with attending the annual Compact for Faculty Diversity

Shan Zhao is awarded a Simons Foundation Grant

The Simons Foundation announced today that Professor Shan Zhao’s Collaboration Grant for Mathematicians application, “High order operator splitting methods for biomolecular simulations” was selected for funding. The goal of the program is to support the “mathematical marketplace” by substantially increasing collaborative contacts between mathematicians. More information about the Simons Foundation can be found on the

REACHing students: Math Graduate Students Provide Tutoring

REACHing students: A look at the support offered by Alabama REACH REACH Up acts much like a general social work practice and resource center, supporting students in whatever ways they need, connecting them with resources on campus, and creating and providing resources for them as well. One such resource is REACH’s twice-monthly study sessions. After

Huy Duc Vo Wins Best Student Paper Award

Doctoral candidate Huy Duc Vo’s paper entitled “Improved Krylov-FSP Method for Solving the Chemical Master Equation was selected for the Best Student Paper Award of International Conference on Computational Biology 2016 by the World Congress on Engineering and Computer Science.  This award was based on reviewer reports and the evaluation score results of conference committee members.

Honors Calculus Students Create Graphic Models of the Great Pringles Challenge

The Great Pringles Challenge Posted on September 27, 2016 – Collegian, News Originally published in the College of Arts and Sciences Collegian What is the shape of a Pringles potato chip? According to UA professor and chair of the Department of Mathematics, Dr. David Cruz-Uribe, it looks like a hyperbolic paraboloid. In fact the two look so

Ryan Pellegrino Awarded the Outstanding Junior Award

Ryan Pellegrino has been selected by the College of Arts and Sciences Leadership Board for the Outstanding Junior Awards.  The award comes with a $1,000 scholarship for the 2016-17 academic year. The Leadership Board awards this honor each semester.  Each applicant is asked to provide a resume and a short essay describing their most important

Research Database Available for Faculty and Students

The Office of Undergraduate Research invites you to explore the Faculty and Undergraduate Student Research Database. With this database, research faculty can recruit undergraduate students to become involved with their research, scholarship or other creative opportunities. Registration is required via the database’s website. The database is only available to faculty and students with a myBama

Math graduate students tutor for Alabama Reach

Mathematics graduate student serve as tutors for the Alabama REACH, a program to empower current & former foster youth, orphans, emancipated minors, wards of the State, and homeless youth in a supportive environment that allows students the freedom to pursue higher education and successfully matriculate and graduate from college. Alabama REACH is a threefold program, REACH Back (future students), REACH