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The 2nd International Conference on Computational Methods and Applications in Engineering, May 7-8, 2022

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The Department of Mathematics and Statistics will be hosting the 2nd International Conference on Computational Methods and Applications in Engineering (ICCMAE) on May 7-8, 2022, which will be he

Amber Robinson Received the 2022 College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Award

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Amber Robinson was awarded the 2022 College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Award. Congratulations to Amber!

Dr. Amanda E. Diegel Recipient of Three-year NSF Award

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Dr. Amanda E. Diegel is the recipient of a three-year NSF award entitled "Collaborative Research: Numerical Methods and Adaptive Algorithms for Sixth-Order Phase Field Models”.

Amber Robinson Received the 2021 Donald Zacharias Early Career Teaching Excellence Award

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Amber Robinson was awarded the 2021 Donald Zacharias Early Career Teaching Excellence Award. This is one of the prestigious Teaching Awards offered by Mississippi State University. Congratulations to Amber!

Dr. Catherine Shi recipient of Strategic Research Initiative Award

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Dr. Catherine Shi has been awarded funding by the Strategic Research Initiative (SRI) of the College of Arts and Sciences for her project titled "Developing Automatic Pipelines and Algorithms to Enable Rapid Learning of COVID-19 Publications".

Dr. Vaidy Sivaraman recipient of Strategic Research Initiative Award

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Dr. Vaidy Sivaraman has been awarded funding by the Strategic Research Initiative (SRI) of the College of Arts and Sciences for his project titled "Pure meets applied: Graph theory in network science". A description of the project follows.

Leigh Beckman and Jon Woody Win Outstanding Professor Award

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This semester (Fall 2020), the Dean’s Office recognized faculty members who went above and beyond to help students during this challenging semester.

Dr. Vu Thai Luan Recipient of a Three-year NSF Award

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Dr. Vu Thai Luan is the recipient of a three-year NSF award entitled "New Advanced Time Integration Methods for Multiphysics Systems and Applications”.

Jacob Tschume Awarded 2020 College Teaching Award

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Each year, the College of Arts and Sciences gives out annual teaching awards for outstanding teaching service across three different disciplines. Jacob Tschume was awarded the 2020 College of Arts and Sciences Teaching Award in Natural and Physica

Robert Banik Received Grisham Teaching Award

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Robert Banik today was awarded the prestigious Grisham Teaching Award, which is the most prestigious teaching award at Mississippi State University. Congratulations to Robert!

Dr. Hyeona Lim Received NSBE Honor

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Dr. Hyeona Lim was recognized by the MSU Chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) as an outstanding faculty member for 2018.

Dr. Mohsen Razzaghi Recognized Giles Distinguished Professor

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Dr. Mohsen Razzaghi is MSU’s newest William L. Giles Distinguished Professor.

Math Department leads in the State in Mathematical Sciences Research

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In a recently released report released report from the National Science Foundation (NSF) survey, research in mathematical sciences leads in the State of Mississippi.

Math Students Participate Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics

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Mathematics major students Ms. Cailin Sims (sophomore), Elizabeth Bowman (junior), and Taylor Ward (junior) are accepted to the Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics to be held January 25-27, 2019.

Professor Chi-Wang Shu presents Murray/Ollivier address

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Dr. Chi-Wang Shu, Professor of Applied Mathematics at Brown University, gave the Murray/Ollivier address of 2018 in Mathematics at Mississippi State University.

In Memoriam - Instructor Nancy King

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Elizabeth Miller Received Donald W. Zacharias Distinguished Staff Award

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Ms. Elizabeth Miller received the 2018 Donald W. Zacharias Distinguished Staff Award. Earlier this year, Elizabeth also received the 2018 College of Arts & Sciences Research Support Award. Congratulations to Elizabeth!

Sheida Riahi Received 2018 Graduate Student Research Symposium Overall Award

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Our Graduate Student Sheida Riahi received the 2018 Graduate Student Research Symposium Overall Award in Physical, Mathematical, and Computational Science and Engineering. This award was given last night at the Graduate Student Award Banquet.

Dr. Shantia Yarahmadian received 2018 Outstanding Graduate Mentor of the Year

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Dr. Shantia Yarahmadian received the 2018 Outstanding Graduate Mentor of the Year. Congratulations to Dr. Yarahmadian!

Results from the 2017 Putnam exam are in for Mississippi State students

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hile most Mississippi State students were studying for finals or getting some much-needed rest on Dec 2nd, 2017, Katherine Grafe, Robert Merrell, and Tom Zhang were getting up and coming into campus to take a 6-hour mathematics test.

Faculty Positions in Statistics: Applications are invited for one or more tenure-track mathematics positions beginning in Aug 2018

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Applications are invited for one or more tenure-track positions (either at Assistant or Associate level) starting in Aug 2018.

Faculty Positions in Mathematics: Applications are invited for one or more tenure-track mathematics positions beginning in Aug 2018

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The Department of Mathematics and Statistics anticipates filling one or more tenure-track positions (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor levels) beginning in August 2018.

Dr. Xu Zhang receives a Three-Year NSF Award

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As a single PI, Dr. Xu Zhang is the recipient of a three-year NSF award entitled "Topics in Immersed Finite Element Methods". The grant will support a Ph.D. student in Mathematics. Congratulations to Dr. Zhang.

Results from the 2016 Putnam exam are in for Mississippi State students

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While most Mississippi State students were studying for finals or getting some much needed rest on Dec 3rd, 2016, Katherine Grafe, Conner Griffin, Jeffrey Jones, and Tom Zhang were getting up and coming in to campus to take a 6 hour mathematics te

Jianqing Fan presents Murray/Ollivier address

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Dr. Jianqing Fan, Professor at Princeton University, today gave the first Murray/Ollivier address of 2016/2017 in Statistics at Mississippi State.

Faculty members receive Arts & Sciences Awards

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Dr. Corlis Johnson is awarded the College of Arts & Sciences Robert Wolverton Legacy Award. Mr. Robert Banik is nominated for the natural and physical science and math teaching Award. Congratulations!

Msstate places 1st in LA/MS-wide team mathematics competition

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On Saturday 2/18, Mississippi State undergraduates Katherine Grafe, Andrew Mehta, Rob Merrell, and Tom Zhang took first place in the team mathematics competition at the Louisiana and Mississippi 

Mississippi State University Department of Mathematics & Statistics to hire in statistics

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Mississippi State is hiring in the area of Statistics. See the full advertisement below, or visit www.msujobs.msstate.edu to apply.