The field of mathematics uses patterns, reasoning and other concepts to solve problems. Subjects include pure and applied mathematics, statistics and probability. Students interested in mathematics can explore these top-notch universities from around the world that have shown strength in producing research in the field. These are the world's best universities for mathematics.
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Professor Marek Biskup Named IMS Fellow for 2016
Marek Biskup, Professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, has been named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS). An induction ceremony took place July 11 at the World Congress in Probability and Statistics in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Dr. Biskup received the award for excellent research in the interface of probability theory and statistical physics.
Professor Wotao Yin was awarded the 2016 Morningside Gold Medal of Applied Mathematics and forthcoming Associate Professor Jun Yin received a 2016 Silver Medal in Mathematics at the 7th International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians (ICCM) on August 6, 2016.
The Morningside Medal of Mathematics is awarded to outstanding mathematicians of Chinese descent to encourage them in their pursuit of mathematical truth. Up to six medals, two gold and four silver, are awarded every three years at the International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians.
UCLA Math Alumni reunite on June for the opening of RIPS-Hong Kong 2016, a joint program of IPAM and HKUST which recruits US and HK students to work on industry sponsored projects.