2018 RTP Hackathon

December 11, 2017

Hello Applied Math faculty and students, Please consider creating a project for the 2018 RTP Hackathon. The event is being hosted by NCBI and the UNC Curriculum in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology and will run March 12th-14th. The goal of … Continued

Congratulations Future Faculty Fellows!

December 11, 2017

Congratulations to our graduate students Wesley Hamilton, Paul Kruse, Andrew Prudhom, and Chen Shen who have been selected to participate in the Future Faculty Fellowship Program next semester. This is a great program, organized by the Center for Faculty Excellence, … Continued

Congratulations Mark McCombs!

November 1, 2017

Congratulations to Professor Mark McCombs, winner of the Math Department Halloween Candy Guessing Game! There were 86 tootsie rolls in the jar, and Mark guessed 85. Congratulations, Mark! And Happy Halloween, from the Math Department!

Katrina Morgan Published on Scientific American Observations Blog

October 12, 2017

Morgan’s article on the math and science behind analog and digital recording was posted on the Scientific American Observations Blog on Wednesday. The piece discusses auditory perception, the history of analogue playback, the Fourier transform, and the Sampling Theorem. Morgan … Continued

AWM Chapter receives WATCH US Grant

October 10, 2017

We are excited to announce that our AWM Chapter has received funding to organize the first “Association for Women in Mathematics Triangle Conference.” Francesca Bernardi and Katrina Morgan, with Dr. Katie Newhall as Faculty Advisor, have received funds through the … Continued

Three Minute Thesis Competition to be held at UNC Chapel Hill

October 10, 2017

Graduate Students! Please consider entering the 3 Minute Thesis Competition. Deadline to Register is October 17. Competition is October 23, 24, and 25. More information below: ____________________ The Graduate School is pleased to announce the third annual Three Minute Thesis … Continued

Carolina Data Challenge!

September 1, 2017

Apply for the Carolina Data Challenge! The Carolina Data Challenge is a data science competition for students to solve real world problems using data science techniques and tools outside the classroom. Participants will have the opportunity to analyze real datasets provided by … Continued