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Hans Christianson: Recipient of Johnston Teaching Excellence Award!

January 19, 2021

Congratulations to our very own, Hans Christianson, one of two faculty members at UNC to receive the 2021 Johnston Teaching Excellence Award! Carolina honored 25 faculty members and teaching assistants for their accomplishments with 2021 University Teaching Awards. Given annually, … Continued

Statement on Anti-Black Violence

June 10, 2020

Dear Friends and Colleagues, The recent violence and divisive language in our country highlights the dangers Black people face every day.  The faculty of the Department of Mathematics at UNC condemns these brutal acts.  We are all processing what personal … Continued

UNC Coronavirus Updates

March 20, 2020

Please check this website for Coronavirus Updates.   Following the UNC System directive to significantly reduce campus operations and services, many of Carolina’s buildings will be closed and in-person, non-essential services will shut down as of 5 p.m. Friday, March 20. Important … Continued

Daniel Malawsky Awarded Churchill Scholarship

February 28, 2020

Daniel Malawsky, a UNC senior majoring in biostatistics and mathematics, is one of 15 American scholars who were selected for the Churchill Scholarship by the Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States. The scholarship will provide funding for him to … Continued

Katrina Morgan Recommended for NSF Postdoc Fellowship

January 28, 2020

We are excited to announce to Katrina Morgan (2019 Ph.D.) has been recommended for a prestigious National Science Foundation Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (MSPRF or “NSF postdoc” for short). Her proposed postdoctoral mentor is Jared Wunsch at Northwestern University. … Continued

Discovering a new fundamental underwater force

January 7, 2020

A team of mathematicians from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Brown University has discovered a new phenomenon that generates a fluidic force capable of moving and binding particles immersed in density-layered fluids. The breakthrough offers an … Continued