• 2018 Putnam Competition Results

    In 2018, a total of 4,623 students from 568 institutions participated in the Putnam competition. The University of Maryland, College Park was ranked 9th and obtained one of the five Honorable Mention awards at the team level.Our team members were Erik Metz, who was ranked 87th, Pratik Rathore, who was Read More
  • Doron Levy Named Interim Chair of UMD Department of Mathematics

    Doron Levy has been named interim chair of the University of Maryland’s Department of Mathematics and will begin a one-year appointment on July 1, 2019. Levy will be stepping in for current chair, Scott Wolpert, who will take a one-year sabbatical and then return as chair for two years. “I am very pleased that Read More
  • Postdoc Positions to Honor Serguei Novikov

    Starting in 2019, several of our postdoctoral positions will become Serguei Novikov Postdoctoral Fellowships, in honor of our colleague and friend Serguei Novikov.  Novikov retired from the mathematics department and IPST in 2017.  He came to the University of Maryland permanently as a Professor in 1996 (after first visiting here for Read More
  • Distinguished Lectures in Geometric Analysis

    The second in our series of Distinguished Lectures in Geometric Analysis will be given on October 31 and November 2, 2018, by Professor Bo Berndtsson from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden.  The topic will be Complex Brunn-Minkowski theory. Read More
  • College Welcomes 19 New Faculty Members this Fall

    The College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences welcomed 19 new tenured/tenure-track faculty members to the University of Maryland this fall. The brief introductions to the new faculty members can be read on CMNS website. Read More
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rotundaWelcome to the Department of Mathematics at the University of Maryland, College Park.  We offer exceptional opportunities for study and research in Mathematics at the undergraduate level, graduate level with programs in mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics, and at the professional research level. Join us in exploring these opportunities.

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  • William E. Kirwan Hall, home of the Mathematics Department

    William E. Kirwan Hall, home of the Mathematics Department

  • The Experimental Geometry Lab explores the structure of low dimensional space

    The Experimental Geometry Lab explores the structure of low dimensional space

  • Maryland mathematicians help to investigate the inner workings of E_8

    Maryland mathematicians help to investigate the inner workings of E_8

  • Hyperbolic Space Tiled with Dodecahedra

    Hyperbolic Space Tiled with Dodecahedra

  • Isotropoic Gaussian random field with Matern correlation

    Isotropoic Gaussian random field with Matern correlation

  • Part of the proof of the Peter-Weyl theorem

    Part of the proof of the Peter-Weyl theorem