The Baltimore-Washington Metro Area Differential Geometry Seminar is a new joint seminar between the math departments of University of Maryland College Park, Howard University, and Johns Hopkins University. We meet twice a year, alternating between locations, for a day of talks on various topics in geometry. The next meeting will be held at Howard University on October 24, 2015.

# News & Announcements Archive

### Date: October 12, 2015

## Persi Diaconis from Stanford will give Monroe H Martin Lectures

### Date: September 29, 2015

Category: news

Stanford University’s Persi Diaconis will deliver the Monroe Martin lectures on October 29 and 30. Adding Numbers and Shuffling Cards: “When numbers are added in the usual way, “carries” occur. The carries turn outto be a Markov chain with an “amazing matrix.” This same matrix occurs in the usual method of shuffling cards (“seven shuffles […]

## Mona Merling Receives AMS-Simons Travel Grant

### Date: August 27, 2015

Category: news

Congratulations to J.J. Sylvester Assistant Professor Mona Merling, who has been awarded a 2015 AMS-Simons Travel Grant. Each grant provides an early-career mathematician with $2,000 per year for two years to be used for research-related travel.

## Katia Consani and Brian Smithling Won Simons Collaboration Grants

### Date: August 20, 2015

Category: news

Congratulations to Professor Katia Consani and Assistant Professor Brian Smithling, who have been awarded Simons Collaboration Grants.

## Congratulations to the 2015 Math Award Winners

### Date: May 8, 2015

Category: news

Congratulations to all the winners of the math awards for 2015: Georges Obied, Peter Kalugin, Ryan Lake, Brian Smithling, John Ross, Jesse Gell Redman, Po-Yao Chang, Vitaly Lorman, and Lauren Icken. Click to view the flier for more information.

## April 18: Baltimore-Washington Metro Area Differential Geometry Seminar

### Date: April 2, 2015

Category: news

The Baltimore-Washington Metro Area Differential Geometry Seminar is a new joint seminar between the math departments of University of Maryland College Park, Howard University, and Johns Hopkins University. We meet twice a year, alternating between locations, for a day of talks on various topics in geometry. The next meeting will be held at JHU on April 18, 2015.

## Hans Lindblad Named Fellow of the American Mathematical Society

### Date: March 31, 2015

Category: news

Congratulations to Professor Hans Lindblad, who was named to the 2015 class of the American Mathematical Society, “for contributions to nonlinear partial differential equations and mathematical physics.”

## April 13-14: Elias Stein Will Deliver Kempf Lectures

### Date: March 20, 2015

Category: news

Elias Stein, of Princeton University, will deliver two lectures in the George Kempf series. The first is titled How to think about the Cauchy-Szego projection, and the second is titled Singular integrals: the product theory and its outgrowth.

## March 28: Algebra and Number Theory Day

### Date: March 3, 2015

Category: news

The Johns Hopkins-University of Maryland Algebra and Number Theory Day is a day-long meeting held once each semester, featuring speakers on topics in algebra and number theory, broadly construed. Learn more.

## March 5-6: Persi Diaconis Will Give the Monroe Martin Lectures

### Date: February 21, 2015

Category: news

Stanford University’s Persi Diaconis will deliver the Monroe Martin lectures on March 5 and 6. His talk titles are Adding Numbers and Shuffling Cards, and A Peek at the Mathematics of Statistics.