News & Announcements Archive

The Mathematic Mind of Emily Riehl

Associate Professor Emily Riehl was profiled in the winter edition of Johns Hopkins Magazine for her work "probing esoteric forms of mathematics that rethink the most basic of terms, like 'equals' and 'same.' As a result of work by her and others, 'the same' will never be the same again." Read the full article to learn more about her work, process, and accomplishments.

December 4–5: Johns Hopkins Junior Number Theory Days 2021

The Johns Hopkins Junior Number Theory Days are a two-day workshop in Number Theory, where the speakers are either PhD students who are graduating, or post-docs who recently graduated. It aims to bring together strong, promising young researchers in Number Theory and neighboring fields, and to give them an opportunity to showcase their work.

Emily Riehl selected as Fellow of the AMS

Congratulations to Professor Emily Riehl on her selection as a member of the 2022 class of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society. She was selected for her contributions to research, exposition, and communication in higher category theory.

September 11: Fall 2021 Algebra & Number Theory Day

The Fall 2021 Algebra and Number Theory Day, organized jointly by the University of Maryland and the Johns Hopkins University, will be held on Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Johns Hopkins University. The speakers will be David Ben-Zvi (University of Texas at Austin), Jayce Getz (Duke University), Ivan Loseu (Yale University), Mona Merling (University of Pennsylvania), and Carl Wang-Erickson (University of Pittsburgh).

Remembering Steve Zucker

A memorial tribute to our late colleague Steve Zucker, who passed away two years ago, has appeared in the August 2021 issue of the Notices of the American Mathematical Society.

Enrollment for Fall Online Math Courses is now Open

This fall, 15 undergraduate math courses will be offered by the department starting Monday August 30th.  Courses are online, 4 credits each, and open to high school or visiting JHU […]

April 24: Spring 2021 Algebra and Number Theory Day

The Spring 2021 Algebra and Number Theory Day will be held on Saturday, April 24, 2021, online. The speakers will be Jarod Alper (Washington), Chandrashekhar Khare (UCLA), Bao Le Hung […]

J. Michael Boardman, 1938-2021

J. Michael Boardman, 1938-2021
Dr J. Michael Boardman, Professor Emeritus of Johns Hopkins University, a leading expert in the field of mathematics known as homotopy theory, died of natural causes on March 18, 2021 […]