Duke Math Newsletter

Duke Math News is the newsletter for the Department of Mathematics. Regular features include:

  • Upcoming Events
  • Undergraduate News covering Duke University Mathematics Union (DUMU), competitions (Putnam Competition, Mathematics Contest in Modeling, Duke Math Meet), research programs (PRUV Fellows, Math Biology REU, Data+ RTG), and awards (Faculty Scholar, Goldwater Scholar, Karl Menger Award, Julia Dale Prize)
  • Graduate News includes new student welcome and award announcements (Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, L.P. and Barbara Smith Award for Excellence in Teaching)
  • Faculty News with new faculty bios, retirements, and grant award announcements
  • Spring Graduation Editions list names of the Graduation with Distinction and Math degree candidates

Archived issues are available online in PDF (Oct 1998-present) and HTML (Aug 1994-Apr 1998) format.

Spring 2016

Fall 2015

Spring 2015
This issue also features TENSOR grant (for Nov 2015 conference), 2012 NC Election Results, Kenan-Biddle Grant, and Big Data Grant.

Fall 2014
This issue also features MacArthur Fellow (Computing on Encrypted Data), and Srinivasa Ramanujan.

Spring 2014
This issue also features new courses MATH 404 and MATH 465.

Fall 2013
This issue also features new course MATH 477S.

Spring 2013
This issue also features new seminars Math 161FS and Math 182FS , and mathematic microbiology lecture by Dr. Balais.

Fall 2012
This issue also featured lectures from the Where Art and Math Intersects series, and return of the Noetherian Ring.

Spring 2012
This issue also featured 3rd Workshop for Women in Probability, Jordan Ellenberg Gergen Lecture, First Math Slam @ Duke, Melanie Matchett Wood "The Chemistry of Primes" lecture, ACM Programming announcement, and inaugural Datafest announcement.

Fall 2011
This issue also featured new courses MATH 68, MATH 81 and MATH 195 and “Why Study Math?”

Spring 2011

Fall 2010
This issue also featured the Math Department NSF RTG and 2010 NSF Fellowship award.

Spring 2010
This issue also featured freshman seminars MATH 49S-01 and MATH 49S-02, and special graduate courses MATH 264, MATH 288, and MATH 389.

Fall 2009

Spring 2009

Fall 2008
This issue also featured special topics graduate courses MATH 268.01 and MATH 358.01, and “Mathematics at Duke; The Early History.”

Spring 2008

Fall 2007
This issue also featured new Undergraduate Certificate program Modeling Biological Systems, NOVA profile of professor Arlie Peters, and “Reminiscences of Richard E. Hodel” and “Reminiscences of Margaret J. Hodel.”

Spring 2007
This issue also featured Duke Presidential Award recipient Yunliang Yu.

Fall 2006

Spring 2006
This issue also featured the Hartemink Talk, NSF Grant for training HS teachers, and “A Generalization of Lagrange’s 4-squares Theorem.”

Fall 2005
This issue also featured Einstein Celebration and undergraduate courses MATH 196S.

Spring 2005
This issue also featured undergrad math colloquia with Dusa McDuff and Jordan Ellenberg and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Fall 2004
This issue also featured Engineering Math undergraduate courses MATH 107 and MATH 108 and mathematical model seminar MATH 196S, articles “Communicating Mathematics” and “Reminiscences of Undergraduate Life,” and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Spring 2004
This issue also featured the 3rd Duke Mathematics Journal Conference, 1st Triangle Discrete Math and Optimization Day, Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Fall 2003
This issue also featured new graduate courses MATH 283 and MATH 277, and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Spring 2003
This issue also featured Geometry Festival, new graduate courses MATH 248, MATH 268 and MATH 283, Witelski NFS CAREER award, and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Fall 2002
This issue also featured the Online Workshop on Interactive Web-Based Mathematics and new graduate courses MATH 215, MATH 236/PHYSICS 292, MATH 268, MATH 277, MATH 283, and MATH 295, and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Spring 2002
This issue also featured the Differential Equations Conference, new graduate course MATH 236/PHYSICS 292, and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Fall 2001
This issue also featured Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

April 2001
This issue also featured Nowak and Penrose Gergen lectures, new course MATH 239 and The Journal of Online Mathematics.

September 2000
This issue also featured Online Learning Materials, the ADVANCE program, new course MATH 65S and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Spring 2000
This issue also featured “Nobel Laureate Speaks on Atomic Bomb,” Mathematical Immunology Conference, and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

Winter 2000
This issue also featured new classes MATH 065S, MATH 061 & 062, MATH 207, MATH 25,)and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

October 1999
This issue also featured Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

April 1999
This issue also featured Geometry and Theoretical Physics interdisciplinary program and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

February 1999
This issue also featured new research intensive courses, financial math, and physics and mathematics of light, and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

October 1998
This issue also featured department Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence (KDI) from NSF and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

April 1998
This issue also featured George Pólya Prize recipient Associate Professor Xin Zhou, and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

January 1998
This issue also featured “Notes from the DUS” and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

October 1997
This issue also featured “Math Meets Medicine at the CMCLM,” “Notes from the DUS,” and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

April 1997
This issue also featured Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

January 1997
This issue also featured “Notes from the DUS” and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

October 1996
This issue also featured “Notes from the DUS” and Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

May 1996
This issue also featured Problem Corner (Solutions from Last Issue/New Problems).

March 1996
This issue also featured new courses MATH 197S, MATH 211, and MATH 239, “Notes from the DUS,” and Problem Corner (Solutions from December/New Problems).

December 1995
This issue also featured new course MATH 238, “Notes from the Department Chair,” and Problem Corner (Solutions from October/New Problems).

October 1995
This issue also featured “Duke Press Honors John Nash,” new course MATH 133, project highlights “The Dirichlet-Neumann Problem” and “On the n-extent of Lens Spaces,” “Notes from DUS” and math problems to solve (under Joint Math Meeting).

April 1995

February 1995
The issue also featured “Laboratory Calculus.”

October 1994

August 1994