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Jonathan Mattingly, Chair of Mathematics Department

DURHAM, N.C. -- On March 26, the U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear a North Carolina lawsuit that could end partisan gerrymandering for good -- and a mode of analysis developed at Duke University could impact their decision. The nation’s highest... read more »


Women in Science - UNESCO

Ingrid Daubechies is one of five outstanding women scientists from different parts of the world recognized for their excellence in the fields of material science, mathematics and computer science.  They will each receive € 100,000 and will be... read more »


Vahid Tarokh

Vahid Tarokh, the Rhodes Family Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been named members of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). Election to the NAE is one of the highest professional distinctions for engineers.  Tarokh was... read more »


Xiuyuan Cheng

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation congratulates the winners of the 2019 Sloan Research Fellowships. These 126 early-career scholars represent the most promising scientific researchers working today. Their achievements and potential place them among the... read more »


A key goal of Together Duke is to invest in faculty as scholars and leaders of the university’s intellectual communities. To foster collaboration around new and emerging areas of interest... read more »


Ashleigh Thomas wins award for Excellence in Mentoring

The Graduate School has announced the recipients of its 2019 Dean's Awards recognizing outstanding efforts in mentoring, teaching, and creating an inclusive environment... read more »


Bass connections professorships

Vahid Tarokh and Amanda Randles were two of seven faculty members endowed Bass Connections Professorships.  This honor recognizes faculty whose scholaraship and teaching align with the interdisciplinary and collaborative nature of the program, while... read more »


Jiuya WAng

The Association for Women in Mathematics has awarded assistant research professor of mathematics Jiuya Wang the 2019 AWM Dissertation Prize, an annual award for the most outstanding Ph.D.... read more »


Lenny Ng AMS Fellow

Professor Lenny Ng has been elected to the American Mathematical Society for his contributions to Floer homology and low-dimensional topology and service to the mathematical community.  The Fellows of the American Mathematical Society program... read more »


Registration for the 2018 Duke Math Meet is now CLOSED. The Duke Math Meet (DMM) is a regional mathematics competition for high school students held at Duke University each year.  The contest is organized by the members of the Duke University... read more »


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