Gerrymandering protest

Duke Mathematics Professor Jonathan Mattingly's research led to a state court approved remedial map to be used in the upcoming election. Read more in the... read more »

Pool testing at Duke - Professor John Harer

Students returning to Duke University are participating in surveillance testing to help rapidly identify and isolate people who may have contracted the COVID-19 virus. This is done using pool testing, which combines nasal samples from five people... read more »

Today around the country scientists are pausing their usual activity and reflecting on race in our society, on the recent events around our country, on the murders of the black people which precipitated them, and on the underlining hard truths which... read more »

Cynthia Rudin

Congratulations to Duke Math faculty member Cynthia Rudin on being awarded a 2020-2021 Energy Research Seed Fund grant. This year the Duke University Energy Initiative program awarded six grants to projects involving 13 faculty from five Duke... read more »

Maria Paz Rios delivering food in Colombia

We're proud of Math major Maria Paz Rios for her work in Colombia: "As part of the Duke for Colombia Campaign, and with the help of Bogotá Police and Red Cross Colombia, I was able to go to Soacha, one of the poorest sectors in Bogotá, and deliver... read more »

Alexander (Sasha) Kiselev

Congratulations to Duke Mathematics Professor Alexander (Sasha) Kiselev for being named one of the 2020 Simons Fellows in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics.  The Simons Foundation’s... read more »

Euler Tea

The complicated currents in a cup of tea inspired a series of important proofs.  Alexander Kiselev, a mathematician at Duke University and a coauthor of one of the proofs,... read more »

A new look at ancient handwriting

A New Look at Ancient Handwriting Researchers have been analyzing the handwriting on these 2,800-year-old pottery fragments, with help from artificial... read more »

DMM 2019

The 2019 Duke Math Meet was held on SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2019. Check out photos from the meet here:  Fall 2019 photos The meet was... read more »


Courtesy of Robin Smith – University Communications If you’ve ever visited the Louvre in Paris, you may have been too focused on snapping a selfie in front of the Mona Lisa to think about the nearest exit. But one Duke team knows how to get... read more »