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AMS Fall Western Sectional Meeting - October 23-24, 2021

April 7, 2021

The AMS Fall Western Sectional Meeting will take place on October 23-24, 2021, it was originally planned to be held at UNM, but it will be a virtual meeting. The in-person meeting was moved to Fall 2023.  Despite our fears our department and... read more

2008 UNM PhD graduates Jessica Deshler and Ralph Gomez featured in Lathisms 2020 Calendar

April 3, 2021

Two UNM  PhD 2008 graduates, Jessica Deshler and Ralph Gomez, were featured in the 2020 Lathisms Calendar. Dr, Jessica Deshler received her PhD in mathematics under the supervision of  Kristin Umland in 2008. Jessica is now Professor of Mathematics... read more

Former faculty Vakhtang Putkaradze featured in SIAM News

April 3, 2021

Former Applied Mathematics faculty member Vakhtang Putkaradze was featured in the SIAM News on a joint article "Control and Integrability in Figure Skating" Dr. Putkaradze came to UNM in 1999 as an Asistant Professor, received tenure and was... read more

Roger Entringer passed away

January 9, 2021

UNM Alumni and Emeritus Professor Roger Entringer passed away last year. His former PhD student Joseph Barr shared the sad news. Dr Entringer earned his Ph.D. at the University of New Mexico in 1963 with Dissertation: Some Properties of Certain Sets... read more

In-service Week Schedule, Spring 2021

January 7, 2021

Schedule for Spring 2021 In-Service Also in pdf format. All meetings will be conducted online via Zoom.  Links to Zoom meetings will be emailed prior to the sessions.   Thursday, January 14 General Meetings: 9:00-10:00 General Meeting for all PTIs... read more

Deborah Sulsky featured in the Notices of the AMS

October 30, 2020

Deborah Sulsky and coauthors article on "Modeling Sea Ice" just appeared in the November issue of the Notices of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). Over the past decade or so, research on modeling sea ice and its role in Earth’s climate system... read more

Memorial website for Reuben Hersh

October 9, 2020

Daniel Hersh, Reuben Hersh's son, shared the following permanent memorial website for Reuben: https://sites.google.com/view/in-memory-of-reuben-hersh You can find in here remembrances, photos, obituaries, tributes, articles, interviews, CV, even... read more

UNM Welcomes New Faculty, Visiting Professor, and Postdoctoral Fellow

August 31, 2020

Please join us in welcoming Owen Lewis, Junqing Qian and Gleb Zhelezov. Owen Lewis, PhD, Assistant Professor Owen is an applied mathematician and received his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from the University of California Davis where he worked under... read more

Welcome Tanya Jo Oates as Department Administrator

August 27, 2020

Tanya Jo Oates joined the Department on June 1st as the new Department Administrator replacing Deborah Moore who retired on May 1st. Tanya arrived in the middle of the pandemic without having a chance to meet all of us in person. Nevertheless, she... read more

Math & Stat Faculty recognized in Advance at UNM STEM Shoutouts

August 13, 2020

Advance at UNM is currently conducting a 31 STEM Shoutouts in 31 Days campaign that features our faculty.  Congratulations to each of them for being recognized. Dr. Maria Cristina Pereyra Dr. Helen Wearing Dr. Anna Skripka

Information for Fall 2020 Class Delivery Types

July 8, 2020

All the classes and services that are part of the regular Lobo experience will be available in Fall 2020. At present, UNM is planning comprehensive health measures to enable a "hybrid" semester in which some courses are delivered face-to-face, some... read more

Precious Andrew featured in Albuquerque The Magazine

July 2, 2020

Precious Andrew, one of our long time part time instructors, who received her BS and  MS from our department, was featured in Albuquerque the Magazine.  https://issuu.com/genalacross/docs/july_2020/152 The article "Heavy Goals" recounts how Precious... read more

Wearing, Li, Schroder, Martinez and Oakley have been promoted

July 1, 2020

Join us  in congratulating  Helen Wearing who has been promoted to Full Professor in Biology and Mathematics Li Li who has been granted tenure and promoted to Associate Professor in Statistics Jacob Schroder who has been given a second mid... read more

Terry Loring promoted to Distinguished Professor

June 24, 2020

Professor Terry Loring has been promoted to the rank of Distinguished Professor at the University of New Mexico, beginning with the 2020-2021 academic year. Provost Halloway wrote: You are one of several new Distinguished Professors, selected from a... read more

Congratulations Math and Stats Class of 2020

May 22, 2020

Congratulations to our graduating Undergraduate students, MS students, and PhD students!!!!  Good luck in all your future endeavors! Convocation Program Wonderful Slide Show created by Ana Parra

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