Courtney Gibbons
Gibbons Organizes Special Session at AMS Meeting

Assistant Professor of Mathematics Courtney Gibbons was the co-organizer of a special session at the Fall Eastern Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). The annual meeting, held Nov. 14-15, was hosted by Rutgers University.  More ...

Rob Kantrowitz '82
Kantrowitz ’82 Co-Authors Article

“Optimization of projectile motion under linear air resistance,” co-authored by Professor of Mathematics Robert Kantrowitz ’82, is included in the December issue of the international journal Rendiconti del Circolo Matematico di Palermo.  More ...

Debra Boutin
Boutin Gives Invited Talk at Colgate

Professor of Mathematics Debra Boutin gave an invited talk on her current research topics to the math students and faculty at Colgate University. Her talk "Network Symmetries" was designed to define a few of the basic ideas in network symmetries and to build intuition by examining how this ideas play out for a number of especially elegant network families.  More ...

Robert Kantrowitz '82
Kantrowitz ’82 Discusses Archimedean Property

Professor of Mathematics Robert Kantrowitz ’82 presented “Archimedes meets geometric series” earlier this month in the mathematics colloquium series at the College of Wooster.  More ...

Richard Wu '16
Interest in Cryptography Leads Richard Wu ’16 to Emerson Research Project

Richard Wu ’16 is working this summer on a computer program that reintroduces linguistics to modern cryptography by exploring and combining the two fields’ theoretical backgrounds. Working with Associate Professor of Japanese Masaaki Kamiya, he seeks to create a program that can parse the sentence structures of a given message and encrypt them through a combination of the public-key cryptosystem RSA and transposition.  More ...

Courtney Gibbons
Gibbons Co-Authors Article in Algebra Journal

“Non-simplicial decompositions of Betti diagrams of complete intersections,” a paper co-authored by Assistant Professor of Mathematics Courtney Gibbons, appears in the current issue of the Journal of Commutative Algebra.  More ...

Nine Faculty Members Named to Endowed Chairs

Dean of Faculty Patrick D. Reynolds announced the appointment of nine Hamilton faculty members to endowed chairs. All were effective July 1.  More ...

Robert Kantrowitz '82
Kantrowitz ’82 Publishes Article in MAA Journal

Another Face of the Archimedean Property,” an article co-authored by Professor of Mathematics Robert Kantrowitz ’82, appears in the current issue of The College Mathematics Journal, a publication of the Mathematical Association of America.  More ...

Colin Day '16 at his Museum of Mathematics internship.
Museum of Mathematics Internship Is No Problem for Colin Day ’16

Colin Day ’16 is spending his summer at the National Museum of Mathematics in Manhattan, helping to tackle what he believes to be an all-too-common popular aversion to mathematics in today’s society. Day had discovered this opportunity through the Museum of Mathematics (MoMath’s) Facebook page. His internship is supported by the Monica Odening Student Internship and Research Fund in Mathematics, managed by Hamilton’s Career and Life Outcomes Center.  More ...

Chinthaka Kuruwita
Kuruwita Publishes in Communications in Statistics Journal

Chinthaka Kuruwita, assistant professor of mathematics, published a paper titled "Non-iterative Estimation and Variable Selection in the Single-Index Quantile Regression Model" in Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation journal.  More ...