YU Alumnus, a Trailblazing Mathematician, Wins the Abel Prize
Wai-Ting Lam is a PhD student studying with Dr. Marian Gidea, director of the graduate program in mathematics at Yeshiva University. YU News had a chance to speak with her about a lecture she gave at the SIAM Conference on Dynamical Systems and SIAM Workshop on Network Science, which ran from May 19-23, 2019, in […]
Prominent Women in Medicine, Law and Business But a Shortage of Scientists, Mathematicians and Engineers
Stern College for Women Math Majors Lead the Way with Innovative Research The Stern College Department of Mathematical Sciences is leading the way in Yeshiva University’s efforts to further its commitment to STEM programs and prepare its graduates for the marketplace of tomorrow. Dr. Marian Gidea, professor of mathematics at Stern and in YU’s graduate programs in […]
Dr. Edward Belbruno Receives Humboldt Research Award; Recognized for Lifetime Achievement Dr. Edward Belbruno, clinical professor of mathematics, has received the Humboldt Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Stiftung/foundation of Germany for his accomplishments in research and teaching in mathematics as applied to celestial mechanics, astrodynamics and astrophysics. The Humboldt Research Award, Germany’s most prestigious award in mathematics […]
Dr. Edward Belbruno: What to Know About August 21 Solar Eclipse Why is everyone talking about next week’s solar eclipse? Dr. Edward Belbruno, clinical professor of mathematics and astrophysicist, offers insight into what’s unique and significant about the celestial event, which hasn’t happened in almost 100 years.