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Welcome to the Department of Mathematics at Tufts University, a premier research university in the Boston area. This website contains information about our degree programs, faculty research, course offerings, seminars, and more.

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Tufts University
School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Mathematics
Bromfield-Pearson Hall
503 Boston Avenue
Medford, MA 02155

Phone: 617-627-3235
Fax: 617-627-3966

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Mathematics Department


Professor and Chair Misha Kilmer has been invited to give a plenary lecture at the SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering

Professor Kim Ruane wins 2016 Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Faculty Mentoring Award, as well as the Outstanding Contribution to Graduate Education Award from the Graduate Student Council

Faculty in the news: Assistant Professor Robert Lemke Oliver part of team of mathematicians that have discovered a "prime conspiracy"

Professor James Adler and Ph.D. candidate Sarah Bray featured for their work in the GIFT (Graduate Institute for Teaching) program

Professor Todd Quinto awarded the Otto Monsteds Visiting Professorship for Fall 2016, FRAC Senior Semester Leave for Spring 2017

Professor Misha Kilmer was keynote speaker for the Mid Atlantic Numerical Analysis Day, 2015

Tufts math majors score in 2015 Diamond Dollars Case Competition held at Society for American Baseball Research conference

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Highlighted Events

The Boston Artists Ensemble will perform a concert in memory of beloved Professor Marty Guterman on September 25, 2016, at 3:00pm at St. Paul's Church in Brookline.

The 2016 Wiener Lecture Series was held on April 7 and 8, 2016. The speaker was Noam Elkies from Harvard University, and the title of the series is "Canonical Forms."

John Urschel, of the Baltimore Ravens and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, delivered the 2016 Martin Guterman Lecture, entitled "Voronoi Tessellations in Today's World," on April 15, 2016.

A conference in honor of Professor Richard Weiss, titled "Group Theory, Geometry, and the Influence of Jacques Tits" was held on May 25-28, 2016 at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany.

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