Saturday, March 18, LSU Math Department hosted 5th Math Contest for High School Students.
The materials science group will be hosting the Louisiana Joint Workshop for Academia and Industry, March 30-31 2006, at Hill Memorial Library.
LSU will host a spring 2008 meeting of the American Mathematical Society. It will be held March 28-30, 2008.
LSU Visiting Professor Paul Saylor has Illinois professorship established in his honor.
Professor Gestur Olafsson has been appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of Lie Theory.
The following major awards and named professorships were given to the departmental personnel in 2005:
“Introduction to Stochastic Integration” by Professor Hui-Hsiung Kuo has been published by the Springer-Verlag Universitext series.
Professor Robert Lipton has been appointed to the AMS Committee on Science Policy.
Alumni Professor Frank Neubrander is now the PI of a 1.5 million dollar 3 year NSF GK-12 grant.
Professor Robert Lipton represented the American Mathematical Society at the 11th annual exhibition of the Coalition for National Science Funding held June 21, 2005 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC.