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5th Math Contest

Saturday, March 18, LSU Math Department hosted 5th Math Contest for High School Students.

Workshop for Academia and Industry

The materials science group will be hosting the Louisiana Joint Workshop for Academia and Industry, March 30-31 2006, at Hill Memorial Library.

AMS 2008 meeting at LSU

LSU will host a spring 2008 meeting of the American Mathematical Society. It will be held March 28-30, 2008.

Saylor professorship

LSU Visiting Professor Paul Saylor has Illinois professorship established in his honor.

Olafsson's editorial appointment

Professor Gestur Olafsson has been appointed to the editorial board of the Journal of Lie Theory.

2005 Awards

The following major awards and named professorships were given to the departmental personnel in 2005:

Kuo's book published

Introduction to Stochastic Integration” by Professor Hui-Hsiung Kuo has been published by the Springer-Verlag Universitext series.

Neubrander's grant funded

Alumni Professor Frank Neubrander is now the PI of a 1.5 million dollar 3 year NSF GK-12 grant.

Lipton on Capitol Hill

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. Lipton presented an exhibit on Mathematics for Advanced Composites Technology highlighting recent work on multi-scale stress assessment inside random heterogeneous media.