News

  • February 2020: posting of the preprint of a new book on point processes and stochastic geometry.
  • May 2019: Abishek Sankararaman has his Thesis Defense. He is now a postdoc at UC Berkeley.
  • May 2019: James Murphy, graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense. He is now with CTC.
  • May 2019: Mayank Manjrekar, graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense. He is now with Enthougth.
  • May 2019: Pranav Madadi, graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense. He is now with Samsung Research.
  • May 2019: Chang-Sik Choi, graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense. He is now with Qualcomm Research.
  • May 2019: Eliza O’Reilly , graduate student of the Center, has her Thesis Defense. She is now a Postdoc at Caltech.
  • November 2018: Natasa Dragovic , graduate student of the Center, gives her Candidacy Talk.
  • May 2018: Junse Lee , graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense. He is now with Samsung Research.
  • April 2018: Antonio Sodre , graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense.
  • May 2017: Abishek Sankararaman, graduate student of the Center, gives his Candidacy Talk.
  • May 2017: Yingzhe Li, graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense. He is now a researcher with Qualcomm.
  • April 2017: Anup Biswas, former Simons Postdoctoral Fellow of the Center, receives the Young Scientist Award in Mathematics by the Indian National Science Academy.
  • April 2017: James Murphy, graduate student of the Center, gives his Candidacy Talk.
  • April 2017: In its 2017 Edition, the Center for World University Rankings ranks UT Austin first in the domain of Mathematics and Interdisciplinary Applications.
  • March 2017: Thibaud Taillefumier, faculty in the Department of Mathematics and in the Department of Neuroscience, member of the Center, is awarded a 2017 Sloan Fellowship for his work at the interplay of neuroscience and applied mathematics.
  • November 2016: Rachel Ward, faculty in the Department of Mathematics and member of the Center, receives the IMA Prize in Mathematics and its Applications for her contributions to the mathematics of machine learning and signal processing.
  • November 2016: François Baccelli receives an honorary doctorate from Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, UK.
  • August 2016: Mir-Omid Haji-Mirsadeghi, visiting scholar of the Center, receives the Behboudain prize of the Iranian Statistical Society. This prize is awarded every two years for the best research in Probability and Statistics among researchers under 40.
  • May 2015: An NSF grant on the mathematical modeling of millimeter wave wireless networks was awarded to J. Andrews, François Baccelli and R. Heath, members of the Center: NSF CCF CIF, “Fundamental Properties of Millimeter Wave Networks: Signal, Interference, and Connectivity.
  • October 2014: Namyoon Lee , graduate student of the Center, has his Thesis Defense. He is now a Professor at Postech in Korea.