Bob Antol received the Distinguished Alumni Award in the Department of Mathematics from The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at its annual Honors and Awards Ceremony on Thursday, October 27, at the ISU Alumni Center. The ceremony took place during Iowa State University’s 2016 Homecoming Week, which celebrated ISU pride with the theme "Leave Your LegaCY." … Continue reading Bob Antol recognized at LAS Honors and Awards Ceremony
Congratulations to Michael Young, assistant professor of mathematics, on receiving a Big 12 Faculty Fellowship award. Young will visit John Goldwasser, professor of mathematics at West Virgina Univeristy, in the spring of 2017 to collaborate on two projects: a switching problem on a graph and a polychromatic coloring of graphs problem. Goldwasser is a former … Continue reading Michael Young awarded Big 12 Faculty Fellowship
Through its extensive outreach programs, the Department of Mathematics at Iowa State University makes it easy for elementary, middle, and high school students to think creatively about math problems while having fun.
Alec Filak (mathematics and statistics, ’15) knew he was good at math, but he wasn’t sure how that skill could translate into a career. So he took a few math classes his freshman year and quickly learned a math degree could open doors to many great jobs.
The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) is recognizing six Iowa State University researchers for their distinguished work in neuroscience, math, biochemistry, livestock genomics, physics and crop genomics.