The Mathematics Research Center was established in 2011 with support from the Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences at University of Pittsburgh. The MRC operates within the Department of Mathematics and its research activities encompass a broad range of areas, including algebra, combinatorics, geometry, topology, analysis, applied analysis, mathematical biology, mathematical finance, numerical analysis, and scientific computing. Ongoing activities include semester themes, distinguished lecture series, workshops, miniconferences, research seminars, a visitor program, and a postdoctoral program. More>

Mathematics Research Center

## Seminars and Colloquia

November 3, 2014 - 4:10pm

Optimal partial regularity of weak solutions for nonlinear sub-elliptic systems in Heisenberg groups

Jia-Lin Wang

Gannan Normal University

Thack 427

November 4, 2014 - 10:00am

Discontinuous Galerkin methods for the shallow water equations

Yulong Xing

University of Tennessee

Thackeray 427

November 4, 2014 - 11:00am

Newton-type diagrams for singular flags and counting number of solutions of polynomials

Pinaki Mondal

Weitzman Institute of Science

November 4, 2014 - 2:30pm

The Birthday Problem (or How to Make Money at Parties)

Lecturer

University of Pittsburgh

Thackeray 704

November 6, 2014 - 3:00pm

Survey of cohomology IV

Thackeray 427

## News & Events

Emeritus Professor J. Bryce McLeod FRS Passes Away

We are sorry to report that Professor J. Bryce McLeod FRS died at his home in England on August 20, 2014 at the age of 84. He had been University Professor of Mathematics at Pitt until his retirement in 2007. More >

## Contact Us

The Dietrich School of

Arts and Sciences

301 Thackeray Hall

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

Phone: 412-624-8375

Fax: 412-624-8397

math@pitt.edu

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