# Mathematics

### Recent News

#### Newest Mathematics Faculty Members

Two new faculty members joined the Department in Fall 2019.

#### UM Quant Program student team wins IAQF competition

Team Submartingale responded to a problem involving credit spreads.

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### Events

#### Featured

Oct

30
2019 Ta-You Wu Lecture in Physics | Generating High-Intensity, Ultrashort Optical Pulses

Rackham Auditorium Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.)

Dr. Donna Strickland, Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy and Nobel Laureate, Physics 2018 (University of Waterloo)

4:00 PMRackham Auditorium Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.)

#### Upcoming

Oct

23
Student Homotopy Theory Seminar

1372 East Hall

Characteristic classes

3:00 PM1372 East Hall

Oct

23
Student Arithmetic Seminar

3866 East Hall

Q-Rational Equivalences Between Curves

3:00 PM3866 East Hall

Oct

23
Algebraic Geometry Seminar

4096 East Hall

Picard ranks of reductions of K3 surfaces over global fields

4:00 PM4096 East Hall

Oct

23
RTG Seminar on Geometry, Dynamics and Topology Seminar

3866 East Hall

Measured laminations in flat and hyperbolic geometry

4:00 PM3866 East Hall

Oct

24
Commutative Algebra Seminar

4088 East Hall

This talk is postponed because of the CRLT presentation 3-5. No seminar this week.

3:00 PM4088 East Hall

Oct

24
Arithmetic Geometry Learning Seminar

4096 East Hall

Solid abelian groups, II

4:00 PM4096 East Hall