# Spotlight

Prof. Moon Duchin presents a series of lectures on applications of Geometry in Politics.

Read more…# Latest news

# Professor Sema Salur receives NSF Research Award

Professor Sema Salur received the NSF Research Award "Manifolds with Special Holonomy and Applications".

# Professor Ralph Raimi dies at 92

Ralph Raimi, a Professor Emeritus of mathematics at the University of Rochester and a noted consultant on K–12 math education, died on January 2, 2017. He was 92.

# Professor Dinesh Thakur chosen as AMS Fellow

Professor Dinesh Thakur has been chosen as a Fellow of the AMS for the 2017 class.

# Naomi Jochnowitz honored by local women’s organization

Associate Professor Naomi Jochnowitz was named a finalist for the 2016 Rochester Women’s Network “W” award.

# Upcoming events

### Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

- 12:00 PM
**Algebra/Number Theory Seminar**

Elliptic Curves with Nonabelian Entanglements

Kenneth McMurdy, Ramapo college, NJHylan 1106A - 3:40 PM

### Friday, February 23rd, 2018

- 3:00 PM
**Probability, Ergodic Theory, Mathematical Physics Seminar**

Distances between Random Orthogonal Matrices and Independent Normals

Tiefeng Jiang, University of MinnesotaHylan 1106A

### Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

- 12:00 PM

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