# Spotlight

Nearly 10% of UR Arts, Sciences & Engineering graduates complete a math major, one of the highest percentages of any institution in the country.

Read more…# Latest news

# Naomi Jochnowitz named to AWM Fellows

Associate Professor Naomi Jochnowitz was named to the inaugural class of the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) Fellows.

# Sema Salur receives NSF Research Award

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

# 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.

# Dinesh Thakur chosen as AMS Fellow

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

# Upcoming events

### Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

- 3:40 PM
**Topology Seminar**

Some configuration and related covering spaces arising in generalizing intersection theoretic approaches to Jones polynomials

Liming Pang, NYU CourantHylan 1106A

### Thursday, March 29th, 2018

- 3:30 PM
**Algebra/Number Theory Seminar**

The maximum of the Riemann zeta function in a short interval of the critical line

Louis-Pierre Arguin CUNY, BaruchHylan 1106A - 3:30 PM
**Probability, Ergodic Theory, Mathematical Physics Seminar**

The maximum of the Riemann zeta function in a short interval of the critical line

Louis-Pierre Arguin, CUNYHylan 1106A

### Friday, March 30th, 2018

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

Meyer sets and topological eigenvalues

Daniel Coronel, Pontificia Universidad Católica de ChileHylan 1106A

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