News Archive


17 Jul
Congratulations to our student award winners!

Class of 2017: PhD:
13 Jul
The Department of Mathematics congratulates Mdm Rubiah Bte TUKIMIN and Mdm SIM Choo Geok, Lilian on winning the Department Quality Service Award 2017.
05 Jul
Professor DINH Tien Cuong has been appointed as Provost’s Chair from 1 July 2017. Provost’s Chair appointments are for a three year period, and are made in recognition of the recipients’ outstanding and impactful scholarly accomplishments which are internationally acknowledged. Professor Dinh is considered one of the world’s top analysts working on Complex Dynamics of Several Variables. He has been invited as a sectional speaker for “Analysis and Operator Algebras” at the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) 2018 to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It is a singular honour to be invited to speak at the ICM, and the achievement is widely acclaimed by the international mathematical community as a mark of excellence.
03 Jul
Professor GAN Wee Teck has joined the editorial board of the Canadian Journal of Mathematics/Canadian Mathematical Bulletin, from January 2017.

Professor CHAN Heng Huat has joined the editorial board of the Ramanujan Journal, from May 2017.

Professor YU Shih-Hsien has joined the editorial board of the International Journal of Mathematics, from May 2017.
01 Jun
Shuichiro Takeda of the University of Missouri has been awarded the prestigious AMS Centennial Fellowship for the 2017-2018 academic year. Takeda's research focuses on automorphic forms and representations of p-adic groups, especially from the point of view of the Langlands program. He will use the Centennial Fellowship to visit the National University of Singapore during the academic year 2017-2018.
19 Apr
Our warmest congratulations to Professor DINH Tien Cuong on being selected as a sectional speaker for "Analysis and Operator Algebras" at the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) 2018 to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The ICM is the largest and the most prestigious international congress in the mathematics community and is held once every four years.
For more information on ICM 2018, please see the link.
13 Apr
Mr ZHAO Quan (PhD student, 2013 cohort) and Mr Ang Yan Sheng (Undergraduate student, 2015 cohort) have been selected to participate in the 5th Heidelberg Laureate Forum, to be held from September 23 to 29, 2017 in Heidelberg, Germany. About 200 highly talented young researchers will participate in the forum.
13 Mar
A/P Victor Tan has been elected as the President of the Singapore Mathematical Society (SMS). Other key members of the SMS Management Committee include Vice Presidents A/P Chan Song Heng (NTU), Professor Gan Wee Teck (NUS), Dr Hang Kim Hoo (Jurong Junior College), and Honorary Secretary Dr Tang Wee Kee (NTU).
07 Mar
Congratulations to A/P Victor Tan for winning an Annual Teaching Excellence Award (ATEA) for AY2015/2016. The award is given by the University to recognize faculty members who have demonstrated a very high level of commitment to, and achievement of, good teaching.
17 Feb
Congratulations to Dr ZHANG Louxin on his promotion to Professor, with retrospective effect from 1 January 2017.
13 Jan
Professor SHEN Zuowei has been elected as a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, for contributions to approximation theory, wavelet theory, and image processing. The Fellows of the American Mathematical Society program recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. The list of 2017 Class of the Fellows of the AMS is here.
05 Jan
Congratulations to Dr REN Weiqing on his promotion to Professor and Dr WANG Fei on his promotion to Senior Lecturer, both effective from 1 January 2017.

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