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Mathematics News and Events

Department of Mathematics has a job opening for a tenure track position as Assistant Professor beginning in the Fall 2020.

Prof. Kathryn Hess, The École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, will speak on Topological insights in neuroscience on Tuesday, October 22 from 4-5 in Science Hall, room 102.

Past News and Events

Dr. Ciprian Borcea spent the 2018-19 academic year as a Radcliffe Fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study of Harvard University.

Dr. Ahmad Mojiri gave an invited talk on minimal prime ideals in non-commutative rings at the University of Isfahan on January 14, 2019.

Professor Ciprian Borcea lectures on "Auxetic deformations and elliptic curves" at the Workshop on Topology: Identifying Order in Complex Systems, at Rutgers University, Hill Center 705, on Saturday, April 1, 2017, 11:30 AM.

Mathematics professor returns from assignment at Princeton
Rider professor Tony Bahri collaborates with some of the world’s best mathematicians

Dr. Ciprian S. Borcea serves in the Program Committee of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications Conference on MATHEMATICS OF ROBOTICS, to be held at ST. ANNE'S COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD, UK in September 9-11, 2015.

Dr. Alexander Dimca, University of Nice, France and the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ: Mathematical Lecture: " Curves, surfaces and polynomials", November 14, 2014, Sweigart Hall 115, 10:20-11:20 AM.

Princeton-Rider Workshop on Homotopy Theory and Toric Spaces

Dr. Ciprian Borcea will attend the 30th Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry (SoCG 2014) to be held in Kyoto, Japan (June 8-11, 2014) and lecture about his work with Dr. Ileana Streinu on "Liftings and stresses for planar periodic frameworks". 

Dr. Anthony Bahri is an organizer of a satellite workshop of the International Congress of Mathematicians, Seoul 2014. The workshop (August 7-11, 2014) addresses the topic of "Topology of torus actions and applications to geometry and combinatorics". View the poster for more information.

Dr. Soumen Sarkar, University of Regina, Canada: The volume of n-dimensional sphere, Tuesday, April 29th, Science Room 102, 5:00-6:00 PM

In January, Prof. Anthony Bahri was an invited speaker at the international conference "Toric Topology 2014" in Osaka, Japan.

The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, which has the prestige of being the worlds's first scientifi c journal, published in series A, Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, February 13, 2014; 372 (2008), a paper of Prof. Ciprian Borcea, Rider University and Prof. Ileana Streinu, Smith College, on "Frameworks with crystallographic symmetry".

On February 28, 2014, Dr. Lance Miller, University of Arkansas, a collaborator and guest of Department member Dr. Jason McCullough, gave a lecture on "How singular a curve can be?".

On March 13, Prof. Ciprian Borcea lectured on "Periodic pseudotriangulations", in the Algebraic Topology Seminar of Princeton University. The Seminar is organized by Prof. Willian Browder of Princeton University and Rider's own Prof. Anthony Bahri.

On April 4, a Scientific Symposium on "Mathematical models with applications in crystallography and protein structure", organzied by Prof. Ciprian Borcea at Rider University, attracted students and faculty to three lectures delivered by Prof. Ileana Streinu, Smith College, Prof. George Phillips, Rice University and Prof. Ciprian Borcea.