Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Student Drew Horton Won OR/MS Tomorrow Contest

Jan. 19, 2023

Drew Horton won first prize for the recent OR/MS Tomorrow mini poster competition . His poster is titled, ``The Impact of Considering Equity in Optimization for Urban Planning.” This equity related research was advised by Emily Speakman. The OR/MS Tomorrow mini poster competition, supported by the Seth Bonder Foundation, seeks...

Math's New Mural Inspired by Department Reseach

Sept. 9, 2022

The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences at now has its own mural in the office suite in Student Commons Building. The artist Drew Horton, PhD student in the department, completed the design in Spring and the painting over two weeks in Summer. Each section represents a research group in...

Troy Butler Costal Hazards Research Awarded $375,400 by the NSF

July 14, 2022

Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Associate Professor Troy Butler was recently awarded $375,400 by the National Science Foundation for the project, " Advancing the Data-to-Distribution Pipeline for Scalable Data-Consistent Inversion to Quantify Uncertainties in Coastal Hazards ” Coastal hazards are a persistent threat to citizenry, industry, and governments worldwide. Of particular...

Florian Pfender Receives NSF Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences Award

June 16, 2022

Congrats to Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Professor Florian Pfender for receiving an NSF Focused Research Groups in the Mathematical Sciences award. The title of the award is " Generalized Turan Problems ." This is a collaboration with University of Illinois and Iowa State University. The CU Denver award is $370,085.

Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Department Represented at 2022 COMAP Mathematical Contest in Modeling

June 16, 2022

The Consortium for Mathematics and its Applications (COMAP) is pleased to announce the results of the 38th annual Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM). Honorable Mention (top 30%) went to CU Denver’s ICB-CAU Xu Yilei, Xu Tianyang, and Xu Luru for “ Problem C: Trading Strategies .” This problem had over...

Access to High Performance Computing Resources for Research

May 11, 2022

CLAS faculty and students are invited to use the NSF funded High Performance Computing cluster Alderaan. The cluster, funded by NSF grant 2019089 CC* Compute: Accelerating Science and Education by Campus and Grid Computing , already has users from several departments. Interested faculty can fill the form linked at this...

A Great Achievement in Research Rankings for Jan Mandel

March 3, 2022

Mathematical and Statistical Sciences Professor Jan Mandel recently ranked 880 in a list of Top Mathematics Scientists on . This is a world-wide, life-time ranking. Mandel has 100 publications and an H index of 42 (total number of citations of all his publications is 9,173).

3MT Award for Adelle Price

Nov. 25, 2021

The Department of Mathematical and Statistical Science is pleased to announce that Statistics MS student Adelle Price won the campus' 3-minute talk (3MT) competition that took place earlier this month. Price presented a talk titled, “Bridging the Diversity Gap in Human Genetic Studies,” which is mentored by Audrey Hendricks as...

Alum Ian Arriaga-MacKenzie Received Prestigious 2021 C.W. Cotterman Award

Sept. 17, 2021

Ian Arriaga-MacKenzie is a University of Colorado Denver BS Mathematics graduate, a CU Denver MS Stats graduate, a EUReCA! workstudy recipient, a UROP recipient, and a former member of the Hendricks Lab . Now a PhD student in Biostatistics at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, he won for the...

Asadi-Zeydabadi and Lodwick Publishing COVID Outbreak Data Analysis

Aug. 19, 2021

Professor Weldon Lodwick, Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, and CTT Professor of Physics Masoud Asadi-Zeydabadi recently published, “ Analysis of COVID-19 pandemic in USA, using Topological Weighted Centroid ,” in Computers in Biology and Medicine . They analyzed COVID-19 outbreaks using data-driven intelligent geographical dynamical systems that models disease...