The Department of Mathematics at Cornell University is a world leader in graduate and undergraduate mathematics education, and mathematical research. The 43 tenured and tenure-track faculty represent a broad spectrum of current mathematical research, while a lively graduate student population represents the global reach of department.

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## Twelve new Klarman Fellows to pursue innovative, timely research in A&S

This fifth cohort of Klarman Fellows is the largest since the program was launched in 2019.

Read more## Hubbard among the first mathematicians to show "connectivity" of the Mandelbrot set

Professor John Hubbard, one of the first mathematicians to study the famed Mandelbrot set, was also among the first to discover the fractal was "connected."

Read more## How math can improve fairness in elections, redistricting

A mathematician who has advised states and litigants on redistricting legislation will explore in an upcoming lecture whether race-blind, computational approaches to law and policy can improve fairness.

Read more## Cornell’s ’24-25 Schwarzman Scholars named

A&S young alumni are among this year’s group of 150 scholars, who are from 43 countries and 114 universities. Schwarzman Scholars, an international program, nurtures a network of future global leaders.

Read more## Math professors honored as AMS fellows

Two professors in the Department of Mathematics were recently named fellows in the American Mathematical Society.

Read more## December A&S graduates share stories of growth

EEB prof Michelle Smith joins in on A&S celebration: The College hosted a new pre-graduation reception in the Groos Family Atrium of Klarman Hall for December graduates and their families. "The A&S reception provided an amazing opportunity to meet students and their friends and families, learn about...

Read more## For the joy of x, y, and z

With Professor Strogatz helping to lead the charge, the Math 101 initiative will attempt to decrease disparities, democratize the subject and better prepare young people to solve math problems.

Read more### Department of Mathematics Events

## Math Explorers Club (1/27/2024, 2/3/2024, 3/2/2024, 3/9/2024)

## 2024 Cornell Julia Robinson Math Festival

## 2024 Kieval Lecture, Dept. of Mathematics

## Math Awareness Month Public Lecture

## Cornell Topology Festival (May 3-5, 2024)

## Undergraduate Program

Mathematics is the language of modern science; basic training in the discipline is essential for those who want to understand, as well as for those who want to take part in, the important scientific developments of our time.

## Graduate Program

The Department of Mathematics at Cornell University offers a rigorous graduate program, leading to the Ph.D. degree, that combines study and research opportunities under the direction of an internationally known faculty.