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### Two GC Professors Named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society for 2014

Doctoral faculty members Michael Handel (Prof., Lehman, Mathematics) and Victor Pan (Dist. Prof., Lehman, Computer Science, Mathematics) have been appointed Fellows of the American Mathematical... Read more

### Faculty Book: Martin Moskowitz

*Fixed Point Theorems and Their Applications*

(World Scientific, 2013)

Read more### Four Prominent Scholars Join GC Central Faculty

The Graduate Center is delighted to announce the appointment of four prominent scholars who will join the central faculty in Fall 2013: theoretical physicist Vijay Balasubramanian, mathematician... Read more

### Four Campus Faculty Join the Mathematics Program in spring 2013

Professors David R. Finston (Brooklyn)), W. Patrick Hooper (CCNY), Bianca Santoro (CCNY), and Christian Wolf (CCNY) joined the doctoral faculty in Mathematics in spring 2013. Read more

### Three Math Faculty Invited to Speak at the International Congress of Mathematicians

Professors Jeremy Kahn, Olga Kharlampovich and Adjunct Professor Alexei Myasnikov have been invited to lecture in August at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Seoul, South Korea. Read more

### Math Alum and Math Professor Coauthor Book

Ioannis Farmakis (Mathematics, 2009), who teaches at St. Francis College, Brooklyn, coauthored with Martin Moskowitz (Prof. Emer., GC, Mathematics) Fixed Point Theorems and Their Applications (World... Read more

### Mathematics Ph.D. Candidates Win Prestigious Postdocs

Joseph Hirsh, a doctoral candidate in mathematics, received an NSF postdoc at MIT. He will be working with Clark Barwick on the relationship between deformation theory and algebraic K-theory,... Read more

### AMS Designates Five Mathematics Doctoral Faculty Members as Fellows

Five members of the doctoral faculty in mathematics have been named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2013, the program’s initial year: Assistant Professor Jason Behrstock;... Read more

### Alexander Gamburd appointed to the Graduate Center

Presidential Professor, Ph.D. Program in Mathematics Alexander Gamburd joins the faculty as Presidential Professor of mathematics. He specializes in spectral problems in number theory,... Read more

### Mathematics: Student Honors, Awards, Publications, and Other Activities

Gabriel Drummond-Cole (Mathematics) has successfully defended his dissertation this spring under John Terilla (Asst. Prof., Queens, Mathematics). His dissertation is entitled “Homotopy Batalin... Read more