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Mathematics Department

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Welcome to the University of Tennessee Department of Mathematics

The department's mission is the discovery and dissemination of pure and applied mathematics, including, but not limited to, algebra, analysis, differential geometry, mathematical ecology, numerical analysis, ordinary and partial differential equations, probability, scientific computing, and topology.

Our faculty publish numerous books and research articles and regularly present their research at major conferences and symposia. Many hold research grants from national agencies and several serve on editorial boards for journals and as officers in important mathematical and scientific organizations. We teach a complete spectrum of mathematics courses. We offer a comprehensive undergraduate program, a nationally recognized honors program for undergraduates, and several graduate programs leading to masters and doctoral degrees. Many of our faculty have won teaching awards. Our service to the community includes running the annual UT/Pro2Serve Math Contest for high school students, and hosting Barrett Lectures and other conferences.

Upcoming Events

  • Spring Break, March 16-20
  • Spring Recess, Friday, April 3
  • Honors Day Reception, Thursday, April 16
  • Classes End, Friday, April 24
  • Study Day, Monday, April 27
  • Final Exams, Tues. - Tues, April 28-30, May 1, 4-5

Departmental News

Graduate Teaching Assistantship deadline February 1 for fall 2015.

New entering PhD students, apply for a Chancellor's Fellowship..see more...

UT Inclement Weather - Open/Close Schedule

UT Pro2Serve Math Contest

Congratulations to Professor David Anderson who has been awarded a College of Arts & Sciences Teaching Award. Congratulations to Kevin Sukanek who has been awarded the College of Arts & Sciences Award for Outstanding Teaching by a Non-tenure Track Faculty Member. Congratulations to Professor Remus Nicoara for receiving an Arts & Science Advising Award. Congratulations to Professors Vasilis Maroulas and Steve Wise on receiving the College of Arts & Sciences Convocation Research Awards.

Honors Day 2014 Program & Photos

Mathematics Department
Strategic Plan

Awards & Announcements