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Integer Linear Programming by Kristina Armitage-Lede
January 30, 2024
Integer linear programming can help find the answer to a variety of real-world problems. Now researchers have found a much faster way to do it. Thomas Rothvoss, in collaboration with Victor Reis of the Institute for Advanced Study, published their paper The Subspace Flatness Conjecture and Faster Integer Programming which ... Read more
 Cynthia Vinzant
November 2, 2023
Cynthia Vinzant is among the forty mathematical scientists from around the world who have been named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2024. The Fellows program, in its twelfth year, recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. 
Cynthia Vinzant
July 21, 2023
Gunther Uhlmann and Cynthia Vinzant received the ... Read more
Thomas Rothvoss
May 19, 2023
The 2023 Gödel Prize is awarded to Thomas Rothvoss for his paper "The matching polytope has exponential extension complexity." He shares this award with Samuel Fiorini, Serge Massar, Sebastian Pokutta, Hans Raj Tiwary and Ronald de Wolf for their paper "Exponential Lower Bounds for Polytopes in Combinatorial Optimization." The Gödel... Read more
Gunther Uhlmann
May 2, 2023
The National Academy of Sciences announced the election of 120 members and 23 international members in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Gunther Uhlmann was a recipient of this honor. Established by an Act of Congress, signed by President Abraham Lincoln in 1863, the NAS is charged with providing independent, objective advice to the nation on matters related... Read more
Lilia Chebbi
April 20, 2023
UW Math undergrad, Lilia Chebbi, is among the Husky 100, an honor given to 100 undergraduate and graduate students from all three UW campuses who are actively involved in applying what they learn to make a difference on campus, as well as, in their communities. Speaking on her experience at UW, Chebbi says "Throughout my time at the UW, I combined mathematical and technical studies with Interdisciplinary Honors to fulfill my... Read more
Jan Buzek
April 10, 2023
Jan Buzek and Nuria Alina Chandra are among this year's Goldwater... Read more
Jarod Alper
March 7, 2023
Congratulations to Jarod Alper who was named a 2023 Simons Fellow in Mathematics! The fellowships are part of the New York-based Simons Foundation’s efforts to advance the frontiers of research in mathematics, theoretical physics, and theoretical computer science. Simons Fellows programs provide funds to faculty to extend their sabbaticals for up to a semester. Previous departmental... Read more