Welcome

Mathematics is an amazing and beautiful intellectual creation, one of the human race's deepest endeavors. The world around us, and the future world we are creating, is woven through with mathematics — from the symmetry groups of Navajo weavings, to the airflow around a flapping bird’s wing, to the security of global computer networks. Topology, geometry, prime numbers, probability. Mathematics is full of unsolved problems and mind-bending concepts and the Mathematics Department at Dartmouth is a place to learn about and investigate these ideas.

We are located in Kemeny Hall. Please come visit.

The Major in Mathematics

The Major in Mathematical Data Science

Professor Peter Winkler's paper <cite>“The Sleeping Beauty Controversy”</cite>, in <a href='https://www.maa.org/press/periodicals/american-mathematical-monthly'>The American Mathematical Monthly</a>, Vol. 124 No. 7 (Aug-Sep 2017), was selected to appear in <cite>The Best Writing in Mathematics</cite>, Princeton University Press, 2018.
Professor Peter Winkler's paper “The Sleeping Beauty Controversy”, in The American Mathematical Monthly, Vol. 124 No. 7 (Aug-Sep 2017), was selected to appear in The Best Writing in Mathematics, Princeton University Press, 2018.
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FPSAC 2018

This summer the Math Department hosted the 30th International Conference on Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics. Over 230 participants from 25 different countries came to Hanover for a week full of lectures, two poster sessions, a local excursion, and a lobster banquet. Sergi Elizalde, chair of the organizing committee, would like to thank Tracy Moloney and Amy Potter for their invaluable help with the conference.

FPSAC 2018 group photo

Photo credit: Eli Burakian

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Upcoming Events: Feb 18–24, 2018

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Thursday, February 22
3:30 PM
 
Friday, February 23
3:30 PM
Math Colloquium
 

The Byrne Scholars Program

In honor of her late husband, insurance executive and philanthropist John J. (Jack) Byrne Jr., Dorothy Byrne of Etna, N.H., has committed $20 million to help Dartmouth attract and support the finest math students and professors.

All Dartmouth applicants will be considered for this special scholarship.

Math Faculty Positions

John Wesley Young Instructorship in Mathematics

Tenure Track position in Number Theory

Neukom Fellows opportunity

The Neukom Fellows program is an interdisciplinary postdoctoral program at Dartmouth that may provide another means of working with or being mentored by faculty in our department.