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Department Facts

• 35 Core and Affiliated Faculty
• 295 Graduate Students
• 110 B.S.'s, 55 M.S.'s, and 18 Ph.D.'s annually
• Ranked 7th best applied math program in the country by
Chronicle of Higher Education
• Highest percentage of math B.S.'s (5%) of any U.S. public
• Faculty average $150,000 a year in external grants

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AMS Professor Zhenhua Liu receives NSF grant to conduct research on Cloud Data Centers

AMS Professors Song Wu and Wei Zhu, part of multidisciplinary team, receive five year, $3.5 million NIH grant

AMS Professor Thomas MacCarthy receives $1.1 million NIH grant on High-throughput Informatics for Antibodies

AMS Professor Xiaolin Li receives grant from Army Research Office on Computational Methods for Parachute Air Delivery

AMS undergraduates Joseph Fonanilla and Brandon Sanchez recipients of Traveler's Scholarship Award for 2015

AMS alum and adjunct faculty member, Dr. Barbara Nemesure, Professor in the SBU Department of Preventive Medicine, is appointed Program Leader for Cancer Prevention and Director of Research for the Lung Cancer Program
AMS Ph.D. students Li Zhang and Na Zhang selected to present at SuperComputing 2014!

"Pizza with the Professor" seminar series

We mourn the loss of Reginald P. Tewarson, Emeritus Professor http://www.ams.sunysb.edu/~tewarson/tewarson-homepage.html

Distinguished Professor Eugene Feinberg honored at 3rd Rutgers Applied Probability Conference on June 6 - 7, 2014

Bakhtavar Hagedorn recipient of 2014 Provost's Outstanding Lecturer Award

Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Lab. will receive $1M as part of Governor Cuomo's recently announced $83M award to the Long Island Regional Economic Development Council

Professor Joseph Mitchell awarded Distinguished Professorship

Professor Robert Rizzo, Dr. William Joseph Allen and Dr. Trent Balius and Stony Brook Researchers Receive $3.8 Million NIH Grant to Develop Drugs for Pain, Inflammation

Professor David Green named "Education Fellow in the Life Sciences" by the National Academies

Stony Brook ranked in top 10 Applied Mathematics Departments by NRC study. Survey places Applied Mathematics among the very top of best-paid college majors