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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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Stony Brook ranked 4th in the country among applied mathematics undergraduate programs by "USA Today", July 21, 2015 issue

Professor Matthew Reuter's paper published in ACS Nano

AMS Ph.D. student, Na Zhang, invited with full financial support to attend prestigious XSEDE15 Conference

AMS Professor Xiaolin Li awarded DURIP grant from ARO

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
"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

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 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