How Math tracks the Coronavirus

Much of the discussion about the coronavirus comes from mathematical models about how we expect the coronavirus to behave.  Professor Jordan Ellenberg has been discussing mathematical models of coronavirus in several online forums. Slate podcast …

Faculty Focus: Vadim Gorin

Vadim Gorin, who recently joined the UW-Madison Department of Mathematics, seeks to obtain precise mathematical descriptions for very large random systems. He is looking forward to teaching students that math is “interesting, unpredictable and beautiful.” Read …