Professor Christian Genest - recipient of the 2024 Lise Manchester Award from The Statistical Society of Canada (SSC)


Professor Christian Genest is one of the three recipients of the 2024 Lise Manchester Award from The Statistical Society of Canada (SSC).

Published: 4 Jun 2024

Professor Henri Darmon named Guggenheim Fellow (2024)

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced their 2024 fellows, which includes one faculty member from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Professor Henri Darmon.

Published: 15 Apr 2024

Real Data and Real Solutions in MATH 527

On a cloudy afternoon this past December, a group of McGill students gathered in a downtown Montréal boardroom to give a data science presentation to Citera, a sustainability analytics company. This presentation wasn’t for an internship or any other extracurricular activity – it was part of one of McGill’s newest and most innovative courses: MATH 527, Statistical Data Science Practicum.

Published: 3 Apr 2024

Ed Doolittle and Panel on March 14th

Published: 5 Mar 2024

Asha Basu and Antoine Labelle – Winners of the 2023 William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition


Asha Basu and Antoine Labelle were ranked in the top 100 receiving the accolade of Honorable Mention in the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, a preeminent mathematics competition for undergraduate students in the United States and Canada.

Published: 29 Feb 2024

Courtney Y. Paquette receives 2024 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

It is a great pleasure to announce that our colleague Courtney Paquette has been named a 2024 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Computer Science.

Machine learning relies heavily on probabilistic optimization algorithms.

While machine learning papers are written at a staggering rate, there is much less foundational mathematical work that addresses the success of machine learning.

Published: 27 Feb 2024

Ryan O’Loughlin (Université Laval)

Title: Symmetric Tensor Products: An Operator Theory Approach

Published: 2 Feb 2024

TA Award (Fall 2023)


Dear Students and Fellow Colleagues,

It gives me great pleasure to announce the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award winners for the Fall 2023 term.

Congratulations to Gabriel Crudele (MATH 356), Shereen Elaidi (MATH 133), Christopher Karpinski (MATH 235), and Aaron Shalev (MATH 242).

Published: 22 Jan 2024

Robin Khanfir (McGill)

TITLE / TITRE The Horton-Strahler number and the Brownian tree ABSTRACT / RÉSUMÉ

Published: 21 Nov 2023

Prof. Dave Stephens part of groundbreaking study on SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence in Canada, 2020-2023

Read the article, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal:

Published: 25 Aug 2023
Abstract oil painting. Image by the Faculty of Science with assistance from DALL-E 2.

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