Department of Mathematics

Van Vleck Hall, 480 Lincoln Drive, Madison, WI


Welcome to UW Department of Mathematics

We are devoted to research and teaching, and want to spread our excitement about mathematics to the rest of the world.

As a diverse group, the Mathematics Department strives to foster an open and supportive community.  To learn more about our Climate and Diversity here.

Jerry Keisler's work is used to determine new information on infinities
A Stunning Year for Melanie Matchett Wood
Benedek Valko Named Simons Fellow
Women in the math department find strength in numbers
Dima Arinkin is named as Vilas Associate

Seeger awarded Humboldt Research Award

Andreas Seeger has been awarded the Humboldt Research Award by the  Humboldt Foundation. The award is granted in recognition of a researcher's entire achievements to date to academics whose fundamental discoveries, new theories, or insights have had a significant impact on their own discipline and who are expected to continue producing cutting-edge achievements in the future.  Congratulations, Andreas!


Seppalainen named as AMS Fellow

The American Mathematical Society has announced that Timo Seppalainen was named as a Fellow in the 2018.  The Fellows of the American Mathematical Society program recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics.  Timo was nominated for his contributions to probability.  Well deserved!


UW-Madison Department of Mathematics
Van Vleck Hall
480 Lincoln Drive
Madison, Wi  53706

(608) 263-3054

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