April 16, 2018
How do viruses spread or how to model liquidity? Among many other fundamental topics in everyday life or high-level mathematics, this question was in focus at the Workshop on Differential Equations at CEU April 4-6. The workshop grew out of the School in Differential Equations of Professor Gheorghe Morosanu, former head of CEU’s Department of Mathematics and its Applications.
March 2, 2018
A group of mathematicians, computational social scientists and network scientists including CEU's Roberta Sinatra and Albert-Laszlo Barabasi are among a group of researchers using big data to look at the practice of science itself. Those outside the scientific world might not know that research scientists' careers flourish or flounder based on getting citations in scientific journals.
December 6, 2017
Gabor Pete of the Alfred Renyi Institute of Mathematics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, who's also a visiting professor at CEU's Department of Mathematics and Its Applications, won a European research Council consolidator grant to carry out new research on noise sensitivity. The phenomenon that Pete will study originates in computer science, with applications from computational complexity theory to the design of computer chips.
March 28, 2017
CEU has launched the CEU Podcast in order to highlight research, student stories, cultural events, civic engagement activities and alumni updates. Join us every Monday as our host, CEU International Media Relations Manager Colleen Sharkey journeys inside and outside CEU to talk to faculty, students, alumni and Hungarian community members partnering with CEU.
March 8, 2017
CEU Assistant Professor Roberta Sinatra and Visiting CEU Professor Albert-Laszlo Barabasi are featured in this Phys.org article on the "science of science." https://phys.org/news/2017-03-discoveriesenabling-novelty.html
January 17, 2017
Dedicated volunteers are sought to participate in the January 20th session of the English Tutoring program for students of the Ambedkar Secondary School hosted at CEU.
December 19, 2016
The availability and analysis of big data open up enormous research opportunities, but is not without serious dangers, faculty concluded at "The Amazing Potential and the Dark Side of Big Data," a university-wide seminar held Dec. 7.
November 29, 2016
October 9, 2016
http://www.origo.hu/tudomany/20161009-a-program-a-kulonlegesen-tehetseges-fiatalok-kibontakozasi-lehetoseget-segiti-elo.html - Hungarian news portal origo.hu reports: Zsombor Kolman, student at CEU’s Department of Mathemetics and Its Applications, and a Junior Templeton Fellow, had the possibility to showcase his work at the Templeton Talks and Networking Day on Sept. 29.
September 26, 2016
At CEU’s 26th Academic Year Opening Ceremony on September 16, 2016, Provost/Pro-Rector Liviu Matei presented the 2016 CEU Award for Outstanding Research to Professor Gergely Harcos of the Department of Mathematics and its Applications for a co-authored paper that solves a fundamental problem on hyperbolic manifolds whose roots are in quantum mechanics and number theory.