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Are Facebook And Twitter Ruining Our Lives?

CAM Professor Steven Strogatz comments on the negative aspects social media can create in life.

To chase prey, tiger beetles do a superfast dance

If a tiger beetle drew a line as it chased its next meal, the resulting pattern would be a tangled...

Field member Christine Shoemaker named 2014 SIAM Fellow

Christine Shoemaker is among 32 SIAM members recognized as Fellows of the society for making...

CAM Program

The range of possibilities for graduate study in Cornell’s Center for Applied Mathematics encompasses the areas of specialization of all of the faculty members in the field, who current number more than eighty. The faculty members are drawn from fourteen departments in the College of Engineering, the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management. There is opportunity for further diversification on the choice of minor subjects.

Research

Research in the Center for Applied Mathematics at Cornell covers an extremely broad range of topics. Our research includes algorithms, dynamical systems, mathematical finance, fluid mechanics, mathematical biology, mathematical physics, numerical analysis, optimization, probability and stochastic processes and communications technology. Because of the nature of CAM, the research takes on a collaborative approach with faculty from many different academic areas, allowing our students to draw on resources from a variety of disciplines and departments in developing their particular programs of study.

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Expand Your Horizons a huge success

CAM plays key role in annual Expand Your Horizons conference with more than 500 girls from 7th-9th grade in attendance.

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