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Letter from the Director

Welcome to the Center for Applied Mathematics!

Welcome to the Center for Applied Mathematics (CAM), which administers the graduate Field of Applied Mathematics. As the Director, I'm very proud of our students, more than 90 superb faculty and staff, and feel this is a fantastic place to pursue graduate study in applied math.

Our program is exceptionally flexible and interdisciplinary, with a friendly atmosphere, and more than eighty superb faculty in areas ranging from

Alexander Vladimirsky
  • mathematical biology
  • probability theory
  • nonlinear dynamics
  • numerical analysis
  • network theory
  • optimization
  • mathematical finance
  • signal processing
  • mathematical physics
  • game theory

and the list goes on.

The program has received national and international acclaim, such as being ranked #4 in applied math by the National Research Council (2010). View a video about our program that aired at the International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics - ICIAM 2011. As a Cornell graduate student in applied mathematics, you will find a culture of respect and a warm, collegial atmosphere that encourages you to excel.

To apply, please fill out the application at the Cornell University Graduate School web site. To learn more about our program, you can continue to our Academics section.

Alexander Vladimirsky
Professor, Mathematics