Recent Funding

Studie Entwicklungsstand Quantencomputer
Study development of quantum computer

PI: Rainer Steinwandt

Funding Agency: Saarland University (GER)
German Federal Office for Information Security

Linking Within-Host and Between-Host
Infectious Disease Dynamics

PI: Necibe Tuncer

Funding Agency: National Science Foundation

Emerging Side-Channel Resistant and
Resource-Friendly Elliptic Curve
Algorithms and Architectures 

PI: Reza Azarderakhsh/Co-PI: Koray Karabina

Funding Agency: US Army

Recent Publications

Subject-wise empirical likelihood
inference in partial linear models
for longitudinal data

Lianfen Qian, Suojin Wang

Computational Statistics & Data Analysis

On the Tucker Circles

Sandor Nagydobai Kiss, Paul Yiu

Forum Geometricorum

Connecting Orbits for Compact Infinite 

Dimensional Maps: Computer Assisted 
Proofs of Existence

R. de la Llave, J.D. Mireles James

SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems


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About the Department

We have forty faculty and fifty graduate students with interests in algebra and analysis, both pure and applied, combinatorics, geometry, cryptography, dynamical systems, control theory, foundations of mathematics, mathematical biology, probability and statistics, and mathematics education.

We offer a full complement of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. These include BA and BS degrees in mathematics; minors in mathematics and in statistics; certificate programs in actuarial science and in statistics; an honors program in mathematics; a combined BS/MS program; masters programs in mathematics (MS), applied mathematics and statistics (AMST), and teaching mathematics (MST); and a Ph.D. program in mathematics.

To learn more about our faculty and programs, explore our website.

Rainer Steinwandt
Professor & Chair
Department of Mathematical Sciences


The Mission of the Mathematical Sciences Department

The mission of the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Florida Atlantic University is to foster mathematical understanding.

We strive to provide first-rate undergraduate and graduate mathematics education to our students and to increase mathematical ability in the community at large.

We seek to advance the frontiers of mathematical knowledge by engaging in innovative research and attacking fundamental problems in mathematics.

We try to meet the needs of the local community through outreach projects, school visitation, and consultation in applications of mathematics.

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