The Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics (AMS) prepares the next generation of mathematical and statistical scientists to be leaders in a world driven by increasingly complex technology and challenges. Our department is at the forefront of research in mathematical and statistical methods that are used to address the opportunities and challenges of the future.
AMS offers Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Computational and Applied Mathematics and Statistics. The department prides itself on being highly interdisciplinary with ties to on-campus and national research centers and laboratories.
Our faculty engages in research in a range of areas including:
- Uncertainty Quantification
- Mathematical Biology
- STEM Education and Assessment
- Scientific Computing
- Spatial and Multivariate Statistics
- Computational PDEs and Integral Equations
- Wave Phenomena
- Multiscale Analysis and Simulation