On April 17 Fatin Alawam successfully defended her Ph.D. thesis Subsurface parameter estimation in oilfield modeling. Her studies were directed by Dr. I. Knowles.
Fast-track student Jarrod Hicks scored among the top 25% of participants on the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, considered to be one of the most prestigious mathematics examination in the world. UAB's Putnam team is sponsored by Profs. Jung and Simanyi. The competition is held once a year in December.
Ph.D. student Alzaki Fadlallah and Fast-track student Alexandra Fry won Best Lecture Award and Best Undergraduate Poster Award, respectively, at the 39th SIAM-SEAS conference held March 20-22 at UAB. Congratulations.
Ph.D. students Alzaki Fadlallah and Caleb Moxley won first and second place, respectively, at the 2015 Graduate Student Research Days. Congratulations.
Terrence Muthoka, Jessica Barnett, and Rachel Ejem were chosen as the department's Outstanding PhD Student, Outstanding Master's Student, and Outstanding Undergraduate Student, respectively. Congratulations to all.
Math and neuroscience major Hriday Bhambhvani won first place for his poster at the Undergraduate Research Competition in Biological Sciences at the 92nd Annual Meeting of the Alabama Academy of Sciences hosted recently by the University of West Alabama.
On January 21 Alzaki Fadlallah successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis Elliptic Equations and Systems with Nonlinear Boundary Conditions. His studies were directed by Dr. M. Nkashama.