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Department of Mathematics

Welcome to the web page of the Mathematics Department of the Mathematics Institute of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. The Mathematics Department offers undergraduate courses in its Bacharalado, its Licenciatura, as well as diverse service courses for other departments of the university. Together with the other departments of the Mathematics Institute, the Mathematics Department offers post-graduate programmes in Mathematics and Mathematical Teaching. The teaching staff of the Mathematics Institute is actively involved in mathematical research and outreach programmes. The excellence of our researchers provides a fertil academic atmosphere with strong interactions with the international mathematical community.

News & Announcements

Friday 22nd December 2017

Selective process for Professor Adjunto - Deadline 6th Feb 2018

The Mathematics Department is opening 7 tenure track positions. The deadline for applications is 6th February 2018.

More information may be found (in portuguese) on the website of PR4.

Thursday 21st December 2017

The Mathematics Department represented the first call for grants by the Instituto Serrapilheira

The mathematics department has the honour of having one of its staff selected in the first public call for grants of the Instituto Serrapilheira. The Instituto Serrapilheira is a private, nonprofit institution created in 2017 to promote science and increase its visibility and impact in Brazil. Prof. Cecília Salgado was one of 65 candidates selected amongst the 1955 proposals received by the Instituto Serrapilheira.

More information about the results of the first public call for grants of the Institute Serrapilheira may be found here.

Thursday 20th July 2017

The Mathematics Department represented in the International Congress of Mathematics.

The Mathematics Department has the honour of having two of its staff selected to speak in the thematic sessions of the International Congress of Mathematics (ICM). Prof. Helena Nussenzveig Lopes and Prof. Tatiana Roque will speak respectively in the Partial Differential Equations and History of Mathematics thematic sessions.

A complete list of speakers for the ICM can be found here.