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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 1st November 2019

Mathematics Department Professor elected fellow of the American Mathematical Society

Professor Helena Nussenzveig Lopes of the Mathematics Department has been elected fellow of the American Mathematical Society (AMS).

More information about new members of the AMS can be found here.


Saturday 3rd August 2019

Timetables 2019-2

The timetables of classes offered by the Department of Mathematics during the semester 2019-2 are now available.

Bacharelado and Licenciatura of the Mathematics Institute.

Licenciatura of the Mathematics Institute (evening classes).

Calculus and other service classes.


Wednesday 1st May 2019

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

The mathematics department has the honour of having one of its staff selected in the second 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. Renato Ferreira de Velloso Vianna was one of 24 candidates selected by the Instituto Serrapilheira for this prestigious grant.

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