AfterMath Magazine - Fall 2018
AfterMath presents the stories of the Department of Mathematics.
Message from the Chair
A Love for Puzzles
Elena Cherkaev, professor and director of graduate studies for the Math Department, has always enjoyed solving logical paradoxes, and she believes mathematics is full of such intellectual challenges. She is also interested in linguistics, philosophy, and art history.
Math and Neuroscience
Alla Borisyuk, associate professor of mathematics and the department’s director of undergraduate studies, has always been “good at math” and fascinated with the brain.