Honoring Dr. Rudy Horne

Dec. 21, 2017

Dr. Rudy Horne was a highly respected and beloved community member and educator who touched the lives of many. Since his recent passing, those who knew him have mourned his loss but have reflected on and celebrated his great accomplishments and contributions to the academic world. At the University of...

APPM Welcomes New Postdoctoral Research Associate

Oct. 11, 2017

Farhad Pourkamali Anaraki is a new face in the Applied Mathematics Department. After receiving both his M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and Ph.D. at CU Boulder, he has recently accepted an opportunity to return to the University as a Postdoctoral Research Associate. He is excited to join the department because...

Association for Women in Mathematics Works to Break Boundaries and Changes the Ratio

Oct. 5, 2017

After members of the Applied Mathematics Department at CU felt like there was a lack of resources and representation for women within the department, a group of women coordinated with administration in order to positively impact the lives of students and faculty. The Association for Women in Mathematics was founded...

 Daniel Appelö Joins APPM Department as an Associate Professor

Sept. 28, 2017

Daniel Appelö was recently hired as associate professor in the Applied Mathematics department at the University of Colorado Boulder. Originally from Sweden, he was drawn to Colorado because of its natural beauty and culture. He also admired CU for its prestigious numerical analysis program. He is excited to be joining...

APPM Takes on the Buffalo Bicycle Classic

Sept. 20, 2017

The Buffalo Bicycle Classic is an annual bicycle race and fundraising effort to help students in severe financial need achieve their goals of a higher education in the college of arts and sciences. Since 2003, the BBC has raised over 3 million dollars in scholarship money for in-state students. On...

Q and A with Erin Ellefsen, a recent addition to the APPM graduate program

Sept. 11, 2017

Q: Why did you choose to attend graduate school? A: My interest in applied math and the career paths available after graduate school compelled me to attend. I also felt like there was much more to learn after undergraduate, as I just scratched the surface of many subjects I was...

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