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Department of Mathematical Sciences

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Stevens is a leader in the field of algebraic cryptography.

Indispensable to engineering and the sciences, mathematics plays a central role in academic life at Stevens and our department offers you the opportunity to explore this fascinating subject. 

In addition to being a leader in algebraic cryptography, our department has a strong research focus on group theory, including computational, combinatorial, and geometric group theory. 

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Our programs provide you with the foundational skills, knowledge, and research expertise to prepare for professional success.

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Group Theory Conference

The three-day conference, titled Groups and Computation: Interactions Between Geometric Group Theory, Computability and Computer Science, will be held June 14-16, 2023 in honor of the 80th birthday of department faculty member Robert Gilman.

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Learn About Our Research

Home to the Algebra and Cryptography Center which investigates and develops the mathematical underpinnings of cryptography and cybersecurity, our research strengths include algebraic cryptography, stochastic optimization, applied probability theory, and differential equations.

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2023 Stevens Mathematical Olympiad

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Department of Mathematical Sciences


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