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International Day of Mathematics 2023

The Institute of Mathematics joined the celebration of the International Day of Mathematics, with help from the Institute of Mathematics Representatives (CSSC), UP Mathematics Club (UPMC) and UP Mathematics Majors’ Circle (UPMMC). During the course of Math Week, the students conducted an outreach program and posted infographics and videos about interesting math topics such as… Continue reading

Revised Diploma in Mathematics Program

The revised Diploma in Mathematics Program has been approved! The Diploma in Mathematics program is a one-year post-baccalaureate program primarily intended to provide non-mathematics major students adequate preparation for a master’s program in mathematics. More information here. Admission to this program is through the Graduate Office of the College of Science. Watch out for announcements… Continue reading

Cesar G. Tapia, 73

The Institute of Mathematics announces with deep sadness the passing of retired colleague Dr. Cesar G. Tapia at the age of 73. Dr. Tapia joined the Department of Mathematics in 1970 and retired with the rank of Professor 12 in 2012. He obtained BS Math (1970) and MS Math (1976) degrees from UP Diliman and… Continue reading

The Seven Year Dr. Concesa Milan-Baduel Professorial Chair in Mathematics

There are many ways children can honor their parents. Some would commission paintings of them, others would name house rooms or private roads after them. A few would start a professorial chair in their memory, as the Baduel siblings have done. The Dr. Concesa Milan-Baduel Professorial Chair in Mathematics is an award given to distinguished… Continue reading

Flor Cejalvo

With deep sadness, we announce the passing of Professor Flor Cejalvo. Professor Flor V. Cejalvo joined the Department of Mathematics as Instructor in 1955 and served as regular faculty member until retirement at age 65 as Professor 11 in 1998. She continued serving the University as Professorial Lecturer for five more years. She earned BS… Continue reading