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Rica G. Panganiban, 1935 – 2023

The Institute of Mathematics mourns the passing of beloved former faculty member, Rica G. Panganiban, on August 26, 2023. Professor Panganiban joined UP as Assistant Instructor in 1955 upon graduation from the BS Mathematics program and was appointed Professor in 1993. She dedicated her whole professional life of 46 years to the University until retirement… Continue reading

Math Elective Course Offerings for 1st Semester AY 2023-24

The Institute of Mathematics will be offering the following Math 197 (Special Topics) courses for the 1st Semester AY 2023-24. Math 197 THU: Introduction to Coding Theory This course is an introduction to linear codes, one of the main classes of error-correcting codes. Introduced in the 1940s, error-correcting codes are used in the reliable transmission… Continue reading

Removal Examinations of Math Courses (Midyear 2023)

The removal examinations for Math courses will be administered on 30 August 2023 (Wednesday), 1 – 3 PM, at the Institute of Mathematics Building. Room assignments will be posted at the entrance of the building. Students must be registered during the midyear term to be eligible to take the removal exam. Secure a removal exam… Continue reading

Undergraduate Colloquium for Midyear 2023

You are all invited to attend the Undergraduate Colloquium to be held on 23 August (Wednesday), 9:00 AM – 12:20 PM. This is a face-to-face event to be held at the Institute of Mathematics Building, MB 118. You can download a copy of the program through the following link: http://bit.ly/IMUndergradColloqMidyear2023. Refer to the table below… Continue reading

2023 International Algebra Conference in the Philippines Awardees

The Institute of Mathematics congratulates Nathaniel Nollen and Anjelo Gabriel Cruz on their outstanding achievements at the 2023 International Algebra Conference in the Philippines. Nathaniel Nollen received the Best Oral Presentation award for his talk on “A Problem Regarding the Conjugates of Quaternionic Algebraic Integers.” Anjelo Gabriel Cruz received the Best Poster Presentation award for… Continue reading

IMath Seminar: Dr. Ramla Abdellatif and Paul Rabiot

You are all invited to a seminar featuring talks from two visiting researchers: Dr. Ramla Abdellatif and Mr. Paul Rabiot. This is an in-person event and it will be held on Friday, August 18, 2023, 2:00 PM at the Math Building Conference Room. Dr. Ramla Abdellatif (Université de Picardie Jules Verne)Title: An introduction to \(p\)-modular… Continue reading