Welcome to Applied Mathematics
The Department of Applied Mathematics has 25 faculty members and over 70 graduate students. We offer undergraduate plans in Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Physics that attract outstanding students. The wide range of interdisciplinary research being undertaken in the department provides a stimulating environment for our graduate program.
The department has research programs in
- Control and Dynamical Systems (including differential equations)
- Fluid Mechanics
- Mathematical Medicine and Biology
- Mathematical Physics
- Scientific Computing
Please take a look at the short video below highlighting some of the department's research in mathematical medicine/biology and fluid mechanics.
University of Waterloo Dept. of Applied Mathematics researchers are discussing how their work helps to build tools used to tackle a broad range of problems that affect us all.
- Sep. 8, 2021
The Faculty of Mathematics has named Kirsten Morris as one of its Research Chairs for the 2021-2022 academic year.
The award recognizes exceptional scholarly achievement and outstanding contributions to a field of knowledge. Some of the most prolific scholars in the Faculty of Mathematics have held Research Chairs, and Morris continues the trend of excellence.
- Sep. 2, 2021
The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) recently awarded Anita Layton with one of its 2021 fellowships.
- Aug. 25, 2021
Researchers in applied mathematics are part of a team developing technologies that use acoustic waves to target and destroy cancerous tumours.
- Sep. 23, 2021
- Sep. 24, 2021
AMATH-Grad Students (MS Teams)