Welcome to the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

Information for first semester students To give all first semester students of Mathematics & Computer Science a good start, an information event of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science will take place On Monday, September 20,…

Semesterstart am 20. September 2021

Wir heissen alle neuen Student*innen und SAV-Hörer*innen herzlich willkommen im Masterstudium Actuarial Science.

Malte Helmert elected Fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence

Prof. Dr. Malte Helmert from the University of Basel was elected a Fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence. The Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), founded in 1979, is…

Chiara Saffirio receives the IUPAP Young Scientist Prize

At the International Congress on Mathematical Physics (ICMP) in Geneva, Prof. Dr. Chiara Saffirio was awarded the Young Scientist Prize of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP) «for her important contributions towards…

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Wiederholungsprüfungen FS 2021 (Prof. Dr. Michael Merz)

___________________________________________________________________________ Beide Wiederholungsprüfungen finden zu derselben Zeit in demselben Raum statt. ___________________________________________________________________________ …

6/28 - Perfect Number Day

A fun fact for some, a reason to celebrate for others - June 28th is considered the (mathematically) most perfect day there is. Why June 28th? Natural numbers whose divisors add up to themselves are considered perfect numbers. Both 6…

Dr. Aurélien Lucchi appointed Assistant Professor for Data Analytics Systems

Dr. Aurélien Lucchi is to become the new Assistant Professor of Data Analytics Systems at Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. Dr. Aurélien Lucchi has been appointed Assistant Professor (with tenure track) of Data Analytics…

Gabriel Dill – Magician of an abstract universe

For the Matura, he wrote a satire on Berlusconi – in Latin. And for his dissertation, which was awarded the Prix Schläfli, he chose a field that is rather exotic even for insiders: Diophantine geometry. Gabriel Dill likes it a little…

Mittelfristiger Lehrplan Actuarial Science HS 2021 ist online

Das Vorlesungsverzeichnis der Universität Basel für das Herbstsemester 2021 wurde heute aufgeschaltet. Gleichzeitig wurde auch der aktualisierte Mittelfristige Lehrplan Masterstudium Actuarial Science publiziert: >…

Celebrating Women in Mathematics

Every year, Maryam Mirzakhani's birthday is a festive occasion to celebrate Women in Mathematics as well as their contributions. Since 2018, the Day of Women in Mathematics has been celebrated on May 12th. The date goes back to the…