Department of Mathematics


Graduate Faculty
  • Kathleen Cameron, PhD (Waterloo), Professor of Mathematics
  • G. (Joe) Campolieti, PhD (McGill), Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Yuming Chen, PhD (York), Professor of Mathematics
  • Shohini Ghose, PhD (University of New Mexico, USA), Associate Professor of Physics & Computer Science; Director, Centre for Women in Science
  • Shengda Hu, PhD (Wisconsin-Madison), Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • D. Marc Kilgour, PhD (Toronto), Professor of Mathematics
  • George Lai, PhD (Claremont), Professor of Mathematics
  • Roman Makarov, PhD (Novosibirsk, Russian Academy of Sciences), Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Connell McCluskey, PhD (Alberta), Professor of Mathematics
  • Roderick Melnik, PhD (Kiev), Professor of Mathematics; Canada Research Chair
  • Adam Metzler, PhD (Waterloo), Assistant Professor of Mathematics
  • Mark Reesor, PhD (Waterloo), Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Manuele Santoprete, PhD (Victoria), Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Cristina Stoica, PhD (Victoria), Professor of Mathematics
  • Xu (Sunny) Wang, PhD (Waterloo), Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Zilin Wang, PhD (Western), Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Chester Weatherby, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
  • Kaiming Zhao, PhD (Chinese Academy of Sciences), Professor of Mathematics

Note on Courses Contained in Graduate Calendar

As far as possible, each program attempts to provide a full range of core courses and electives. However, every course listed in this Calendar is not available in every session or every year.

Students are encouraged to consult the program/department to inquire about course offerings each year.

Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
MA518 Computational Geometry 0.5
MA525 Algebra for Applications 0.5
MA536 Multiple-Criteria Decision Analysis 0.5
MA559 Orthogonal Systems 0.5
MA570 Financial Mathematics in Discrete Time 0.5
MA617 Number Theory and Cryptography 0.5
MA619 Variational and Geometric Methods in Applied Mathematics 0.5
MA622 Tensor Analysis and Differentiable Manifolds 0.5
MA632 Optimization 0.5
MA634 Advanced Combinatorics 0.5
MA635 Non-Cooperative Game Theory Models 0.5
MA641 Advanced Theory of Statistics 0.5
MA642 Advanced Regression Analysis 0.5
MA645 Advanced Data Analysis 0.5
MA647 Monte Carlo and Simulation Methods 0.5
MA650 Real and Complex Analysis 0.5
MA651 Stochastic Analysis 0.5
MA657 Functional Analysis 0.5
MA659 Harmonic Analysis 0.5
MA660 Dynamical Systems 0.5
MA665 Mathematical Biology 0.5
MA670 Financial Modelling and Derivative Pricing in Continuous Time 0.5
MA671 Computational Methods in Finance 0.5
MA680 Seminar in Mathematical Modelling in Finance and Science 0.5
MA685 Directed Studies 0.5
MA686 Special Topics 0.5
MA693 Graduate Seminar 0.5
MA695 Major Project 0.0
MA699 Master's Thesis 0.0
MA800 Comprehensive Examination 0.0
MA810 Research Proposal and Qualifying Examination 0.5
MA820 Interdisciplinary Seminar in Modelling and its Applications 0.0
MA821 Research Seminar 0.5
MA880 Graduate Seminar in Mathematical and Statistical Modelling 0.5
MA890 Advanced Special Topics in Mathematics and Modelling 0.5
MA891 Advanced Special topics in Statistical Sciences 0.5
MA899 Doctoral Dissertation 6.0