# Mathematics/Applied Mathematics research education subject

The Mathematics/Applied Mathematics research education subject area includes pure and applied mathematics, including algebra, analysis, stochastic processes and mathematical statistics, engineering mathematics, financial mathematics, discrete mathematics, optimization, operations research, computational mathematics. Mathematical modeling, basic research in Mathematics and interdisciplinary research are central for the subject.

The subject of Mathematics is a broad one and historically is one of the basic subjects at faculties of technology and faculties of natural sciences in Sweden and abroad. Mathematics/Applied Mathematics is one of the professor represented research and educational subject areas at Mälardalen University.

Research education in the area of Mathematics/Applied Mathematics is important to secure quality and research base in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics in education programs and courses at Mälardalen University and interdisciplinary collaboration.

*The subject Mathematics/Applied Mathematics has a **subject collegium as well as a **supervision collegium for the research education. *

*Download the current (and previous) general syllabus for research education in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics *

(in Swedish)

*Previous general syllabus for research education in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics *

*Previous general syllabus for research education in Mathematics/Applied Mathematics *

**Contact persons:**

Professor Kimmo Eriksson
, *Subject representative *for Mathematics/Applied Mathematics at* Mälardalen University** (subject on **undegraduate and research education levels)*

*Scientific research leader for Mathematics and Applied Mathematics researh environment at Mälardalen University*