Department of Mathematics + Computer Science

LTU Quadrangle
Thursday, August 24, 2017

Excellence in Honors Instruction Award

Dr. Timmons is pleased to announce that the inaugural Excellence in Honors Instruction Award was recently presented to Dr. Patrick Nelson, Chair of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, at the College of Arts and Sciences. 
car
Tuesday, August 01, 2017

LTU researching autonomous taxi with gifts from MOBIS, Dataspeed, SoarTech, Realtime Technologies

800x600 Lawrence Technological University has begun the research and development of an autonomous campus taxi thanks to donations from several corporate partners.
LTU Quadrangle
Tuesday, August 01, 2017

LTU MCS's Robofest featured on a top Chinese media network

Tencent, one of China's largest media networks, featured the large-scale Robofest event.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

LTU student research discovered hundreds of rare galaxies

By developing an automatic algorithm that mined through millions of objects.
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Lawrence Tech ranks 11th in best value small colleges for a math degree

Best Value Schools places LTU MCS 11th in the country among small universities.
minorities in STEM
Thursday, June 01, 2017

LTU wins grant to boost STEM education from Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Lawrence Technological University is one of 24 schools nationwide to be selected for a new program to boost minority participation in STEM study and careers. 
Robofest season
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Robofest Competition Returning To LTU

Early spring means that it’s Robofest season – all over the world.
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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

LTU students win best student presentation award in 2016 Mathematical Contest in Modeling

Nine LTU students in three teams of three participated in the 2016 international Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM).
Troy High Winners
Monday, May 22, 2017

LTU's E-Sports Michigan Invitational tournament awards $600K in scholarships

Lawrence Technological University offered $600,000 in scholarships to the winners of the first-ever E-Sports Michigan Invitational video game tournament, held Saturday on LTU’s Southfield campus.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Lawrence Tech to take part in the Midwest Big Data hub

The new regional hub involves researchers from all major universities in the Midwest and will strengthen Big Data research.
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Friday, March 17, 2017

LTU CS student develops a new computational method to improve crowdsourcing data analysis

The new algorithm can improve the efficiency of crowdsourcing.
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Math and Computer Science LTU Students develop a mathematical model of human aging

The model shows rapid aging around the age of 55.
Monday, March 13, 2017

LTU computer science receives NSF funding for big data research

The award of $115,000 for three years will support faculty and student research for developing state-of-the-art algorithms for big data in astronomy.
Lior Shamir and Joe George
Sunday, March 12, 2017

LTU's Lior Shamir featured on The Academic Minute

Lawrence Technological University Associate Professor Lior Shamir’s research on using computer algorithms to analyze art and music was recently featured on The Academic Minute, a daily podcast that showcases researchers from colleges and universities across the county and around the world.
favro award
Friday, March 10, 2017

Favro wins national award for math coaching

LTU Professor Emerita Ruth Favro has won the 2015 Samuel L. Greitzer Distinguished Coach Award presented by the American Regions Math League (ARML).
Bigfoot team
Thursday, March 09, 2017

LTU finishes second in IGVC's IOP category

The Bigfoot team from Lawrence Technological University won $2,000 for its second-place finish in the Interoperability Profiles (IOP) category at the 23rd annual Intelligent Ground Vehicles Challenge (IGVC) held at Oakland University June 5-8.
IEEE poster
Wednesday, March 08, 2017

LTU student wins award at IEEE Humanitarian Technology Conference

Lawrence Tech computer science major Gordon Stein won the best student poster award at IEEE Southeast Michigan Humanitarian Technology Conference (HTC) held on July 17 at Burton Manor in Livonia. 
Kevin Tracz (left) and Jason Brown
Sunday, March 05, 2017

Lawrence Tech hosts Sept. 19 national championships for World Robot Olympiad

On Saturday, Sept. 19, Lawrence Technological University (LTU) will host the national championships to determine who will represent the United States at the World Robot Olympiad (WRO) to be held Nov. 6-8 in Doha, Qatar.
Yin Wang
Friday, March 03, 2017

LTU Computer Science faculty chairs a special track in China conference

Dr. Yin Wang of LTU Computer Science is organizer and chair of a special track in MobiMedia 2015.
pollock
Thursday, March 02, 2017

Jackson Pollock research continues to attract worldwide attention

Computational analysis of Jackson Pollock artistic style performed at LTU continues to fascinate millions around the world
5 Stooges team
Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Canton elementary school students win at Robofest qualifying competition

The 5 Stooges team consisting of four students at Hoben Elementary School in Canton won first place in the Junior Game category in the Robofest qualifying competition held at University of Detroit Jesuit High School in Detroit March 13.
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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

LTU Math major develops a novel expansion

The new discovery is published in a scientific journal, and will improve analytical processes in medicine and engineering.
MCM
Sunday, February 26, 2017

LTU students take part in Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM)

Nine LTU students in three teams of three participated in the 96-hour international Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM) from Feb. 5 – 9, 2015.
Thursday, February 02, 2017

LTU's Infinite Machine's game "Paper Dream" is in the top 5 of ESA's college game competition

LTU's game was selected from almost 400 teams from U.S. colleges, universities, art and trade schools offering video game courses, certificates and degree programs.
LTU Quadrangle
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

LTU math, civil engineering, biomedical engineering programs ranked by Best Value Schools

Several programs at Lawrence Technological University have been rated among the Best Value Small College programs by the college ranking website Best Value Schools for 2017. Lawrence Tech was ranked No. 9 in the nation for civil ... Read more

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