University of Michigan Department of Mathematics History Project

(under construction)

version 31 October, 2009, written by Bob Griess

General histories of the department Thumbnail sketch of the current department

About our named lecture series

List of Ziwet lectures (1936-1992), provided by Al Taylor

List of faculty to 1988 (by Wilfred Kaplan) page1, page2, page3, page4. Corrections, additions.

Directory of biographical material about individual faculty, staff and friends of the department Why the colloquium is on Tuesday
Selected list of faculty recognition Photos and other visual material -- some found at pages for individuals and conferences The Michigan Math Journal
List of department administrators, by year Dedications (conferences, issues, awards ... ) Math Club


In the directory: A few pages about individuals from our math community. There are photos and personal histories.

Letter from T. H. Hildebrandt to Bill LeVeque family (dated March 4, 1959). See LeVeque page.

Historical accounts by Peter Duren



Useful links.      
UM Math Math Geneaology Project    
University of Michigan Mathematical Association of America    
College of Literature, Science and the Arts American Mathematical Society