University of Dar es Salaam
Mathematics Department
Visitors in the Department

Dr. David LiBland (PhD), Professor of Mathematics from University of California Berkeley. He visited the department for three weeks from 16th October 2016 to 4th November 2016. During his visit Dr. LiBland taught the Differential Geometry course to the M.Sc. (Mathematics) students. His visit was supported by International Mathematics Union (IMUVLP), under the Volunteer Lecturer Programme.
 Prof. Antonella Zanna (PhD), Professor of Mathematics from Universiteti Bergen, Norway. Visited the department through ISP to evaluate EAUMP network from 21st October 2016 to 24th Octobert 2016 to. Her visit was supported by International Science Programmme (ISP) of Sweden.
 Prof. Balazs Szendroi (PhD), Professor of Mathematics from St Peter’s College and Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford. Visited the department through ISP to evaluate EAUMP network from 19th October 2016 to 24th Octobert 2016 to. His visit was supported by International Science Programmme (ISP) of Sweden. During his visit presented a seminar at department to both staff and postgraduate students on 21st October 2016. The theme of seminar was “The geometry and arithmetic of algebraic curves”. This was an introductory to the study of plane curves given by algebraic equations. Discussed both geometric and algebraic aspects, ending with an application in cryptography.
 Prof. Bengt Ove Turesson and Ms.Theresa Lagali Hensen from Linköping University, Sweden. Visited the department from 5th November 2016 to 7th November December 2016 to participate on the Annual Review Meeting of the Sida Bilateral programme which took place on 7th November 2016 at the university of Dar es Salaam. Prof. Bengt Ove Turesson is the Swedish coordinator of mathematics projects of University of Dar es Salaam, University of Rwanda and Makerere University. Ms.Theresa Lagali Hensen is an administrator of the mathematics projects.Their trip supported by Sida Bilateral programme through Sida Mathematics Project.
 Prof. Mengistu Goa Sangago (PhD), Assistant Professor of Mathematics from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. Visiting lecturer in the department from 23rd November 2016 to 22nd December 2016 for teaching Functional Analysis course for PhD students. His trip supported by Sida Bilateral programme through Sida Mathematics Project of the University of Dar es Salaam.
 Dr. Yohannes Tadesse Aklilu from the University of Skövde, Sweden. Visiting lecturer in the department from 4th December 2016 to 25th December 2016 for teaching Functional Analysis for M.Sc. students. During the visit presented a research seminar to staff and postgraduate students. The title of his talk was Local System Modulues Over Lie Agebroids. His trip supported by Sida Bilateral programme through Sida Mathematics Project of the University of Dar es Salaam.
 Danny Parsons, Researcher from Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford. Danny Parsons will visit AIMS – Tanzania in Bagamoyo from 12 December 2016 to 17 December 2016. During his visit he will present a seminar in our department to both staff and postgraduate students on 16th December 2016. The theme of the seminar is “RInstat: a new statistics tool for Africa”. During the seminar he will also talk about RInstat’s applications in a growing number of fields, including climate change and his current project at University of Oxford: Corruption analysis in government contracting.
 Dr. Olof Svensson from department of Science and Technology, Linköping University, Sweden. The visiting lecturer in the department from 2nd January 2017 to 18th January 2017 and from 7th March 2017 to 18th March 2017 for teaching Measure Theory and Integration for M.Sc. students. During the visit he will also give a seminar presentation to staff and postgraduate students. Title of his talk will be known later. His trip is supported by the Sida Bilateral programme through Sida Mathematics Project.
 Prof. Leif Abrahamsson (PhD), the Director of the Programme in Mathematical Sciences at International Science Programme (ISP), Sweden. He will visit the department from 17th January to 20th January 2017 to participate on joint meeting of EAUMP network and Sida Mathematics Bilateral projects. One of aims of the meeting is to establish cooperation between EAUMP and Sida Bilateral Mathematics projects.

Ms. Rebecca Andersson, Project Coordinator at International Science Programme (ISP), Uppsala University, Sweden. She will visit the department from 16th January to 20th January 2017 to participate on joint meeting of EAUMP network and Sida Mathematics Bilateral projects. One of aims of the meeting is to establish cooperation between EAUMP and Sida Bilateral Mathematics projects
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