Research Programmes (MPhil and PhD regulations)
- Research Areas
- The research interests of the Department cover areas in pure and applied mathematics,
such as commutative algebra, calculus of variations, combinatorics, control theory,
differential equations, differential and integral inequalities, financial mathematics,
functional analysis, algebraic geometry, complex geometry, differential geometry, graph theory,
history of mathematics, mathematical modelling, matrix theory, number theory,
operational research, scientific computing, and several complex variables.
Over the decades numerous graduates of the Department have gone on to MPhil and PhD studies.
Many have achieved distinguished careers and hold high academic positions in Hong Kong and overseas.
- Departmental Requirements
- For MPhil Students:
Participation and presentation in research seminars and/or guided study.
- For PhD students:
Participation and presentation of seminars; any other specific departmental requirement.
- Department Research Postgraduate Committee (DRPC) Chair
- Prof. W. Zang
- Tel No: 2859 2250
- Fax No: 2559 2225
- E-mail address:
wzang [AT] maths.hku.hk