University to Host Math Summer School

King Khalid University - Media Center


The university will be conducting a mathematics summer school from the 12th to the 20th of the month of Shawwāl at the main campus. The mathematics department of the College of Science will be hosting the program. The purpose of the program is to educate the students on some of the latest math theories and practices.


Dean of the College of Science, Dr. Ali Al-Shati, explained that the summer math program is open to the public. He also noted that 7 international mathematics experts will be participating in the activities. Dean Al-Shati thanked His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy for his support and encouragement of this program.


Department of Mathematics and the Director of the Scientific Committee, Dr. Ali Al-Khalidi, stressed that the summer math program is the first of its kind in the Kingdom. He also said that several international universities, most notably Sorbonne Univ. of Paris, will attend. Both domestic and international students are registered for the summer math school. The program curriculum includes number theory, differential geometry, dynamic systems, and a host of other mathematics subjects.