Applied mathematics 21b, mathematics 21b, or mathematics 19b theoretically-inclined students may substitute mathematics 23a and 23b or 25a and 25b for mathematics 21a and 21b mathematics ma and mb may be substituted for mathematics 1a. Harvard's school of engineering and applied sciences the harvard university school of engineering and applied sciences (seas) offers programs for both the master's degree and the phd degree in applied mathematics please visit the seas web site for more information on degrees in applied mathematics.
For applied math concentrators specializing in economics, graduating magna cum laude just got easier starting this fall, these students, like their applied math colleagues focusing in the hard. Applied mathematics professor michael p brenner, director of undergraduate studies we can characterize what applied mathematicians should learn by examining what they do.
Note: other courses in statistics or applied mathematics offered in the harvard graduate school of education or in the graduate school or arts and sciences may count as related courses with the approval of the director of undergraduate studies tutorial: same as basic requirements thesis: none general examination: none. Past harvard phd thesis may be obtained directly from the address given to the right the request must be sent in writing they may reply with e-mail if you include your address, and will state the cost.
Applied mathematics is an area of study within the harvard john a paulson school of engineering and applied sciences prospective students apply through gsas in the online application, select “engineering and applied sciences” as your program choice and and select “phd applied math” in the area of study menu.
Abstracting the essential components and mechanisms from a natural system to produce a mathematical model, which can be analyzed with a variety of formal mathematical methods, is perhaps the most important, but least understood, task in applied mathematics.