# Mathematicians

13 matches for math

O*NET-SOC Title | 1 match |

Alternate Occupation Titles | 4 matches |

O*NET-SOC Description | 1 match |

Tasks | 5 matches |

Detailed Work Activities | 2 matches |

## O*NET-SOC Title

- Mathematicians

## Alternate Occupation Titles

- Mathematician
- Applied Mathematician
- Computational Mathematician
- Engineering Mathematician

## O*NET-SOC Description

- Conduct research in fundamental mathematics or in application of mathematical techniques to science, management, and other fields. Solve problems in various fields using mathematical methods.

## Tasks

- Apply mathematical theories and techniques to the solution of practical problems in business, engineering, the sciences, or other fields.
- Conduct research to extend mathematical knowledge in traditional areas, such as algebra, geometry, probability, and logic.
- Develop mathematical or statistical models of phenomena to be used for analysis or for computational simulation.
- Develop new principles and new relationships between existing mathematical principles to advance mathematical science.
- Maintain knowledge in the field by reading professional journals, talking with other mathematicians, and attending professional conferences.

## Detailed Work Activities

- Apply mathematical principles or statistical approaches to solve problems in scientific or applied fields.
- Develop scientific or mathematical models.

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