# Beth Bjorkman received SMART fellowship through the Department of Defense

**Author: Troy Rutter**

**Author: Troy Rutter**

Beth Bjorkman, graduate student in mathematics, received a SMART (Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation) fellowship through the Department of Defense. Through the fellowship she will work with the program for two years after graduation. Bjorkman researches combinatorial matrix theory, the intersection of graph theory and linear algebra.