The Center for Advanced Study in Theoretical Sciences (CASTS) launched its program in April, 2011. It is located at the Mathematics Research Center Building in the northern campus of National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan. The current director of CASTS is Professor Chang-Shou Lin who is an Academician of Academia Sinica.


The four major goals of CASTS are:

1. To be a research center for interdisciplinary and inter-college study of mathematical sciences.

2. To be an international mathematical center of knowledge innovation and outstanding research.

3. To be a fostering center for mathematical talents.

4. To be a communication platform among domestic or oversea academic institutions.