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2020 Breakthrough Prize and New Horizons Prize Honors IPAM Participants

Posted on 9/6/19 in News

Alex Eskin (University of Chicago) was awarded the 2020 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics for revolutionary discoveries in the dynamics and geometry of moduli spaces of Abelian differentials, including the proof of the “magic wand theorem” with Maryam Mirzakhani. Known as the “Oscars of Science,” the prize recognizes […]

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Alex Eskin (University of Chicago)

Kenyon, Tibshirani, and Witten Join IPAM’s Science Advisory Board

Posted on 8/22/19 in News

IPAM is pleased to welcome three new members to its Science Advisory Board this fall: Richard Kenyon, Ryan Tibshirani, and Daniela Witten. Kenyon is the Erastus L. DeForest Professor of Mathematics at Yale University. His research focuses on mathematical models of crystal formation and phase […]

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IPAM Affiliates Put on “Notices”

Posted on 7/11/19 in News

The June/July 2019 issue of Notices of the American Mathematical Society (Notices) featured an extensive list of recent recipients of major awards and achievements throughout the global mathematical community. Included in the list are the following IPAM affiliates: Dimitris P. Bertsekas (Massachusetts Institute of Technology […]

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Weinan E Recipient of the 2019 Peter Henrici Prize

Posted on 7/9/19 in News

Weinan E will receive the Peter Henrici Prize at the 9th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM 2019) July 15-19, 2019 in Valencia, Spain. E was chosen for “breakthrough contributions in various field of applied mathematics and scientific computing, particularly nonlinear stochastic (partial) […]

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