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Novembre Named MacArthur Fellow

Posted on 10/13/15 in News

MacArthur Foundation recently awarded John Novembre (University of Chicago) a MacArthur Fellowship.  Novembre is a computational biologist who develops novel data visualization and analysis techniques to investigate the correlations among genomic diversity, geography, and demographic structure. He participated in IPAM’s long program High-Throughput Genomics in […]

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Terry Tao Solves the Erdős Discrepancy Problem

Posted on 10/9/15 in News

Terry Tao, member of IPAM’s Science Advisory Board and professor of math at UCLA, has published a solution to the Erdős discrepancy problem, a puzzle about the properties of an infinite, random sequence of +1s and -1s. In the 1930s, Hungarian mathematician Paul Erdős wondered […]

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IPAM Remembers Peter Smereka

Posted on 9/23/15 in News

IPAM mourns the death of a colleague and friend, Peter Smereka.  Peter was a professor of mathematics at the University of Michigan since 1994.  He received his PhD from UCSB and spent three years at UCLA as a postdoc, with Stan Osher and Russ Caflisch […]

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IPAM Introduces Six New Board Members

Posted on 9/14/15 in News

IPAM is pleased to announce six new members to its Science Advisory Board and Board of Trustees. Please join us in welcoming them to IPAM! Monique Miller and Steven Koonin will serve on the Board of Trustees. Miller is a Managing Director and Head of […]

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