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ICM names six IPAM affiliates 2018 plenary speakers

Posted on 6/21/17 in News

The International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) announced its 2018 list of plenary speakers for the 28th edition of the conference to be held August 1-9, 2018  in Rio de Janeiro. Six recent IPAM affiliates are among those bestowed with this honor: Luigi Ambrosio (Scuola Normale Superiore […]

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Dr. Jeannette Wing to Lead Columbia’s Data Science Institute

Posted on 5/19/17 in News

IPAM Board of Trustees member Dr. Jeannette Wing was appointed the Avanessians Director of Columbia’s Data Science Institute and Professor of Computer Science. According to the announcement, the Data Science Institute works in areas where the rise of powerful algorithms and massive data has opened new […]

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Dima Shlyakhtenko Accepts IPAM Directorship

Posted on 5/18/17 in News

After a thorough national search, IPAM is pleased to announce that UCLA math professor Dimitri (Dima) Shlyakhtenko will assume the directorship of IPAM on July 1, 2017. Dima replaces Russel Caflisch, who is stepping down as Director after nine years. Shlyakhtenko has been a member […]

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National Academy of Sciences elects four IPAM affiliates

Posted on 5/16/17 in News

Earlier this month, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) announced the election of 84 new members and 21 foreign associates in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. Of those elected, four of them are IPAM affiliates: Noam Elkies (Harvard)–speaker for a […]

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