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enCelebration of the Life and Work of John Nash - October 24, 2015
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/conference-home-page/celebration-life-and-work-john-nash-october-24-2015
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><strong>Lectures on John Nash’s work by:</strong><strong><br /></strong>Mikhail Gromov *to be confirmed<br />Eric Maskin<br />Sergiu Klainerman<br />János Kollár<br /><strong><br /></strong><strong>Public Lecture by:</strong><strong><br /></strong>Sylvia Nasar</p>
</div></div></div>Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:41:14 +0000wcrow3895 at http://www.math.princeton.eduConference on Waves, Spectral Theory, & Applications - September 10-11, 2015
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/conference-waves-spectral-theory-applications-september-10-11-2015
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><h3>A workshop celebrating the research or Michael Weinstein</h3>
<p><a href="https://sites.google.com/site/wavesandspectraltheory/home">https://sites.google.com/site/wavesandspectraltheory/home</a></p>
<p>Invited Speakers:
</p></div></div></div>Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:21:15 +0000wcrow3894 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Emeritus John H. Conway's Life Featured in Print and Online
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-emeritus-john-h-conways-life-featured-print-and-online
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The life and mind of Professor Emeritus John Horton Conway are in the news after publication of <em>Genius at Play, The Curious Mind of John Horton Conway, </em>by Siobhan Roberts. Excerpts from the book were recently featured in The Guardian, and be read <a href="http://www.theguardian.com/science/2015/jul/23/john-horton-conway-the-most-charismatic-mathematician-in-the-world" target="_blank">here</a>.</p>
</div></div></div>Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:53:02 +0000wcrow3896 at http://www.math.princeton.eduJohn Tukey 100th Birthday Celebration at Princeton University Will Take Place Friday, September 18, 2015
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/john-tukey-100th-birthday-celebration-princeton-university-will-take-place-friday
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The conference will be held at Princeton University on September 18, 2015. Speakers include:</p>
<p>Yoav Benjamini, Tel Aviv University<br />Persi Diaconis, Stanford University<br />David Donoho, Stanford University<br />Jianqing Fan, Princeton University<br />Luisa Fernholz, Temple University<br />Jerome Friedman, Stanford University<br />Rafael Irizarry, Harvard University<br />Karen Kafadar, University of Virginia<br />Stephan Morgenthaler, École Polytechnique Fedérale de Lausanne<br />Scott Zeger, Johns Hopkins University</p></div></div></div>Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:16:39 +0000wcrow3806 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Chris Skinner *97 named 2015 Simons Investigator
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-chris-skinner-97-named-2015-simons-investigator
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The Simons Foundation has named Professor Christopher Skinner *97 one of the<a href="https://www.simonsfoundation.org/mathematics-and-physical-science/simons-investigators/simons-investigators-awardees/" target="_blank"> 2015 Simons Investigators</a>. According to the foundation, "the Simons Investigators program provides a stable base of support for outstanding scientists, enabling them to undertake long-term study of fundamental questions." The citation for Professor Skinner remarks on his work "in number theory and arithmetic geometry.</p></div></div></div>Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:08:37 +0000wcrow3893 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe Math Department mourns the deaths of John F. and Alicia Nash
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/math-department-mourns-deaths-john-f-and-alicia-nash
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Senior Research Mathematician John Forbes Nash, Jr. and his wife Alicia died Saturday, May 23, 2015, while returning from the Abel Prize ceremonies in Norway.</p></div></div></div>Tue, 26 May 2015 16:46:40 +0000benrose3889 at http://www.math.princeton.eduPlease Join Us for Our Alumni Open House, Friday, May 29 2-3:30 pm
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/please-join-us-our-alumni-open-house-friday-may-29-2-330-pm
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Please join the Mathematics Department for our annual Alumni Open House, Friday, May 29 from 2-3:30 pm in the Fine Hall common room (3rd floor). Connect with old friends and hear about some of the current research being done by Math faculty and students.</p>
<p>Refreshments will be served.</p>
</div></div></div>Fri, 22 May 2015 17:35:49 +0000wcrow3888 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe Spring 2015 Issue of Fine Letters is Now Available
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/spring-2015-issue-fine-letters-now-available
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>This has been an exciting year in the Mathematics Department. Read about recent awards, our new faculty and staff, and the myriad succesful events we hosted throught the year in the Spring newsletter. <a href="http://www.math.princeton.edu/sites/default/files/newsletter2015_FINAL%20FINAL.pdf#overlay-context=" target="_blank">Click here to view this year's issue!</a></p>
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</div></div></div>Fri, 22 May 2015 15:39:37 +0000wcrow3886 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Manjul Bhargava awarded the Padma Bhushan by the Republic of India
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-manjul-bhargava-awarded-padma-bhushan-republic-india
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>This award is for distinguished service of high order. It was presented by President Pranab Mukherjee on April 8, 2015 at Rashtrapati Bhavan, the Presidential Residence, in New Delhi, India.</p>
</div></div></div>Wed, 13 May 2015 19:50:56 +0000wcrow3883 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Yakov Sinai Elected Doctor Philosophiae Honoris Causa of Tel Aviv University
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-yakov-sinai-elected-doctor-philosophiae-honoris-causa-tel-aviv-university
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>This degree is conferred “in recognition of [his] illustrious career as one of the most prominent mathematicians of our time [and his] crucial research over the past 50 years on dynamical systems, mathematical and statistical physics, probability theory, [and] mathematical fluid dynamics.”</p>
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<p>The award will be presented at a ceremony to be held on May 14, 2015.</p>
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