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enCelebrating the work of Prof. Edward Nelson (1932-2014), April 22, 2015
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/celebrating-work-prof-edward-nelson-1932-2014-april-22-2015
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>12:15 - 1:15 (Fine Hall Common Room, 3rd fl.)</em><br /><strong>"Ed Nelson's Work in Analysis, Especially Related to Quantum Field Theory"</strong><br />Barry Simon, California Institute of Technology</p>
<p><em>4:30 - 5:30 pm (Fine Hall 314) </em> <br /><strong>"Questioning the Infinite"</strong><br />Greg Lawler, University of Chicago<br />and <br /><strong>"Ed Nelson's stochatic mechanics"</strong><br />Eric Carlen, Rutgers University</p>
<p>Presentations moderated by Simon Kochen.<br />Reminiscences will be held in the Common Room after the talks. </p></div></div></div>Tue, 17 Feb 2015 21:10:40 +0000wcrow3778 at http://www.math.princeton.eduSophomore Open House, Thursday, April 9, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page-undergraduate/sophomore-open-house-thursday-april-9-330-430-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>This year's Sophomore Open House will be held this Thursday, April 9, from 3:30-4:30 p.m. in the Fine Hall Common Room.</p>
<ul><li>Meet faculty members and instructors</li>
<li>Learn more about the Mathematics Department</li>
<li>Talk with math majors -- discover what the undergraduate math expereience is all about</li>
</ul><p>Information for prospective math majors can be found on our website: <a href="http://www.math.princeton.edu/undergraduate">www.math.princeton.edu/undergraduate</a></p>
</div></div></div>Mon, 06 Apr 2015 19:14:31 +0000wcrow3840 at http://www.math.princeton.edu3 Princeton Graduate Students Awarded 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/3-princeton-graduate-students-awarded-2015-nsf-graduate-research-fellowships
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Congratulations to Irving Dai, Shreyas Tikare, and Daniel Vitek, who have been awarded 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships!</p>
</div></div></div>Mon, 06 Apr 2015 13:16:03 +0000wcrow3839 at http://www.math.princeton.eduJohn Nash*50 Has Been Awarded the 2015 Abel Prize by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/john-nash50-has-been-awarded-2015-abel-prize-norwegian-academy-science-and-letters
<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 award will be presented by the His Majesty King Harald V of Norway at a ceremony to be held on May 19, 2015 at the University of Oslo.</p>
<p> Dr. Nash was awarded this prize “for striking and seminal contributions to the theory of nonlinear partial differential equations and its applications to geometric analysis.” He shares this prize with Louis Nirenberg of the Courant Institute.</p>
<p>Please <a href="http://www.abelprize.no/nyheter/vis.html?tid=63589" target="_blank">click</a> here to read the full citation from the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.</p>
</div></div></div>Wed, 25 Mar 2015 12:41:17 +0000wcrow3827 at http://www.math.princeton.eduDepartment Manager Kathleen Applegate Receives President's Achievement Award
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/department-manager-kathleen-applegate-receives-presidents-achievement-award
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Congratulations to Department Manager Kathleen Applegate, who has been honored as a recipient of the President's Achievement Award.</p>
<p>This award was established in 1997 to recognize members of the support and administrative staffs with five or more years of service whose dedication, excellent work and special efforts have contributed significantly to the success of their departments and the University.</p></div></div></div>Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:27:35 +0000wcrow3823 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Sergiu Klainerman Named Simons Fellow in Mathematics
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-sergiu-klainerman-named-simons-fellow-mathematics
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p align="center">Congratulations to <strong>Professor Sergiu Klainerman, </strong>who has been named a <em><strong>Simons Fellow in Mathematics</strong></em><strong><em> </em></strong>by the Simons Foundation</p>
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</div></div></div>Thu, 12 Mar 2015 14:49:49 +0000wcrow3812 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>Hold the Date -- John Tukey 100th Birthday Celebration at Princeton University will take place Friday, September 18, 2015. More information to come.</p>
</div></div></div>Fri, 06 Mar 2015 21:16:39 +0000wcrow3806 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessors Vlad Vicol, Tasho Kaletha and Seven Graduate Alumni Named 2015 Sloan Fellows in Mathematics
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professors-vlad-vicol-tasho-kaletha-and-seven-graduate-alumni-named-2015-sloan
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><a name="_GoBack" id="_GoBack"></a> The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation recently announced the list of 2015 Sloan Research Fellows. Among those chosen are Princeton’s Vlad Vicol and Tasho Kaletha and Math graduate alumni Richard Bamler, Boris Bukh, Vivek Shende, Andrew Snowden, Jacob Tsimerman, Melanie Matchett Wood, and Hau-tieng Wu. Also chosed was Lin Lin, a PACM graduate alumnus.</p></div></div></div>Mon, 23 Feb 2015 21:02:47 +0000wcrow3786 at http://www.math.princeton.eduColumbia-Princeton Probabiliby Day 2015 will be Friday, March 6, at Princeton University
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/columbia-princeton-probabiliby-day-2015-will-be-friday-march-6-princeton-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>Speakers will include:</p>
<ul><li>Dvar Koshnevisan (Utah)</li>
<li>Fraydoun Rezakhanlou (Berkeley)</li>
<li>Prasad Tetali (Georgia Tech)</li>
<li>Balint Virag (Toronto)</li>
</ul><p>For more information on this year's Probability Day, see the event website at:</p>
<p><a class="moz-txt-link-freetext" href="http://orfe.princeton.edu/conferences/cp15">http://orfe.princeton.edu/conferences/cp15</a></p>
</div></div></div>Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:26:29 +0000wcrow3760 at http://www.math.princeton.eduJUNIOR SEMINAR ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page-undergraduate/junior-seminar-organizational-meeting
<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>JUNIOR SEMINAR ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING</strong></p>
<p><strong>Tuesday, February 10</strong><strong>TH</strong><strong> 4:00 – 5:30 FINE 314</strong></p>
<p>Students who did a Junior Seminar in the fall have two options in the spring: either another Junior Seminar, or a Junior Paper. Those who did a Junior Paper in the fall must sign up for a Junior Seminar in the spring.</p>
<p>SEMINARS TO BE OFFERED IN SPRING:</p></div></div></div>Mon, 09 Feb 2015 15:34:55 +0000wcrow3748 at http://www.math.princeton.edu