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enTHE 2017 FRG-PDE MEETING, PRINCETON, NJ, October 20-22
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><h2>ALL LECTURES WILL BE IN THE LEWIS BUILDING, ROOM 138</h2>
<h3>Friday, October 20</h3>
<p><strong>9:30-10:20:</strong> Philip Isett, A proof of Onsagers conjecture for the incompressible Euler<br />equations;<br /><strong>10:30-11:20:</strong> Sohrab Shashahani, TBA<br /><strong>11:30-12:20:</strong> Erin Compaan, Well-posedness and smoothing for the Boussinesq equation on a<br />half-line;<br /><strong>2:00-2:50:</strong> Ross Granowski, Shock formation and low-regularity ill-posedness of geometric<br />wave equations;</p></div></div></div>Thu, 19 Oct 2017 15:49:08 +0000chanikas5040 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor John Pardon Named 2017 Packard Fellow
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<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 Professor John Pardon, who was named a 2017 Packard Fellow. The David and Lucile Packard foundation named 18 fellows this year, each of whom will receive $875,000 over five years to pursue their research.</p></div></div></div>Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:06:39 +0000wcrow5038 at http://www.math.princeton.eduCongratulations to This Year's Graduate Student and Junior Faculty Teaching Award Winners!
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/congratulations-years-graduate-student-and-junior-faculty-teaching-award-winners
<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 is the third year the “Department of Mathematics Graduate Teaching Award” has been given. Last year, it was awarded to Owen Biesel and Andrew Manion. The award was created to recognize excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level. This year’s recipients are Alexandros Eskenazis and Artem Kotelskiy who are current graduate students.</p></div></div></div>Mon, 16 Oct 2017 18:11:21 +0000chanikas5033 at http://www.math.princeton.eduCongratulations to Professor Allan Sly for being awarded an NSF Career grant.
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/congratulations-professor-allan-sly-being-awarded-nsf-career-grant
<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 Professor Allan Sly for being awarded an NSF Career grant. With this five year grant Professor Sly will study "stochastic processes and embeddings on networks."</p></div></div></div>Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:12:28 +0000wcrow4945 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe Mathematics Department will be the site of a conference honoring the work of Lee Mosher Sept. 8-10.
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Wed, 06 Sep 2017 18:38:41 +0000wcrow4878 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessors Igor Rodnianski, Amit Singer, and Allan Sly named 2017 Simons Investigators
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professors-igor-rodnianski-amit-singer-and-allan-sly-named-2017-simons-investigators
<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 Princeton professors Igor Rodnianski, Amit Singer, and Allan Sly as Simons Investigators in 2017. The Simons Investigators program provides a stable base of support for outstanding scientists, enabling them to undertake long-term study of fundamental questions.</p>
<p>This year's roster of Simons Investigators also included Andrea Bertozzi '87 *91, a professor of mathematics at UCLA, and Simon Brendle, who was an assistant professor in our department.</p>
</div></div></div>Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:53:43 +0000wcrow4869 at http://www.math.princeton.eduDepartment Mourns Maryam Mirzakhani, 1977—2017
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/department-mourns-maryam-mirzakhani-1977%E2%80%942017
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Maryam Mirzakhani, a Princeton faculty member from 2004 through 2008 and the first woman to win a Fields Medal, died on Friday, July 14, of breast cancer.</p>
<p>Professor Mirzakhani received her Ph.D. from Harvard University in 2004, and was then hired as an assistant professor at Princeton University. She remained at Princeton until 2008, and was promoted to professor during that time. She then moved to Stanford to take a position as a professor, returning to Princeton in November 2015 to give the Minerva Lectures.</p></div></div></div>Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:47:02 +0000wcrow4868 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Emeritus Sir Andrew Wiles Receives Copley Medal from Royal Society
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-emeritus-sir-andrew-wiles-receives-copley-medal-royal-society
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Sir Andrew Wiles, Princeton's James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Mathematics, Emeritus and a Royal Society Research Professor at the University of Oxford was awarded the 2017 Copley Prize by the Royal Society.</p>
<p>First awarded in 1731, the Copley Medal is the Royal Society’s oldest and most prestigious award. The medal is now awarded annually for outstanding achievements in research in any branch of science. The award alternates between the physical and biological sciences (odd and even years respectively).</p></div></div></div>Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:59:06 +0000wcrow4859 at http://www.math.princeton.eduCongratulations to the Mathematics Concentrators Elected to Phi Beta Kappa
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Philip Allen Etter<br />
Iason Kountouridis<br />
Joseph Uchechukwu Obiajulu<br />
Peter Seho Park<br />
Eric David Schneider<br />
Bradley Louis Snider<br />
Roy Hao Zhao</p>
</div></div></div>Mon, 05 Jun 2017 12:44:51 +0000wcrow4858 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor János Kollár Awarded 2017 Shaw Prize
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-j%C3%A1nos-koll%C3%A1r-awarded-2017-shaw-prize
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Professor János Kollár has been awarded the 2017 Shaw Prize in mathematics. Professor Kollár shares this year's prize with Clair Voisin, professor at the Collège de France, for their "remarkable results in many central areas of algebraic geometry, which have transformed the field and led to the solution of long-standing problems that had appeared out of reach."</p>
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