Prof. Sophie Morel wins inaugural AWM-Microsoft Research Prize in Algebra and Number Theory
The inaugural 2014 AWM-Microsoft Research Prize in Algebra and Number Theory is awarded to Sophie Morel in recognition of her exceptional research in number theory. The citation states that Morel is a powerful arithmetic geometer who has made fundamental contributions to the Langlands program. Her research has been called "spectacularly original, and technically very demanding." For the full press release, click the link below.