# News

Elias Menachem Stein, a Princeton University mathematician for more than 50 years, died on Dec. 23 from complications related to mantle cell lymphoma. He was 87.

##### A three-week intensive program at Princeton University for 25 advanced undergraduates and first-year graduate students consisting of courses in geometric analysis. Geometric analysis is the branch of mathematics which uses methods in analysis and P

Professor Charles Fefferman received an Honorary Doctor of Science degree from the University of Warwick at their summer graduate ceremonies July 17-25.

Congratulations to the Mathematics concentrators who have been elected to

Phi Beta Kappa:

In 1958 Edward L Kaplan *51 and Paul Meier *51 (both former students of John Tukey) published an innovative statistical method in the Journal of the American Statistical

Peter Ozsváth, Professor of Mathematics, is one of 84 new members elected to the National Academy of Sciences in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

**Low-dimensional topology and its interactions with symplectic geometry**

**June 20-22, 2018 **

**Wednesday, April 4**

Taplin Auditorium

1:15-2:15pm Ian Jauslin (IAS)

2:30-3:30pm Rupert Frank (LMU Munich - Caltech)

4:30-5:30pm Hugo Duminil-Copin (IHES)

##### A three-week intensive program (June 11–29, 2018) at Princeton University for 25 advanced undergraduates and first year graduate students consisting of courses in low dimensional topology and symplectic geometry.

The Department is pleased to welcome Noga Alon as our newest professor, joint with the Program in Applied & Computational Mathematics.

Assistant Professor Javier Gómez Serrano was one of seven young mathematicians to receive the third annual Vicent Caselles Mathematical Research Award of the Royal Spanish Mathematical Society.

Technion University will present Professor Michael Aizenman with an honorary degree at a ceremony June 11, 2018.