Elliott Lieb Receives 2021 ESI Medal and 2022 APS Medal for Exceptional Achievement in Research

Professor Emeritus Elliott Lieb was awarded the 2021 Medal of the Erwin Schrödinger Institute for Mathematics and Physics, or ESI, and will receive the 2022 American Physical Society (APS) Medal for Exceptional

Sarah Peluse and Jacob Tsimerman *11 Receive Early-Career Breakthrough Prizes

The Breakthrough Prize Foundation has announced that Veblen Research Instructor Sarah Peluse will receive the 2022 Maryam Mirzakhani New Frontiers Prize and Jacob Tsimerman *11, Associate Professor at the University

June Huh to Join Faculty as Professor

June Huh will be appointed as Professor of Mathematics, effective July 1, 2021.

Professors Huh and Naor Named Simons Investigators

The Simons Foundation has named Princeton professors June Huh and Assaf Naor as Simons Investigators in 2021.

Isabella Khan Receives Goldwater Scholarship

Undergraduate math major Isabella Khan has been awarded a Goldwater Scholarship, an annual award for outstanding undergraduates interested in careers in mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering. 

Peter Constantin Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Peter Constantin, John Von Neumann Professor of Mathematics and director of the Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics was one of 120 new members elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2021.

Ozsváth and Zhang Named to Endowed Professorships

Professors Peter Ozsváth and Shou-Wu Zhang are among nine Princeton faculty named to endowed professorships by Princeton's Board of Trustees, effective July 1, 2021.

Inaugural Horizons Lectures-Professor Trachette Jackson, University of Michigan - Thursday, April 29

Department of Mathematics Horizons Seminar

Horizons Seminar: A Conversation with Thought Leaders who are Transforming Mathematics through Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Andrew Majda, 1949—2021

Andrew Majda, Professor Emeritus at the Courant Institute and a Professor at Princeton from 1984 to 1994, passed away March 12, 2021.

Sophomore Open House - Friday, March 19

The Mathematics Department will be holding a Virtual Sophomore Open House on Friday, March 19 at 11:00 a.m.  Dr. Mark McConnell, the Junior Advisor, will be speaking on Zoom, and will be joined by several current Math majors.

Ashvin Swaminathan and Mohan Swaminathan Receive Excellence in Teaching Awards

Graduate students Ashvin Swaminathan and Mohan Swaminathan have been awarded the Excellence in Teaching Award by the Undergraduate and Graduate Engineering Student Councils in the School of Engineering and Applied Science.

Yakov Shlapentokh-Rothman Named 2021 Sloan Research Fellow

Assistant Professor Yakov Shlapentokh-Rothman is one of five Princeton faculty among 128 early career scholars named Sloan Research Fellows for 2021.

Maggie Miller *20 and Georgios Moschidis *18 Named 2021 Clay Research Fellows

Former graduate students Maggie Miller *20 and Georgios Moschidis *18 have been named 2021 Clay Research Fellows.