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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 17 Oct 202019 15:30:00 -0400 We have to share the sad news that our colleague John Tate passed away today, October 16, 2019. John Tate was a Professor http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 at the Harvard mathematics department from 1954 to 1990, and returned to Harvard in 2009 as Professor Emeritis. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 10/16/2019
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 16 Oct 202019 15:30:00 -0400 It is with sadness that we have to announce that Gerald Sacks passed away on October 4th, 2019. Gerald Sacks was a logician who http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 served as a professor at the Harvard Mathematics Department for 40 years, from 1972 to 2012. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 9/09/2019
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 09 Sep 202019 15:30:00 -0400 There is an exhibit on ``Seeing Science" starting September 20 in the special exhibit part http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 of the science center. See also <a href="https://www.harvardmagazine.com/2019/09/seeing-science">this article</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.harvardmagazine.com 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 6/22/2019
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 22 Jun 202019 15:30:00 -0400 Three notable honors our faculty have just received from the University: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 * Lauren Williams has been named the Dwight Parker Robinson Professor of Mathematics. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 * Dennis Gaitsgory has been named the Herchel Smith Professor of Mathematics http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 * Robin Gottlieb has been named the Director of the Emerging Scholars Program, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 * Barry Mazur has been recognized for the sixtieth anniversary of his service at Harvard. Please join in congratulating them all, and in thanking them for their many contributions. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 5/01/2019
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 01 May 202019 15:30:00 -0400 Some photos taken during the celebration of Wilfried Schmid on May 1, 2019. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="schmid2019/index.html">Read more ...</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news index.html">Read more ...< Dec 20a>. 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 4/15/2019
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 15 Apr 202019 15:30:00 -0400 The 2019 <a href="http://www.hertzfoundation.org/">Hertz Fellows were announced</a>: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.hertzfoundation.org 15:30:00 -0400 congratulations to Noah Golowich (Math and Computer science) and Alex Atanasov (physics) for becoming Hertz Fellows. The winners are http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Carnegie Mellon University: Machine Learning - Benjamin Eysenbach; Computer Science - Bailey Flanigan, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Harvard University: Mathematics and Computer Science - Noah Golowich; Physics - Alex Atanasov, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Johns Hopkins University: Biophysics and Mathematics - Melissa Mai, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Computer Science - Dylan Cable, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Stanford University: Mathematics - Nina Zubrilina; Mathematics and Computer Science - Nitya Mani, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 UC Berkeley: Electrical Engineering Jordan Edmunds, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 UC Santa Barbara: Physics - Dolev Bluvstein, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 University of Colorado Denver: Medical Science - Jacqueline Turner, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 University of Wisconsin-Madison: Biomedical Engineering - Bailey Flanigan. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 4/12/2019
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 12 Apr 202019 15:30:00 -0400 Harvard Iranian Alumni has partnered with HCIA to form a fund in honor Maryam Mizrakhani: <a href="https://www.harvardiraniansummit.com/mirzakhani-scholarship.html">Here is the website</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.harvardiraniansummit.com 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 2/25/2019 Congratulations to Harvard's team for finishing first place in this year's Putnam competition. Congratulations to Dongryul Kim, Harvard University
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 25 Feb 202019 15:30:00 -0400 Shyam Narayanan, Harvard University and David Stoner, Harvard University for winning the 2018 Putnam Fellows award. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 12/03/2018
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 03 Dec 202018 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Ravi Jagadeesan, who is the recipient of the 2019 AMS-MAA-SIAM Frank and Brennie Morgan Prize for Outstanding Research in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Student. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="https://www.ams.org/news?news_id=4736">More information on the AMS page .... </a> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.ams.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 10/24/2018
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 24 Oct 202018 15:30:00 -0400 The Notices of the AMS of November 2018 has an article about Miryam Mirzakhani (1877-2017) http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="https://www.ams.org/journals/notices/201810/rnoti-p1221.pdf">PDF</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.ams.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 10/13/2018
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 13 Oct 202018 15:30:00 -0400 The Gazette had an <a href="https://www.thecrimson.com/article/2018/9/13/ahlfors-lecture-math">article</a> on the Ahlfors secture of September. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.thecrimson.com 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 10/10/2018
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 10 Oct 202018 15:30:00 -0400 The Gazette sits down with Lauren Williams, the second woman to be tenured in Harvard's Math Department and the Seaver Professor at the Radcliffe Institute. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 9/26/2018
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 26 Sep 202018 15:30:00 -0400 Building Confidence as a Teacher: How Chi-Yun Hsu tapped Harvard resources to improve her English language skills and win GSAS's top student teaching award. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 8/30/2018
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 30 Aug 202018 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Sebastien Vasey who won the http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 2017 Sacks Prize Award (jointly with M. Harrison-Trainor from Victoria University, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 20 15:30:00 -0400 Wellington). See the <a href="http://www.aslonline.org/latestannouncements.php#">website</a> for http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.aslonline.org 15:30:00 -0400 details. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 6/20/2018
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 20 Jun 202018 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Mike Hopkins on his appointment as George http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Putnam Professor of Pure and Applied Mathematics and to Mark Kisin http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 on his appointment as Perkins Professor of Mathematics. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 2/22/2018 Congratulations to Harvard's team for finishing second place in this year's Putnam competition. David Stoner was named a Putnam Fellow. Congratulations also to Ravi Jagadeesan and Dong Ryul Kim for being among the top 15 ranking individuals, and to George Han, Jacob Klegar, Shyam Narayanan and Stefan Spataru for honorable mentions.
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 22 Feb 202018 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 1/28/2018 Jessica Fintzen won the Hirzebruch prize for her thesis under the supervision of Benedict Gross.
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 28 Jan 202018 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 12/11/2017 Jessica Fintzen won the AWM best thesis prize. Jessica obtained her thesis in 2016 under the supervision of Benedict Gross.
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 28 Nov 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to undergraduates Katie Fraser, Xavier Gonzalez, Max Hopkins, Ravi Jagadeesan, Harrison Li, Vikram Sundar, and Sebastian Wagner-Carena, who have been elected to Phi Beta Kappa this fall. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 11/27/2017
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 27 Nov 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Dennis Gaitsgory on receiving the 2018 Chevalley Prize. This award recognizes his http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 fundamental work on the geometric Langlands conjecture. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 11/20/2017 Congratulations to the mathematics concentrator Xavier Gonzalez who was elected as one of the 2018 Rhodes Scholars.
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 25 Oct 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Eko Hironaka was interviewed for <a href="https://kpknudson.com/my-favorite-theorem">a podcast: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20kpknudson.com 15:30:00 -0400 "My favorite theorem". Eko was as a former Harvard undergraduate, starting in Math 1, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 and is a current affiliate to the department. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 08/13/2017
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 13 Aug 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Ashvin Swaminathan to win the http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 2018 MS-MAA-SIAM Morgan Prize Morgan Prize. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 07/15/2017
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 15 Jul 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Sad news: Maryam Mirzakhani from Stanford, former graduate student in our department http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 died on July 15, 2017. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/05/2017
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 05 May 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Please congratulate the mathematics concentrators who won the Hoopes Prize of 2017: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Hans Gaebler</b>, Mathematics, <b>Benjamin Lee</b>, Astrophysics/Mathematics, <b>Greg Parker</b>, Mathematics/Physics, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>, Mathematics, Benjamin Lee< Dec 20b>, Astrophysics 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Greg Ge Yang</b>, Mathematics. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>, Mathematics. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/03/2017
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 03 May 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Please join congratulating Noam Elkies on being elected to the National Academy of Sciences. For the full announcement today, and the list of distinguished scientists elected this year, see <a href="http://www.nasonline.org/news-and-multimedia/news/may-2-2017-NAS-Election.html?referrer=http://nationalacademies.org/newsroom/">the announcement</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.nasonline.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 01/10/2017
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 10 Jan 202017 15:30:00 -0400 Please join congratulating Hannah Larson for the Schafer prize and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Yunqing Tang for the inaugural AWM dissertation prize. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 11/28/2016
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 28 Nov 202016 15:30:00 -0400 Please join congratulating H-T Yau on his receipt, with Laszlo Erdoes, of the 2017 AMS Eisenbud Prize, for their joint work proving the universality of eigenvalue statistics of Wigner random matrices. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/06/2016
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 06 May 202016 15:30:00 -0400 Please congratulate the mathematics concentrators who won the Hoopes Prize of 2016: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Sitan Chen, Kate Donahue, Zoe Hitzig, Aaron Landesman, and Ramya Rangan. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/28/2016
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 28 Apr 202016 15:30:00 -0400 The Mumford Prize is awarded in 2016 to Aaron Landesman. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Wister Prize is awarded in 2016 to Sitan Chen. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Herb Alexander Award is given this year to Kate Donahue. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Robert Fletcher Rogers Prizes are given this year to Hannah Larson, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Nat Mayer, and Ashvin Swaminathan. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Friends prizes are given this year to Aaron Landesman and Xiaoyu He. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations again to all of our award recipients for their excellent work. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/20/2016
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 20 Apr 202016 15:30:00 -0400 Please join for congratulating Irene Minder for selected as a Harvard Hero. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 This recognition program celebrates the accomplishments of Harvard staff http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 whose work supports the mission of Harvard at the highest levels of http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 contribution, impact and excellence. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 02/24/2016
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 24 Feb 202016 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Ravi Jagadeesan</b> on being awarded http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> on being awarded Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Harvard's <b>Jacob Wendell Scholarship Prize</b> this year. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> this year. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 This prize is awarded to a sophomore identified as the most promising and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 broad-ranging scholar in his or her class. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/07/2015
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 07 May 202015 15:30:00 -0400 The Hoopes Prize goes to Evan O'Dorney. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Mumford Prize is awarded in 2015 to Evan O'Dorney. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Wister Prize is awarded in 2015 to Arpon Raksit http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Herb Alexander Award is given this year to Lily Hu. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Robert Fletcher Rogers Prizes are given this year to Xiaoyu He and Barry Tng. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Friends prizes are given this year to Arpon Raksit and Barry Tng. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations again to all of our award recipients for their excellent work. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/05/2015
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 05 Apr 202015 15:30:00 -0400 Special congratulations to Ravi Jagadeesan for being a Putnam http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Fellow. Congratulations http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 to Calvin Deng and Malcolm Granville for being among the next 27 highest http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 ranking individuals, and to Evan Chen, Rahul Dalal, Octav Dragoi, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Xiaoyu He, Pakawut Jiradilok, Aaron Landesman, Zihao Wang and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Allen Yuan for honorable mentions. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 In the team competition, Harvard's team came in 2nd overall. The first http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 five teams were: MIT, Harvard, Rensselaer Poly. Inst, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Univ. of Waterloo, Carengie Mellon. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Please congratulate our team members. Calvin Deng, Malcolm Granville, and Xiaoyu He. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/31/2015
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 31 Mar 202015 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to <b>Evan O'Dorney</b> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 who won a Churchill Scholarship at the University of Cambridge. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 02/23/2015
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 23 Feb 202015 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to <b>Tasho Kaletha</b> who won a Sloan Research fellowship. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> who won a Sloan Research fellowship. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.sloan.org/sloan-research-fellowships/2015-sloan-research-fellows">List of fellows</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.sloan.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 02/23/2015 http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 23 Feb 202015 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Susan Gilbert, whose service to the http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 department has been recognized with a Dean's Distinction award. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 01/11/2015
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 02 Dec 202014 15:30:00 -0400 Photos of department event celebrating Mike and Jacob. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 09/16/2014
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 16 Sep 202014 15:30:00 -0400 Please join in congratulating Jacob Lurie, who was awarded a Mc Arthur fellowship. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 For more details, see the <a href=" http://www.macfound.org/fellows/921">announcement of the Mc Arthur Foundation</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.macfound.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 06/29/2014
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 29 Jun 202014 15:30:00 -0400 Please join in congratulating Mike Hopkins, who was just awarded the Nemmers Prize. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.ams.org/news?news_id=2280">AMS announcement</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.ams.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 06/24/2014
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 24 Jun 202014 15:30:00 -0400 The inaugural winners of the http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="https://breakthroughprize.org"> Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics</a> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20breakthroughprize.org"> Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics< 15:30:00 -0400 are Simon Donaldson, Maxim Kontsevich, Jacob Lurie, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Terence Tao and Richard Taylor. Congratulations! http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 06/01/2014 http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 01 Jun 202014 15:30:00 -0400 A <a href="../graduate/graduation_spring_2014">Graduation pictures 2014</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news graduate Dec 20graduation_spring_2014">Graduation pictures 2014< 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/20/2014 http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 20 May 202014 15:30:00 -0400 A <a href="http://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/news/in-news/radcliffe-awards-fay-prize-top-theses">Captain Jonathan Fay award</a> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.radcliffe.harvard.edu 15:30:00 -0400 has been awarded to Levent Alpoge. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/14/2014 http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 14 May 202014 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="2014/toymodels.pdf">Toy Models</a> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news toymodels.pdf">Toy Models< Dec 20a> 15:30:00 -0400 Tadashi Tokieda (Cambridge University) visiting Radcliffe Institute http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 gives a talk on Wednesday May 14, 2014, 3 PM in Science Center Room 507. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="https://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/video/toys-in-applied-mathematics"> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.radcliffe.harvard.edu 15:30:00 -0400 Sample video</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news a>. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/28/2014
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 28 Apr 202014 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://cmsa.fas.harvard.edu/">New website</a> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20cmsa.fas.harvard.edu 15:30:00 -0400 for the Center of Mathematical Sciences replacing http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.math.harvard.edu/center">temporary website</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.math.harvard.edu 15:30:00 -0400 Please update bookmarks. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/31/2014
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 31 Mar 202014 15:30:00 -0400 Special congratulations to Evan O'Dorney for being a Putnam Fellow (a http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 top-five finisher in the individual competition) for the third straight http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 year. Congratulations to Calvin Deng, Malcolm Granville and Xiaoyu He http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 for being among the next 14 highest ranking individuals, and to Octav http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Dragoi, Pakawut Jiradilok, Aaron Landesman, David Liu, Toan D. Phan, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Barry Tng and Jeffrey Yan for honoroable mentions. Results: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 1. MIT 2. CMU 3. Stanford 4. Harvard 5. Caltech http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Jan 20 15:30:00 -0400 Please congratulate team members, Evan O'Dorney, Octav Dragoi and Allen Yuan. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 09/05/2013
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 05 Sep 202013 15:30:00 -0400 New book: "A history in Sum: 150 Years of Mathematics at Harvard, 1825-1975", by Steve Nadis and Shing-Tung Yau" http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/07/2013
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 07 May 202013 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Joe Harris who http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 was awarded a Harvard College Professorship. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/30/2013
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 30 Apr 202013 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to H.T. Yau who was elected member of the http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href=" http://www.nasonline.org">National Academy of Sciences</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.nasonline.org">National Academy of Sciences< 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/28/2013
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 28 Mar 202013 15:30:00 -0400 Harvard won the Putnam for the 29th time: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Eric Larson</b>, <b>Evan O'Dorney</b> and <b>Allen Yuan</b> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>, Evan O'Dorney< Dec 20b> and Allen Yuan< 15:30:00 -0400 receive \$1,000 each as members of the top-ranked team. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Eric Larson</b> and <b>Evan O'Dorney</b> are Putnam Fellows. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> and Evan O'Dorney< Dec 20b> are Putnam Fellows. 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Octav Dragoi</b> finished about the next eleven individuals. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> finished about the next eleven individuals. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Xiaoyu He</b>, <b>Aleksandar Makelov</b> and <b>Allen Yuan</b> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>, Aleksandar Makelov< Dec 20b> and Allen Yuan< 15:30:00 -0400 receive honorable mentions. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/25/2013
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 25 Mar 202013 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.ams.org/notices/201304/rnoti-p398DSb.pdf">An article</a> in the Notices http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.ams.org 15:30:00 -0400 "Remembering Raoul Bott". http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 02/21/2013
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 21 Feb 202013 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to <b>Sarah Koch</b> who won a Sloan Research fellowship. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> who won a Sloan Research fellowship. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.sloan.org/sloan-research-fellowships/2013-sloan-research-fellows">List of fellows</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.sloan.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 02/12/2013
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 12 Feb 202013 15:30:00 -0400 President Barack Obama awards the National Medal of Science to Dr. Barry Mazur on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington. The awards are the highest honors bestowed by the United States Government upon scientists, engineers, and inventors. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Charles Dharapak) Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 12/21/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 21 Dec 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to <b>Barry Mazur</b> who is one of twelve http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> who is one of twelve Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 eminent scientists and mathematicians recognized by the National http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Medal of Science, which is the highest national honor for scientists http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 and mathematicians. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/01/07/local-professors-honored-white-house-ceremony/tMHwucDtwrPcZvUXO9bM0I/story.html">Boston globe</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.bostonglobe.com 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 11/29/2012
Summer Opportunities in Mathematics
http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 29 Nov 202012 15:30:00 -0400 The Harvard Undergraduate Mathematics Association presents: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Summer Opportunities in Mathematics http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Featuring: <b>Yacoub Kureh</b> '13, <b>Lucia Mocz</b> '13, <b>William Chen</b> '14, and = http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> '13, Lucia Mocz< Dec 20b> '13, William Chen< 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Chris Stock</b> '14, Boylston Hall - Ticknor Lounge, Thursday, November 29, 6:30 PM. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> '14, Boylston Hall - Ticknor Lounge, Thursday, November 29, 6:30 PM. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 We will be discussing opportunities for research and internships for http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 students in mathematics. Come learn from our panelists and their http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 diverse experiences about opportunities in both academia and industry. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 See where math can take you! Free burritos from Felipe's will be served! http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 11/10/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 10 Nov 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Undergraduate Women Interested in Math and Physics http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Saturday, November 10th, 8 pm http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Leverett House SCR. Undergraduate women interested in math and physics are invited to a http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 casual get-together - all years and levels of experience are welcome. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 There will be homemade finger foods, drinks, board games, and good http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 company! Come as a current concentrator to give advice and meet other women http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 interested in math and physics, or as a prospective concentrator or http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 freshman to talk to some of your more-seasoned peers about the ins and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 outs of the math and physics departments and courses. Sponsored by SPS and HUMA http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 09/13/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 13 Sep 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to teachers who received a score of 4.5 or higher http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 (with a minimum of 5 evaluations) for courses taught in FAS during the spring semester of 2012: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>1b:</b> Yu-Shen Lin, Alvin Siu, Michaela Tracy, Jie Zhou, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> Yu-Shen Lin, Alvin Siu, Michaela Tracy, Jie Zhou, Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>19a:</b> Adrian Veres, <b>19b:</b> John Capodilupo http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> Adrian Veres, 19b:< Dec 20b> John Capodilupo 15:30:00 -0400 <b>21a:</b> Hansheng Diao, <b>23b:</b> Irene Chen, Isabel Vogt http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> Hansheng Diao, 23b:< Dec 20b> Irene Chen, Isabel Vogt 15:30:00 -0400 <b>55b:</b> Levent Alpoge, <b>99r:</b> Omar Antolin Camarena http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> Levent Alpoge, 99r:< Dec 20b> Omar Antolin Camarena 15:30:00 -0400 <b>123:</b> Atanas Atanasov, <b>231br:</b> Aliakbar Daemi http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> Atanas Atanasov, 231br:< Dec 20b> Aliakbar Daemi 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Mb:</b> Chelsea Barry http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> Chelsea Barry Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 as well as to the following people for being awarded the Harvard University Certificate of http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Teaching Excellence. These awards go to outstanding lecturers and preceptors but not to http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 senior preceptors: <b>21b:</b> John Hall, <b>25b:</b> Sarah Koch, <b>154:</b> Paul Bourgade. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> John Hall, 25b:< Dec 20b> Sarah Koch, 154:< 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 07/24/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 24 Jul 202012 15:30:00 -0400 H.T. Yau Simons Investiagator http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/24/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 24 May 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Fotos of the graduation 2012. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/04/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 04 May 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Please congratulate the recipients of the Department's undergraduate prizes and awards this year: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <ul> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <li>The <b>David Mumford Undergraduate Mathematics Prize</b> is awarded in 2012 to <b>Alex Zhai</b>.</li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> is awarded in 2012 to Alex Zhai< Dec 20b>.< 15:30:00 -0400 <li>The <b>Herb Alexander Award</b> is given this year to <b>Utsav Bhat</b>.</li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> is given this year to Utsav Bhat< Dec 20b>.< 15:30:00 -0400 <li>The Hoopes Prize this year are given to <b>Roxana Feier</b>, <b>Ellen Rice</b> and <b>Rachel Hinman</b>.</li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>, Ellen Rice< Dec 20b> and Rachel Hinman< 15:30:00 -0400 </ul> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news ul> Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/15/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 15 Apr 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Forth year graduate student Anand Patel has been awarded the Derek C. Bok http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of Undergraduates. He http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 was recognized especially for the tireless hours he spent teaching, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 helping and motivating his students at all levels. The award is given http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 to 5 graduate students selected from among the many excellent Teaching http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Fellows in FAS courses. This is the second year in a row that a http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Mathematics Graduate Student has won the award. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/24/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 24 Mar 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to David Kazhdan who has been awarded the Israel prize in Mathematics of 2012. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/18/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 18 Mar 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Harvard won for the 28th time the Putnam competition: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 1. Harvard, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Jan 20 15:30:00 -0400 2. Carnegie Mellon, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Feb 20 15:30:00 -0400 3. Caltech, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Mar 20 15:30:00 -0400 4. Stanford, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Apr 20 15:30:00 -0400 5. MIT. Congratulations to our team members, Eric Larson, Evan O'Dorney and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news May 20 15:30:00 -0400 Alex Zhai who win $1000, to Evan O'Dorney for being a Putnam Fellow (a top-five http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 finisher, with an award of $2,500). Congratulations to Alex http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Zhai for finishing amongst the next 18 individuals (and an award of http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 $250), and to Eric Larson and Allen Yuan for honorable mentions. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 02/23/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 23 Feb 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Irene Minder for being awarded one of the http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 2012 Dean's Distinction. This award, now in its third year, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 20 15:30:00 -0400 honors our highest-achieving FAS staff members, whose http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 critical contributions and skillful collaboration have http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 delivered outstanding results for the FAS in 2011. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 02/23/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 23 Feb 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Our graduate student http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.claymath.org/fas/research_fellows/Thorne/">Jack Thorne</a> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.claymath.org 15:30:00 -0400 won a Clay Research Fellowship http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.claymath.org/fas/research_fellows">More details</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.claymath.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 01/23/2012
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 23 Jan 202012 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Michael Hopkins for the NAS Award for his leading role in the development of homotopy theory, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 which has both reinvigorated algebraic topology as a central field in mathematics and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 led to the resolution of the Kervaire invariant problem for framed manifolds. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="2012/lunchfeb8/index.html">Fotos of Lunch in honor of Michael Feb 8, 2012</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news lunchfeb8 Dec 20index.html">Fotos of Lunch in honor of Michael Feb 8, 2012< 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 12/05/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 05 Dec 202011 15:30:00 -0400 The Austine and Chilton Mc Donnell Common Room http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 opening Ceremony took place on December 5th, 2011. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="opening2011/index.html">Here</a> and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news index.html">Here< Dec 20a> and 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="opening2011a/index.html">Here</a> are some photos from the event. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news index.html">Here< Dec 20a> are some photos from the event. 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 11/30/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 30 Nov 202011 15:30:00 -0400 The 72nd Annual Putnam Mathematical Competition takes place Saturday, December 3, 2011. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The morning session begins at 10:00 AM and ends at 1:00 PM http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The afternoon session begins at 3:00 PM and ends at 6:00 PM. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 06/02/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 02 Jun 202011 15:30:00 -0400 The library and common room renovations in the mathematics department have begun. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The books and journals have moved already to temporary storage places. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/04/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 04 May 202011 15:30:00 -0400 <ul> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <li><b>David Mumford Prize</b>: <b> Arnav Tripathy</b>.</li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>: Arnav Tripathy< Dec 20b>.< 15:30:00 -0400 <li><b>Wister Prize</b>:<b>Sherry Gong</b>.</li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>:Sherry Gong< Dec 20b>.< 15:30:00 -0400 <li><b>Herb Alexander Award</b>: <b>Jonathan Wang</b>.</li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>: Jonathan Wang< Dec 20b>.< 15:30:00 -0400 <li>The <b>Rogers Prizes</b>: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>: Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 First prize: <b>Adrian Sanborn</b>. Second prize divided equally between http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>. Second prize divided equally between Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Eric Larson</b> and <b>Akhil Mathew</b>.</li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> and Akhil Mathew< Dec 20b>.< 15:30:00 -0400 <li><b>Hoopes Prize:</b>: <b>Adrian Sanborn</b>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b>: Adrian Sanborn< Dec 20b>. 15:30:00 -0400 <!--for his http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 outstanding senior thesis entitled <i>Scaling Dimensions with Fractal Curves http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 and applications to DNA folding.</i>.--></li> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news i>.-->< Dec 20li> 15:30:00 -0400 </ul> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news ul> Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 05/03/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 03 May 202011 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to <b>Joe Harris</b> who was elected to the National Academy of Sciences. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> who was elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/26/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 26 Apr 202011 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to <b>Dick Gross</b> for winning the senior faculty Levenson award and http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> for winning the senior faculty Levenson award and Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <b>Pei-Yu Tsai</b> for winning the teaching fellows Levenson award. The picture shows Joe Blitzstein http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> for winning the teaching fellows Levenson award. The picture shows Joe Blitzstein Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 from statistics who won the junior faculty prize this year. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/22/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 22 Apr 202011 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations the department's Bok teaching award winners: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Nathan Kaplan, Jerry Wang, and Yu-Shen Lin, (Gen Ed, 221,and 1b) http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 undergrads Lily Hsiang (21a), Jessica Hwang (Ma), http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Zhihao Luo (23a), Rob Mrkonich (1b), and Will Cember (144) http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The Harvard University Certificate of Teaching Excellence was http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 awarded to Jameel Al-Adroos (21a) , Juliana Belding (Ma and 152), http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Janet Chen (Ma and 1b) and Paul Bourgade (297). http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Jack Huizenga was awarded the Derek http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 C. Bok Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Teaching of http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Undergraduates. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <!--This is a prize given to five TFs a year. This is the http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 5th year the prize has existed, and it is the first time that a member http://www.math.harvard.edu/news May 20 15:30:00 -0400 of our department has won it.--> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/04/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 04 Apr 202011 15:30:00 -0400 Mathematics Awareness Month, April 2011: http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 The American Mathematical Society, the American Statistical Association, the Mathematical Association of America, http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics announce that the theme of Mathematics Awareness http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Month 2011 is "Unraveling Complex Systems." http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.mathaware.org/mam/2011/">To the website</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.mathaware.org 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 04/02/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 02 Apr 202011 15:30:00 -0400 24 Juniors elected to Phi Beta Kappa. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 20 15:30:00 -0400 Two of the 24 are Mathematics concentrators, Eva Belmont and Philip Mocz (where Philip is joint with Astrophysics). http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/24/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 24 Mar 202011 15:30:00 -0400 The 2010 Putnam competition results were http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 1. Caltech, 2. MIT, 3. Harvard, 4. UC Berkeley, 5. U Waterloo. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Jan 20 15:30:00 -0400 Please congratulate our team members, Kevin Lee, Arnav Tripathy and Alex http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Zhai. Each receives $600. Alex Zhai is a Putnam Fellow, a top-five finisher and carries an award of $2,500. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Iurie Boreico, Eric Larson and Arnav Tripathy for http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 being among the next ten highest ranking individuals with a prize of http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 $1000, and congratulations to Sherry Gong for an honorable mention. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 We had outstanding individual results, with four students placing into the top 15. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 03/14/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 14 Mar 202011 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to Jonathan Wang, Harvard senior, who was recently http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 awarded the Churchill Scholarship by the Winston Churchill Foundation http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 of the United States. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 This is a scholarship for a year of post-graduate study and research http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 in the sciences, engineering and mathematics at the University of http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Cambridge. Competition for this Scholarship is rather intense with only fourteen http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 Scholarships awarded this year. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 01/09/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 09 Jan 202011 15:30:00 -0400 The Harvard-MIT Math Tournament takes place February 12, 2011, at MIT. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 If you like to contribute to that experience for hundreds of high school http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 students please fill out the following form indicating your http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="https://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dFJwNjZnYzBUM09TbTh4TnhhLXdqanc6MQ"> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20spreadsheets.google.com 15:30:00 -0400 availabilities</a>. Or email hmmt-request@mit.edu for any questions. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news a>. Or email hmmt-request@mit.edu for any questions. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 01/31/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 31 Jan 202011 15:30:00 -0400 Congratulations to <b>Peter Kronheimer</b> who won jointly with <b>Tomasz Mrowka</b> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news b> who won jointly with Tomasz Mrowka< Dec 20b> 15:30:00 -0400 the AMS 2011 Joseph L. Doob Prize for their outstanding research book http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <i>"Monopoles and Three-Manifolds"</i>, Cambridge University Press, 2007. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news i>, Cambridge University Press, 2007. Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 that makes a seminal contribution to the research literature. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 01/13/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 13 Jan 202011 15:30:00 -0400 This year's http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.comap.com/undergraduate/contests/mcm/">Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM/ICM)</a> http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.comap.com 15:30:00 -0400 takes place February 10-14, 2011. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 <a href="http://www.comap.com/undergraduate/contests/mcm/instructions.php">Details</a>. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20www.comap.com 15:30:00 -0400 Interested students please organize a 3-person team and inform Peter Kronheimer http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 kronheim@math.harvard.edu about the names of the members, by February 4th, 2011 to have http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 a team 'advisor' assigned to register. The Department covers registration fees. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 % http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 01/06/2011
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http://www.math.harvard.edu/news 06 Jan 202011 15:30:00 -0400 It is with sadness that we have to announce the death of Dale Winter who http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 passed away January 5th, 2011. Dale had been a preceptor at the Mathematics http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400 department from 2000 to 2003. http://www.math.harvard.edu/news Dec 20 15:30:00 -0400