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Noam D. Elkies

Department of Mathematics, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138

(617)441-2910 (home), (617)495-4625 (work), -5132 (fax)

e-mail:
elkies@math.harvard.edu

** BIOGRAPHICAL **

Born 8/1966 in New York City

Moved 12/1970 to Ramat Gan, Israel

Returned 8/1978 to New York

In Cambridge, Mass. since 9/1985

** EDUCATION **

Stuyvesant High School, 9/79-6/82

Columbia College, 9/82-5/85, B.A. *summa cum laude*
in Mathematics and Music

Harvard University, 9/85-6/87, M.A. in Mathematics 6/86,
Ph.D. in Mathematics 6/87

** EMPLOYMENT **

Harvard University, 7/93-present, Professor (Mathematics)

Harvard University, 7/90-6/93, Associate Professor (Mathematics),
John L. Loeb Professor of the Natural Sciences

Harvard University, 9/87-6/90, Junior Fellow

Institute for Defense Analyses,
intermittently from 7/86 to present, consultant

Bell Labs, 7/91, consultant

** SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS**

1992 - Prix Peccot (Collège de France)

1991 - Packard Fellowship for Science and Engineering

1991 - Presidential Young Investigator

1991 - W.O. Baker Award for Initiatives in Research
(National Academy of Sciences)

1990 - John L. Loeb Professor of the Natural Sciences
(Harvard University)

1987 - Junior Fellow (Harvard University)

1985 - NSF Graduate Fellowship in Mathematics

1985 - Valedictorian, Columbia College

1982-84 - Top 5 in 42nd, 43rd and 44th Putnam competitions;
Putnam Fellowship for graduate study at Harvard

1984 - Phi Beta Kappa (while in Junior year)

1982 - 1st in USA Math Olympiad; Gold Medal at International
Math Olympiad (Budapest, Hungary)

1982 - 8th in Westinghouse Science Talent Search

1981 - Tied for 1st in USA Math Olympiad; Gold Medal with perfect
score at International Math Olympiad (Washington, D.C.)

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** REFERENCES **

Prof. B. Mazur

Dept. of Mathematics, Harvard University

Cambridge, MA 02138

Prof. B.H. Gross

Dept. of Mathematics, Harvard University

Cambridge, MA 02138

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