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Eric Kolaczyk elected as IMS Fellow – Class of 2017

May 3rd, 2017

Professor Eric Kolaczyk has been elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. He has been recognized for his pioneering contributions to the development of wavelet-based statistical methods and of multi-scale statistical methods, as well as for his more recent transformative research advancing both the development and application of statistical methods for data on networks.

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Professor Stephen Grossberg has been named the recipient of the 2017 IEEE Frank Rosenblatt Award

April 28th, 2017

Professor Stephen Grossberg has been named the recipient of the 2017 IEEE Frank Rosenblatt Award for his contributions to understanding brain cognition and behavior and their emulation by technology. Awarded annually since 2004, this prize recognizes outstanding scientists who have made contributions to biologically and linguistically motivated computational paradigms and systems. See: https://www.ieee.org/about/awards/bios/rosenblatt_recipients.html

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Generous alumnus and alumna to endow graduate fellowship honoring Professor Ralph D’Agostino

November 18th, 2016

Generous alumnus and alumna to endow graduate fellowship honoring Professor Ralph D'Agostino

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Prof. Jennifer Balakrishnan wins Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professorship

November 14th, 2016

Prof. Jennifer Balakrishnan wins the Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professorship

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Prof. Nancy Kopell wins Swartz Prize

November 14th, 2016

Prof. Nancy Kopell wins Society for Neuroscience Swartz Prize

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Professor Jared Weinstein wins Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship

February 19th, 2014

Professor Jared Weinstein has won an Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship in Mathematics. This Fellowship recognizes Jared for his research in number theory, specifically for his pioneering work in automorphic representation theory. Within this discipline, he has made major advances to the local approaches in class field theory.  

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Conference in honor of Glenn Stevens

May 28th, 2013

p-adic Variation in Number Theory - A conference in honor of Glenn Stevens' 60th Birthday to be held June 2-6, 2014

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Graduate Student awarded NSF GK–12 Fellowship

June 3rd, 2010

Hunter Glanz, a graduate student in statistics, was selected as one of the fellows for the National Science Foundation (NSF) GK–12 Fellowship program awarded to BU. Hunter will be mentored by Dr. Surajit Ray, assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics. NSF awarded the BU GLACIER (Global Change Initiative: Education & Research) project $2.8 million to support 10 fellows across four... Read more »

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Graduate Student awarded NSF Postdoc Research Fellowship

February 17th, 2010

Graduate student Matt Holzer has been awarded an NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Mathematics for 2010–2013 to carry out research in the School of Mathematics at the University of Minnesota.

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AMS Announces Mass Media Fellowship Award

September 16th, 2009

The American Mathematical Society (AMS) is pleased to announce that Baldur Hedinsson has been awarded its 2009 Mass Media Fellowship. Baldur is a PhD student in mathematics at Boston University. He will be working at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel for ten weeks over the summer under the sponsorship of the AMS. Read the full story here.

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