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BU Alum Named Mass Teacher of the Year

June 26th, 2018

BU Alum Jamil Siddiqui, named 2019 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year

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Prof. David Rohrlich Wins CAS Advising/Mentoring Award

April 23rd, 2018

Every year the College of Arts and Sciences recognizes three faculty with the Templeton Award for Excellence in Student Advising and Mentoring. This year, Prof. David Rohrlich in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics was one of the faculty selected to win this award.

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Margaret Beck Receives Inaugural Birman Fellowship

March 29th, 2018

The American Mathematical Society announced that Professor Margaret Beck has been awarded the inaugural AMS Joan and Joseph Birman Fellowship for Women Scholars for the 2018-2019 academic year in recognition of her exceptional research on stability problems in partial differential equations and spatially-extended, infinite-dimensional dynamical systems. In particular, she was cited for her research deeveloping invariant manifold theory for the nonlinear stability and large-time behavior of solutions... Read more »

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Professor Jennifer Balakrishnan receives Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship

February 16th, 2018

The Sloan Foundation announced yesterday that Professor Jennifer Balakrishnan was awarded a Sloan Foundation Research Fellowship in Mathematics. This is a prestigious award given to the top 18-20 young, tenure-track assistant professors each year, across all areas of the mathematical sciences in the US and Canada. Jennifer has been recognized for her pioneering research in Number Theory. She was cited for her fundamental theoretical and rigorous computational contributions... Read more »

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Eric Kolaczyk named AAAS Fellow

January 2nd, 2018

For his efforts on behalf of the advancement of science, especially of statistics and its applications, Professor Eric Kolaczyk has been elected as a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Website: www.aaas.org

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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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