The highest honor regularly bestowed by the Institute, the award acknowledges a particular achievement, a series of achievements, or a career of achievements of noteworthy value.
Sponsored by the American Mathematical Society and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, the AMS-SIAM Norbert Wiener Prize in Applied Mathematics is awarded every three years to recognize outstanding contributions to applied mathematics in the highest and broadest sense.
As part of the celebration of the University’s 500th Convocation, four honorees were selected for outstanding scholarship.
The #2 ranked researcher in the field of Mathematics, Robert Tibshirani is a pioneer in microarray research. David Donoho, another high-ranking Mathematics researcher, has a paper of high interest on the list of Stanford's most-cited papers in Engineering.
The National Academy of Sciences today announced the election of 72 new members and 18 foreign associates from 15 countries in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research. The NAS is a private organization of scientists and engineers dedicated to the furtherance of science and its use for the general welfa