# Professor Eleny Ionel named Fellow of the American Mathematical Society

Stanford Mathematics Professor Eleny Ionel has been named to the 2020 class of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society for contributions to symplectic geometry and the geometric analysis approach to Gromov-Witten Theory.

From the press release: AMERICAN MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY NAMES 2020 CLASS OF FELLOWS OF THE AMS

Providence, RI - Fifty-two mathematical scientists from around the world have been named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2020, the program's eighth year.

To see the names of individuals who are in this year's class, their institutions and citations, visit http://www.ams.org/ams-fellows .

The Fellows of the AMS designation recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. The AMS is pleased to present the class of 2020 Fellows who are being recognized by their peers for their contributions to the profession, and also to honor excellence.

"It is a great pleasure to offer my sincere congratulations to the new AMS Fellows, honored for their notable contributions to mathematics and to the profession. We are grateful to the nominators and the members of the selection committee for helping the AMS recognize the achievements of their esteemed colleagues through this fellowship." says AMS President Jill C. Pipher.