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Putnam Competition Results 2022

Left to Right: Matthew Riedman, Karthik Seetharaman, Rahul Thomas, Jack Albright, Andrei Mandelshtam.

Not Pictured: Quanlin Chen, Hongyue Li


Stanford’s Putnam Team (Quanlin Chen, Matthew Riedman and Rahul Thomas) have placed 3rd in the 2022 Putnam competition. This is the best result in Stanford’s history, tied with its performances in 2013 and 2019. Forty-one Stanford undergraduates participated in the competition, and 17 of them placed in the top 500. 

A big congratulations to all the Stanford participants!  

9th Place Overall:

Quanlin Chen

Honorable mentions (placed in top 100):

Matthew Riedman
Rahul Thomas

Placed in top 200:

Jack Albright
Hongyue Li
Andrei Mandelshtam
Karthik Seetharaman

Placed in top 500:

Sidhart Krishnan
Tae Kyu Kim
Bradley Moon
Anthony Zhan
Michael Doboli
Yunchu Dai
Michael Cho
Vrishab Krishna
Ryan Catullo
Dylan Mahoney

The William Lowell Putnam Competition is the preeminent undergraduate mathematics competition. For more information on the Putnam Competition, including access to the 2021 Announcement of Winners, please visit their website: