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Interesting insight is found in a New York Times article, published September 23, 2019, that explores the significance of the blackboard to many renowned mathematicians.  Stanford’s own, Professor…
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Stanford Mathematics is pleased to share, on behalf of Santa Clara University's Department of Mathematics and Computer Science and the American Institute of Mathematics, information on the Second…
Stanford Mathematics is happy to welcome our new PhD candidates to the department. They are: Back Row (left to right): Konstantin Miagkov, David Stoner, Matt Larson, Juan Carlos Ortiz, Haoya Li…
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For the first time the Mathematics Department is awarding the Mathematics Distinguished Service Award to two graduates. This award has been established to recognize students who, through their…
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Math majors, Nitya Mani and Jiren Zhu, have been awarded the Firestone Medal Award and the Undergraduate Research Award respectively. The Firestone Medal Award recognizes the top ten percent of all…
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Katy Woo, a junior majoring in mathematics, has been named one of nearly 500 recipients of the 2019 Goldwater Scholarship.This year's scholarship winners include majors from mathematics and computer…
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Stanford Mathematics is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of the Pólya Teaching Fellow Award (Benjamin Fayyazuddin Ljungberg, Weston Ungemach, and Caitlin Stanton) and the Robert Osserman…
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The Mathematics Department is proud to announce the following award: Centennial Teaching Assistant Award: Katerina Velcheva, Cedric De Groote, Calista Bernard Centennial Teaching Assistant Award:…
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The Stanford Mathematics Department is pleased to announce that Hannah Larson is awarded the Maryam Mirzakhani Graduate Fellowship, and Isabel Vogt is awarded the Maryam Mirzakhani Postdoctoral…
Mathematics Professor Andras Vasy has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the country’s oldest and most prestigious honorary learned societies. The American Academy of…