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The Clay Mathematics Institute announces that Maryam Mirzakhani has received a 2014 Clay Research Award.
Thomas Church has been awarded the National Science Foundation's 2014 CAREER Award. His paper is entitled "Unifying representation stability via Fl-categories".   For more information about…
Stanford Mathematics professor Maryam Mirzakhani has been awarded the Fields medal, the most prestigious honor in mathematics. Other stories on this subject: "A Tenacious Explorer of Abstract…
The 2013 Putnam results indicate that Stanford had another excellent year! The team consisting of Vishal Arul, Ravi Fernando, and Sam Keller finished third, which is our best showing yet! The…
On April 29, 2014, Emmanuel Candès was named as one of the two Stanford professors elected as new members to the National Academy of Sciences, in recognition of their achievements in original…
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On April 23, 2014, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences announced that Emmanuel Candès was among the 11 Stanford professors elected as members of the Academy's class of 2014. The AAAS is…
On May 21, 2014, Emeritus Professor Joe Keller received an honorary Doctor of Science degree at Columbia University.  The degree was in recognition of his lifetime of contributions to the…
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Lynnelle Ye was awarded the 2014 Dean's Award for Academic Achievement. Past Mathematics department winners include Seok Hyeong Lee (2012) and Elina Robeva (2011). Lynnelle was also awarded the…