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Sourav Chatterjee, Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, was recently elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society. Each year, exceptional scientists are elected as fellows to the society which is…
Amir Dembo, Professor of Mathematics, has been elected to the 2023 class of new members to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Each year, the Academy's board elects outstanding leaders in…
Eleny Ionel, our former department chair and professor of mathematics, has been appointed to the Robert Grimmett Professorship in Mathematics in recognition of her exceptional scholarship. We are…
Benjamin Przybocki, a junior majoring in mathematics, has been awarded the 2023 Barry Goldwater Scholarship. The Goldwater Scholarship Program, one of the oldest and most prestigious national…
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…
The Clay Mathematics Institute announced that Huy Pham will receive the 2023 Clay Research Fellowship. The fellowship is five years long and will begin in July. Pham is due to graduate from the…
We are happy to welcome 18 new PhD students to the department. (Listed Alphabetically): Selim Amar, Hamish Blair, Ciprian Bonciocat, Lucca Borges Prado, Henry Bosch, …
Egor Lappo, who finished his undergraduate degree in Mathematics in 2022, was recently awarded an Honorable Mention for the 2023 AMS-MAA-SIAM Frank and Brennie Morgan Prize for Outstanding…
Professor Melanie Matchett Wood, a former Szegö Assistant Professor in the Stanford Department of Mathematics, was recently named a 2022 MacArthur Fellow. Wood was recognized for her work in number…
Jinyoung Park, a Szegö Assistant Professor in the department, was awarded the Mirzakhani New Frontiers prize for her contributions to the resolution of several major conjectures on thresholds…