Applied Mathematics faculty member Eric Shea-Brown and adjunct Professor Adrienne Fairhall (Physiology and Biophysics) have been awarded a grant from The Swartz Foundation to support research in theoretical neuroscience. The award establishes the UW as the latest of the Swartz Foundation-supported centers for innovation in this growing field, which spans mathematics, statistics, physics and biology. Congratulations to Eric and Adrienne! Read more here.
Congratulations to Professor Randy LeVeque for being elected a CoMotion Presidential Innovation Fellow of 2015! The fellowship is awarded in recognition of Professor LeVeque’s entrepreneurial thinking and significant contribution to the translational culture at UW.
Congratulations to Professor Anne Greenbaum for being selected as a fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics for outstanding contributions to the fields served by SIAM. Find out more here.
More information on SIAM prizes is available here.
KK Tung named Fellow of the American Meterological Society. Randall LeVeque, Robert O’Malley, Jr. and adjunct faculty Ioana Dumitriu and Gunther Uhlmann named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society