Ewine van Dishoeck,
Trustee of the Institute for Advanced Study, has been recognized by
the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, the Kavli Foundation,
and the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research with the 2018
Kavli Prize in...
The Institute for Advanced Study has appointed Dutch astronomer
and chemist Ewine Fleur van Dishoeck to its Board of Trustees,
effective May 5, 2018. Van Dishoeck is Professor of Molecular
Astrophysics at the University of Leiden, External...
Veena Das, Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of Anthropology at Johns
Hopkins University and Academic Trustee for the Institute's School
of Social Science, will give a talk at the Institute for Advanced
Study at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 3, in the...
The Institute for Advanced Study has appointed Veena Das and
Lorraine Daston to its Board of Trustees. Das, Krieger-Eisenhower
Professor of Anthropology at Johns Hopkins University, has been
nominated by the Institute’s School of Social Science
“I didn’t think it was math, just something fun to
do,” says Jim Simons,
Institute Trustee and former Member in the School of Mathematics.
An only child, he was contemplative by nature and enjoyed pondering
mathematical ideas. “I think there’s a...