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Phillip Griffiths
Phillip Griffiths , former IAS Director (1991–2003) and current Professor Emeritus in the School of Mathematics, has been elected a Foreign Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The Russian Academy of Sciences is a state academy that aims to ensure the continuity and...
Nathalie Peutz
Islands of Heritage: Conservation and Transformation in Yemen (Stanford University Press, 2018), by Nathalie M. Peutz , Wolfensohn Family Member in the School of Social Science, has been awarded the Middle East Section Book Award. Conferred biennially by the Middle East Section of...
Juan Maldacena speaks on stage in Wolfensohn Hall
CERN Courier interviews Juan Maldacena , Carl P. Feinberg Professor in the School of Natural Sciences, about his 1997 conjecture of a deep relationship between gravity and quantum field theory that continues to offer insights into black holes and the search for quantum...
Camillo De Lellis , IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics, has been named a recipient of the 2020 Bôcher Memorial Prize , which will be presented by the American Mathematical Society (AMS) on Thursday, January 16, at the 2020 Joint...