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A team of researchers, led by Lena Murchikova , Bezos Member in the School of Natural Sciences, has made new strides in understanding the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way galaxy, Sagittarius A*. The results, to be published in Nature...
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Myles W. Jackson , Professor in the School of Historical Studies, will give the commencement address at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena in Germany on June 28, 2019. Jackson's lecture, “What Is, and to What End Do We Study, the History of Science” (titled after Friedrich Schiller's...
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Sabine Schmidtke , Professor in the School of Historical Studies, has been elected to the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres as a Foreign Corresponding Member. Also among the newly elected Foreign Corresponding Members are former IAS Members Werner Eck and Amneris...
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Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters made a short film about Karen Uhlenbeck , Visiting Professor in the School of Mathematics, in conjunction with the 2019 Abel Prize she received “for her pioneering achievements in geometric partial differential equations, gauge theory and integrable systems,...