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Subo Dong , former Member (2009–13) in the School of Natural Sciences, has been awarded the Su-Shu Huang Prize of the Chinese Astronomical Society. Dong is recognized for his research achievements in the discovery and study of supernovae with wide-field surveys, and in particular,...
Harvard University will hold a memorial in celebration of the life and legacy of Maryam Mirzakhani , Member (2015) in the School of Mathematics, on Sunday, August 13. Speaking on Mirzakhani’s impact on science and society will be Roya Beheshti; Curtis T. McMullen...
A $2 million donation from Eric and Wendy Schmidt will support the launch of the Program in Theoretical Machine Learning in the Institute for Advanced Study’s School of Mathematics. Eric Schmidt is the Executive Chairman of Google; Wendy Schmidt is President of The Schmidt Family...
Caroline Walker Bynum , Professor Emerita in the School of Historical Studies, has been elected to the British Academy as a Corresponding Fellow. Other elected Members include Gary Gerstle , Member (1990–91) in the School of Social Science; Kenneth...