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Alondra Nelson
Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Professor in the School of Social Science, has been selected to serve on the National Academy of Medicine’s newly established Committee on Emerging Science, Technology, and Innovation in health and medicine. The committee will assess the landscape of...
Enrico Bombieri
Enrico Bombieri , Professor Emeritus in the School of Mathematics, has been awarded the 2020 Crafoord Prize in mathematics. Bombieri is cited for outstanding and influential contributions in all major areas of mathematics, particularly number theory, analysis, and algebraic geometry. The Crafoord Prize...
Portrait of Alondra Nelson
Alondra Nelson , Harold F. Linder Professor in the School of Social Science, has been elected to the board of trustees of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. “It is a deep honor to join the Mellon Board of Trustees,” Nelson said of the appointment...
Scott Tremaine
Scott Tremaine , Richard Black Professor in the School of Natural Sciences, has been awarded the 2020 Henry Norris Russell Lectureship from the American Astronomical Society. Selected annually, the Russell Lecturer is chosen on the basis of a lifetime of eminence in astronomical research...