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Current Member

Ron Peled

Cynthia and Robert Hillas Founders' Circle Member

Affiliation

Mathematics

Field of Study

Probability Theory, Statistical Physics

Home Institution

Tel Aviv University

Ron Peled is studying questions involving probability theory, with a special focus on problems originating from statistical mechanics. He takes a mathematical physics approach to study universality phenomena, phase transitions, and disorder effects in physical systems of large size.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Mathematics
current

Degrees

University of California, Berkeley
Ph.D.
2008
Tel Aviv University
M.Sc.
2004
The Open University of Israel
B.Sc.
2002

Honors

2022
European Research Council (ERC) Consolidator grant
2016
Rector Distinguished Teacher Award
2015
European Research Council (ERC) Starting grant
2012
Alon Fellowship
2008
Clay Liftoff Fellowship
2008
UC Berkeley Herbert Alexander Prize
2008
UC Berkeley Citation in Probability

Appointments

Tel Aviv University
2010
Professor
New York University Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
2008–2010
Courant Instructor