Past Faculty

Shing-Tung Yau

School of Mathematics
Affiliation
Mathematics

From the International Mathematical Congresses:

[Shing-Tung Yau] made contributions in differential equations, also to the Calabi conjecture in algebraic geometry, to the positive mass conjecture of general relativity theory, and to real and complex Monge-Ampère equations.

Fields Medalist, 1982

Dates at IAS
Faculty
  • Mathematics
9/19804/1984
Member
  • Mathematics
9/19793/1980
Member
  • Mathematics
9/19718/1972
Degrees
University of California, Berkeley Ph.D., 1971
Honors
Fields Medal 1982