2016 Prizes and Awards
The following prize recipients will be honored at the Joint Prize Session which will be held on Thursday, January 7, 2016 at 4:25 p.m. in Ballroom 6BC, Washington State Convention Center. It will be followed by a cash bar reception in the foyer.
Award for Distinguished Public Service: Aloysius Helminck
Chevalley Prize in Lie Theory: Geordie Williamson
Levi L. Conant Prize: Daniel Rothman
EH Moore Research Article Prize: Caucher Birkar, Paolo Cascini, Christopher Hacon, James McKernan
Robbins Prize: Manuel Kauers, Christoph Koutschan, Doron Zeilberger
Leroy P. Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement: Barry Simon
Leroy P. Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition: David Cox, Donal O’Shea, John Little
Leroy P. Steele Prize for Seminal Contribution to Research: Andrew Majda
See details here.
Frank and Brennie Morgan Prize for Outstanding Research in Mathematics by
an Undergraduate Student: Amol Aggarwal
Honorable Mention: Evan O’Dorney
Louise Hay Award for Contributions to Mathematics Education: Judy Walker
M. Gweneth Humphreys Award for Mentorship of Undergraduate Women in Mathematics: Naomi Jochnowitz
Alice T. Schafer Prize for Excellence in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Woman:
Communications Award for Expository and Popular Books: Simon Singh
Communications Award for Public Outreach: National Museum of Mathematics (MoMath)
Chauvenet Prize: Susan Marshall, Donald R. Smith
Euler Book Prize: Jordan Ellenberg
Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Awards for Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathematics: Satyan Devadoss, Tyler Jarvis, Glen Van Brummelen
Yueh-Gin Gung and Dr. Charles Y. Hu Award for Distinguished Service to Mathematics: George Berzsenyi
See details here.