Congratulations to Valerie and Alan Lum on the birth of their healthy baby boy. Garrett Lum was born December 18th weighing in at a healthy 8 lbs 9 oz. Mom and baby are doing well.
Hantaek Bae: Hantaek and his wife Jessica got married October 2011 in New-York.
Congratulations to AMSC student
who was awarded the 2011-2012 Dr. Ruth Davis Fellowship in recognition of her outstanding academic achievements, and to AMSC student
who was awarded the 2011-2012 Mark E. Lachtman Graduate Student Award.
Kayo Ide, AOSC, CSCAMM, IPST, and ESSIC who is this year's winner of the CMNS Board of Visitors Junior Faculty Award, recognizing her accomplishments in research and education.
Prof. Margetis presented a lecture entitled A Tale of Two Scales:
From discrete schemes to Partial Differential Equations in epitaxial growth.
Professor Pierre-Emmanuel Jabin
as a new CSCAMM faculty member (a joint appointment with the department of Mathematics). Prof. Jabin's research interests include transport equations, mathematical models for biology, kinetic equations, and many-particles systems.
Dr. Suleyman Ulusoy. He has accepted a position as Assistant Professor at Zirve University in Gaziantep, Turkey.
Dr. Knut Waagan. He has accepted a position as an Acting assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Mathematics at the University of Washington, Seattle starting next academic year.
Prof. Dionisios Margetis
(Math and CSCAMM) has been selected to receive the CMNS Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching for 2011.
The winners of the 2011 Monroe H. Martin Prize,
Prof. Joel Tropp
Prof. Adam Oberman, gave talks on Finding structure with randomness: Probabilistic algorithms for constructing low-rank matrix decompositions and, respectively, on Discrete Geometric Game Interpretations of Nonlinear Elliptic Partial Differential Equations at the
Monroe H. Martin Lectures
on April 13th.