Alessio Figalli wins the Fields Medal
August 1 , 2018
Alessio Figalli wins the Fields Medal at the ICM 2018 in Rio de Janeiro. Now at ETH Zurich, he was a professor at the Department of Mathematics at UT Austin from 2009 until 2016. We congratulate Alessio for this incredible honor.Read More... And More ...
Luis Caffarelli receives 2018 Shaw Prize in Mathematics
May 15 , 2018
The Shaw Foundation has announced that the 2018 Laureate of the Shaw Prize in the Mathematical Sciences is Luis Caffarelli.
This is one of the world's most highly distinguished prizes for mathematics. Awarded by the Hong Kong-based Shaw Foundation, the Shaw Prize honors recent breakthroughs by researchers in the fields of mathematics, astronomy, and life science and medicine.Read More... And More ...
UT Actuarial to receive the 2018 CAS University Award
June 18 , 2018
The University of Texas at Austin has been selected as a recipient of the 2018 CAS University Award by the Casualty Actuarial Society. Congratulations to the members of our Actuarial Studies Program for this great distinction, and especially to Alisa Havens Walch for her extraordinary service. Alisa will represent our program at the CAS annual meeting in Las Vegas.
Mark Daniels to receive Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award
June 18 , 2018
Mark Daniels will be awarded the Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award. We congratulate Mark for this great distinction
Israel and Ward have been awarded a MURI Grant
April 26 , 2018
Arie Israel and Rachel Ward have been awarded a highly competitive Multidisciplinary University
Research Initiative (MURI) grant from the Department of Defense, as co-PIs in a research team that
includes members from the Cockrell School of Engineering, Princeton University, and Northwestern
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Joe Neeman has been awarded a Sloan Fellowship
Feb 17 , 2018The Sloan Foundation today announced that Joe Neeman has been awarded a 2018 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship. The complete list of recipients is available at