Our senior colleague, Distinguished Professor Yakov Pesin was honored on the occasion of his 70th birthday at The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, in a Workshop in Hyperbolic Dynamics with an emphasis on topics that have benefited from the seminal contributions of Yakov Pesin.
Congratulations to Jessica Conway for being awarded a three-year NSF grant in the amount of $270,040 for her project "HIV post-treatment: rebound or control? Stochastic modeling insights." She is the sole PI.
The Fourth Afro-Franco-Brazilian Meeting on Mathematics and Physics In Honor of Augustin Banyaga's 70th Birthday
Jack Huizanga has received an FRG grant: Collaborative Research: Bridgeland stability, moduli spaces and birational geometry from NSF. This grant is partnered with the University of Illinois at Chicago, Northeastern University, and the University of utah. The total budget for the project is $775,000, of which $181,465 is Penn State's portion. Congratulations Jack!
Wenrui Hao has received a grant from the American Heart Association in the amount of $231,000. The project is: Personalized Diagnosis of Prediction of Atherosclerotic Aneurysms via Computational Models. Congratulations Wenrui!
Brown has received the 2017 Robinson Equal Opportunity Award
Federico Rodriguez-Hertz received Faculty Scholar Medal