## 2015

### James McKernan - 2016 AMS Moore Prize

Professor James McKernan and 3 co-authors will receive the 2016 AMS E. H. Moore Research Article Prize for their article "Existence of minimal models for varieties of log general type,"

(Nov 30, 2015)Journal of the AMS(2010).

### Ian Agol - 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics

Ian Agol, Professor of Mathematics at UC Berkeley, has received the 2016 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics. Agol received his Ph.D. from the Mathematics Department at UCSD in 1998.

(Nov 18, 2015)

### Complex Algebraic Geometry Conference - Jan. 15-18, 2016

The Complex Algebraic Geometry Conference 2016 will be hosted at UCSD on January 15-18, 2016. Conference website: https://sites.google.com/site/complexalgebraicgeometry2016/

(Nov 10, 2015)

### Jim Agler - 2016 Fellow of the AMS

Congratulations to Professor Jim Agler who has been selected as a 2016 Fellow of the AMS.

(Nov 10, 2015)

### Undergraduate Awards for Excellence 2015-2016

Congratulations to the 2015-2016 Physical Sciences Dean's Undergraduate Award for Excellence recipients in Mathematics: Leonardo Chan, Nathan Chen, Jaclyn Doo, Xinyi Ma, Tian Pan, Linda Wogulis, Siyue Wu, Yijun Zhou

(Nov 4, 2015)

### Distinguished Colloquium: Martin Hairer - Oct. 29, 2015

Thursday, October 29, at 4:00pm in the AP&M 6402 Halkin Seminar Room. Regius Professor Martin Hairer of The University of Warwick, winner of the 2014 Fields Medal, will speak on his groundbreaking work in stochastic analysis and mathematical physics. See poster.

(Oct 20, 2015)

### WCOAS at UCSD - Oct. 10-11, 2015

The West Coast Operator Algebra Seminar (WCOAS) will be hosted at UCSD on October 10-11, 2015. The talks will be held in the AP&M building. For more information, see the conference's website: http://www.math.ucsd.edu/~rboutonn/WCOAS2015.html

(Aug 10, 2015)

### Rayan Saab - Hellman Fellow 2015-2016

Congratulations to Professor Rayan Saab who has been selected as a 2015-2016 Hellman Fellow. See http://academicaffairs.ucsd.edu/faculty/awards/hellman/.

(Jun 3, 2015)

### John Eggers - Outstanding Professor Award 2014-2015

Congratulations to Professor John Eggers who was presented with an Outstanding Professor Award for 2014-2015 by the Panhellenic Association at UCSD on May 27, 2015.

(May 28, 2015)

### SCAPDE at UCSD - May 2-3, 2015

A conference in the Southern California Analysis and PDE (SCAPDE) series will be organized at UCSD on May 2-3, 2015. Information and a registration form can be found at http://www.math.ucsd.edu/~scapde/.

(Apr 17, 2015)

### Laura Stevens - Distinguished Teaching Award 2014-2015

Congratulations to Professor Laura Stevens who has been selected as a recipient of a 2014-2015 Distinguished Teaching Award for Academic Senate Members.

(Apr 1, 2015)

### Fan Chung Graham - SIAM Fellow 2015

Congratulations to Professor Fan Chung Graham who has been selected as a Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) for 2015.

(Apr 1, 2015)

### SCNTD May 23, 2015 - Special Session

A special session of the Southern California Number Theory Day will be organized at UCSD on May 23, 2015. The conference will be followed by a dinner celebrating John Tate's 90th birthday. Visit the SCNTD website for more information.

(Feb 23, 2015)

### SCNTD Conference

The Southern California Number Theory Day (SCNTD) will be hosted at UCSD on February 14, 2015 in the AP&M building. Visit the SCNTD website for more information.

(Jan 29, 2015)

### Cristian D. Popescu - 2015 Simons Fellow in Mathematics

Cristian D. Popescu was awarded one of the 2015 Simons Fellowships in Mathematics by the Simons Foundation. Professor Popescu will spend the 2015-2016 academic year as a Simons Fellow at Harvard University.

(Jan 9, 2015)

### 22nd Southern California Geometric Analysis Seminar

The 22nd Southern California Geometric Analysis Seminar (SCGAS) will be held at UCSD on February 7-8, 2015. This is an annual meeting which rotates between UCI and UCSD.

(Jan 8, 2015)

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