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Research Areas

Probability Theory Stochastic Processes

Contact Info

Office: AP&M 7161

Phone:

Email: rjwilliams@ucsd.edu

Ruth Williams

Professor

Education

Ph.D., Mathematics, Stanford University, 1983

Honors

Member of the National Academy of Sciences, 2012
Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2010
Corresponding Member of the Australian Academy of Science, 2018
International Congress of Mathematicians Speaker - 1998, 1998
President of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics - 2011-2012, 2011
John von Neumann Theory Prize from the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, 2016
Guggenheim Fellowship, 2006
Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, 2004
Fellow of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, 2009
Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics, 2008
Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2005
Award for the Advancement of Women in Operations Research and Management Sciences, 2017
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship, 2007
NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award, 2004
Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 2020