Subhash Khot Wins The Nevanlinna Prize! Warm Congratulations to Subhash!!
Please see the news release for further information. Also read "What It Takes to Win the World's Highest Computer Science Honor" in Wired.
Welcome to the fall 2014 Courant Scholars!
Melissa Amber Schiff
Andrew K Lee
2014 Silver Professors
David McLaughlin and Patrick Cousot are the 2014 Silver Professors! Warm congratulations to Dave and to Patrick!!
For more information on Dave, Patrick and the other Silver Professors, please click here.
NSF CAREER Awards
David Sontag and Thomas Wies have each received an NSF CAREER award for their projects "Exact Algorithms for Learning Latent Structures" (Sontag) and "Abstracting Programs for Automated Debugging" (Wies).
Congratulations to David and to Thomas!!
Profile of Yann LeCun
Yann LeCun's work on back-propagation neural networks and deep learning are the subject of an in-depth profile in Wired.
Tom Trogdon 2014 recipient of the SIAM Richard C. DiPrima Prize
The 2014 Recipient of the SIAM Richard C. DiPrima Prize is Tom Trogdon! Congratulations Tom!!
For further details, please visit the SIAM website.
Leslie Greengard to give John Von Neumann Lecture at SIAM annual meeting on Tuesday, July 8.
For further information, please click here: http://www.siam.org/meetings/an14/prizes.php
NYU team wins at International Collegiate Programming Contest!
At the 2014 ACM-ICPC International Collegiate Programming Contest, held in Ekaterinburg, Russia, the NYU team placed 13th overall, and 1st among North American teams, beating out teams from such schools as MIT, Stanford, CMU, and Berkeley. Congratulations to the team Bowen Yu, Fabian Gundlach, and Danilo Neves Ribeiro and their coaches Brett Bernstein, Evan Korth, and Sean McIntyre!
For further info, please click here: http://icpc.baylor.edu/scoreboard/
Miranda Holmes Cerfon selected for the Department of Energy Early Career Research Award
Antoine Cerfon has been selected for the 2014 Department of Energy Early Career Research Award!
Selin Kalaycioglu is awarded the 2014 Golden Dozen Award!
Congratulations Selin on receiving this year's Golden Dozen Award!!
Lecture series in geometric analysis established in honor of Louis Nirenberg
IEEE Harlan D. Mills Award
The IEEE Computer Society has awarded the Harlan D. Mills 2014 Award to Patrick Cousot and Radhia Cousot for the invention of abstract interpretation, development of tool support, and its practical application. Congratulations! Link