Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics

Awards and Prizes

2017

  • Dr Jan Brandts: The Honorary Medal for Mathematics of the Czech Mathematical Society in Prague
  • Prof. Gerard van der Geer: Honorary Doctorate from Stockholm University, Sweden

 

2016

  • Dr Arnoud den Boer: INFORMS Revenue Management and Pricing Section Prize for his papers (joint with B. Zwart) on simultaneously learning and optimizing selling prices from accumulating data
  • Madelon de Kemp MSc: ASML Graduation Prize for Mathematics for her research ' Robust Appointment Scheduling and Sequencing for Many Patients'

 

2015

  • Prof. Lex Schijver: EURO Gold medal 2015
  • Dr Nanang Susyanto: Best Student Paper at WIC symposium  for his paper 'Semiparametric Score Level Fusion: Gaussian Copula Approach', co-authored with C.A.J. Klaassen, R.N.J. Veldhuis, and L.J. Spreeuwers
  • Dr Botond Szabó: Willem R. van Zwet Award for this thesis ' Adaptation and confidence in nonparametric Bayes'


2014

  • Dr Neil Walton: 'Best Paper' at the ACM Signmetrics 2014. Title of the paper: 'Concave switching in single and multihop networks'
     

 2013

  • Dr Miranda Cheng: Prime d'excellence scientifique du CNRS, CNRS France.
  • Dr Pavel Zorin-Kranich: Stieltjes Prize for the best PhD thesis of 2013 entitled: 'Ergodic theorems for polynomials in nilpotent groups'
     

2011

  • Prof. Lex Schrijver: Honorary doctorate from Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Budapest, Hungary.
  • Prof. Rob Stevenson: paper: 'Optimality of a standard adaptive finite element method', Found. Comput. Math. 7(2), 245-269 (2007) was identified by ThomsonReutersScienceWatch.com as the Fast Moving Front paper in Mathematics of January 2011
     

2009

  • Dr Peter van Heijster: The Stieltjes Prize for the best PhD Thesis of 2009 entitled: 'Front Interactions in a Three-Component System'

 

Published by  Korteweg de Vries Institute

7 May 2018