Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics

Awards and Prizes


  • Prof.dr. Lex Schijver: EURO Gold medal 2015


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


  • 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'


  • Prof.dr. Lex Schrijver: Honorary doctorate from Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE), Budapest, Hungary.
  • Prof.dr. 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


  • 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

20 August 2015