2019 Simons Fellows in Mathematics and Theoretical Physics Announced

The Simons Foundation congratulates the outstanding mathematicians and theoretical physicists who have been awarded Simons Fellowships in 2019. The Simons Fellows program extends academic leaves from one term to a full year, enabling recipients to focus solely on research for the long periods often necessary for significant advances. The foundation is proud to support the work of these distinguished scientists.

Theoretical Physics

Boris Altshuler Columbia University
Tony Gherghetta University of Minnesota
David Huse Princeton University
Renata Kallosh Stanford University
Andrei Linde Stanford University
Brian Metzger Columbia University
Elena Pierpaoli University of Southern California
Mark Robbins Johns Hopkins University
Di Xiao Carnegie Mellon University


Federico Ardila San Francisco State University
Nir Avni Northwestern University
Yuri Berest Cornell University
Christopher Bishop Stony Brook University
Sergey Bobkov University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
Vyjayanthi Chari University of California, Riverside
Ivan Cherednik University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Gheorghe Craciun University of Wisconsin-Madison
Philippe Di Francesco University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
William Duke University of California, Los Angeles
Sergey Fomin University of Michigan
Joshua Greene Boston College
Changfeng Gui University of Texas at San Antonio
Robert Guralnick University of Southern California
Juhi Jang University of Southern California
Victor Kac Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Matthew Kahle Ohio State University
Nets Katz California Institute of Technology
Rinat Kedem University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Autumn Kent University of Wisconsin-Madison
Inwon Christina Kim University of California, Los Angeles
Sergiu Klainerman Princeton University
Slava Krushkal University of Virginia
Kai-Wen Lan University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
Xiaochun Li University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Irina Mitrea Temple University
Toan Nguyen Pennsylvania State University
Denis Osin Vanderbilt University
Dmitry Panchenko University of Toronto
Irena Peeva Cornell University
Malabika Pramanik University of British Columbia
Eric Rowell Texas A&M University
Andreas Seeger University of Wisconsin-Madison
Evgueni Tevelev University of Massachusetts Amherst
Tatiana Toro University of Washington
Jared Weinstein Boston University
Michael Wolf William Marsh Rice University
Paul Yang Princeton University
Guoliang Yu Texas A&M University
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