Congratulations to Yannai Gonczarowski recipient of the 2018 SIGecom Doctoral Dissertation Award, for his PhD thesis written at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem under the supervision of Professor Sergiu Hart and Professor Noam Nisan.
The SIGecom Doctoral Dissertation Award recognizes an outstanding dissertation in the field of economics and computation.
Congratulation to Dr. Yuval Peled who will recieve the 2019 Nessyahu Prize of the Israel Mathematical Union. The Haim Nessyahu Prize in Mathematics is awarded annually as part of a national contest of excellent Ph.D. dissertations in sciences.
Congartulations to Prof. Karim Adiprasito recipient of the prestigeous 2019 New Horizons in Mathematics Prize, for the development, with Eric Katz, of combinatorial Hodge theory leading to the resolution of the log-concavity conjecture of Rota.
We are proud to host the Ostrowski Prize Ceremony on January 25th, 2018. The Ostrowski Prize is a major award given every odd year for outstanding mathematical achievement judged by an international jury from the universities of Basel, Jerusalem, Waterloo and the academies of Denmark and the Netherlands.
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We are pleased and happy that The Hebrew University ranks 11th in the field of Mathematics in the latest Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2017, and is the leading department in Asia according to this ranking. While such rankings should be taken with a grain of salt, it’s very nice to be recognized and placed in the lead in mathematics research