Two GC Professors Named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society for 2014
Doctoral faculty members Michael Handel (Prof., Lehman, Mathematics) and Victor Pan (Dist. Prof., Lehman, Computer Science, Mathematics) have been appointed Fellows of the American Mathematical Society. Handel was recognized for "contributions to dynamics on surfaces, pseudo-Anosov maps, and automorphisms of free groups," and Pan for "contributions to the mathematical theory of computation."
The Fellows of the American Mathematical Society program recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics.
Submitted on: NOV 8, 2013
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