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Jun-ichi Igusa, Noted Mathematician and JHU Researcher, Dies at 89

Jun-ichi Igusa, Noted Mathematician and JHU Researcher, Dies at 89
Igusa was a professor of mathematics at JHU for nearly 40 years before he retired as professor emeritus in 1993. He was inducted as an inaugural Fellow of the American Mathematical Society in 2012 and previously served as editor-in-chief of the American Journal of Mathematics. Igusa was also the founding director of the Japan-U.S. Mathematics Institute.


Jean-Pierre Meyer, Professor Emeritus, Dies at 83

Jean-Pierre Meyer, Professor Emeritus, Dies at 83
Jean-Pierre Meyer, professor emeritus in the Department of Mathematics at Johns Hopkins, died on April 24. He was 83. Born in Lyon, France, Meyer received his undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral […]


Two Professors Win Simons Fellowships

Christopher Sogge and Joel Spruck have been awarded 2012 Simons Fellowships. The fellowship provides support to faculty for up to a semester-long research leave. During the leave, Sogge, the J. […]


JAMI Wins Math Society of Japan award

The Johns Hopkins University-based Japan-U.S. Mathematics Institute will be awarded the Mathematical Society of Japan’s prestigious Seki-Takakazu Prize during a ceremony to be held in Tokyo on March 27. JAMI […]