A. Iovita, Simons Fellow awardee in Mathematics
Dr. Adrian Iovita (Professor, Department of Mathematics & Statistics) has recently been awarded a Simons Fellow award in Mathematics.
"The Simons Foundation division for Mathematics and Physical Sciences seeks to extend the frontiers of basic research. The division’s primary focus is on mathematics, theoretical physics and theoretical computer science."
"The Fellows Programs provide funds to faculty for up to a semester long research leave from classroom teaching and administrative obligations. Such leaves can increase creativity and provide intellectual stimulation." (~MPS website)