# 2018 Class of Fellows of the AMS

The 2018 class of Fellows of the AMS appears below sorted by last name. See the Fellows of the AMS page for further information.

*The Inaugural Class of Fellows was the 2013 class. See other classes of Fellows of the AMS:
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To view the full list of Fellows, click here.

**Abouzaid, Mohammed**- Columbia University
*For contributions to symplectic geometry, homological mirror symmetry, and service to the profession.*

**Anderson, Daniel D.**^{*}- University of Iowa
*For contributions to commutative algebra and its exposition, service to the mathematical community, and mentoring.*

**Ardila, Federico**- San Francisco State University
*For contributions to combinatorics and service to the profession.*

**Barcelo, Hélène**- Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
*For contributions to combinatorics and service to the profession.*

**Basor, Estelle**- American Institute of Mathematics
*For contributions to analysis and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Behrend, Kai**- University of British Columbia
*For contributions to algebraic geometry.*

**Benzi, Michele**- Emory University
*For contributions in numerical linear algebra, exposition, and service to the profession.*

**Blasius, Don**- University of California, Los Angeles
*For contributions to arithmetic algebraic geometry and representation theory.*

**Borisov, Lev**- Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick
*For contributions to algebraic geometry and mirror symmetry.*

**Bousfield, Aldridge**^{*}- University of Illinois at Chicago
*For contributions to homotopy theory and for exposition.*

**Bradlow, Steven**- University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
*For contributions to geometric analysis and moduli theory, and service to the mathematical community.*

**Candès, Emmanuel**- Stanford University
*For contributions to the field of compressed sensing, and to multiscale analysis, statistics, and matrix completion.*

**Coskun, Izzet**- University of Illinois at Chicago
*For contributions to algebraic geometry, and for mentoring.*

**Davis, James**- Indiana University, Bloomington
*For contributions to geometric topology especially through surgery theory, and for exposition.*

**Ebenfelt, Peter**- University of California, San Diego
*For contributions to CR geometry, complex geometry, and several complex variables, and for mentoring and professional service.*

**Ferrini-Mundy, Joan**- National Science Foundation
*For contributions to mathematics education, and to the development of educational policy and initiatives.*

**Grassi, Antonella**- University of Pennsylvania
*For contributions to algebraic geometry and mathematical physics, and for leadership in mentoring programs.*

**Grodal, Jesper**- University of Copenhagen
*For contributions to algebraic topology, representation theory and their interactions, and for service to the profession.*

**Gutierrez, Cristian E.**- Temple University
*For contributions to nonlinear partial differential equations and its applications to geometric optics, and mentoring.*

**Hoffman, David A.**- Stanford University
*For contributions to differential geometry, particularly minimal surface theory, and for pioneering the use of computer graphics as an aid to research.*

**Howard, William A.**- University of Illinois at Chicago
*For contributions to proof theory and constructive foundations of mathematics.*

**Ionescu, Alexandru**- Princeton University
*For contributions to harmonic analysis on symmetric spaces, discrete analogs of singular Radon transforms, and the mathematics of general relativity.*

**Kailath, Thomas**- Stanford University
*For contributions to information theory and related areas, and for applications.*

**Klainerman, Sergiu**- Princeton University
*For contributions to partial differential equations, to the mathematical theory of general relativity, and mentoring.*

**Kuhn, Nicholas J.**- University of Virginia
*For contributions to homotopy theory, group cohomology and representation theory.*

**Kukavica, Igor**- University of Southern California
*For contributions to nonlinear partial differential equations, mentoring, and service to the profession.*

**Lieblich, Max**- University of Washington
*For contributions to algebraic geometry and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Losev, Ivan**- Northeastern University
*For contributions to geometric representation theory, noncommutative algebra, and the theory of categorification.*

**Lu, Guozhen**- University of Connecticut, Storrs
*For contributions to harmonic analysis and partial differential equations, and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Luo, Feng**- Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick
*For contributions to Teichmueller theory, conformal geometry, hyperbolic geometry, 3-manifolds, combinatorial topology and computer graphics.*

**Marcus, Brian**- University of British Columbia
*For contributions to dynamical systems, symbolic dynamics and applications to data storage problems, and service to the profession.*

**Marques, Fernando Codá**- Princeton University
*For contributions to geometric analysis.*

**Miller, Stephen D.**- Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick
*For contributions to analytic number theory, cryptography, and theoretical physics.*

**Müller, Detlef**- Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
*For contributions to harmonic analysis and partial differential equations.*

**Munkres, James R.**- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
*For contributions to algebraic topology, and for exposition.*

**Naber, Aaron**- Northwestern University
*For contributions to differential geometry, particularly to manifolds with bounds on Ricci curvature.*

**Nathanson, Melvyn B.**- The City University of New York, The Graduate Center and Lehman College
*For contributions to the development of additive combinatorics and service to the profession.*

**Ni, Lei**- University of California, San Diego
*For contributions to geometric analysis, particularly to Ricci flow, and for mentorship.*

**Pardon, John**- Princeton University
*For contributions to knot distortion, the Hilbert-Smith conjecture, and pseudo-holomorphic curves.*

**Polacik, Peter**- University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
*For contributions to analysis of partial differential equations and infinite-dimensional dynamical systems.*

**Porter, Mason A.**- University of California, Los Angeles
*For contributions to nonlinear and complex systems, and to the emerging field of network science.*

**Pries, Rachel Justine**- Colorado State University
*For contributions to arithmetic geometry, and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Putman, Andrew**- University of Notre Dame
*For contributions to combinatorial and geometric group theory and topology.*

**Rains, Eric M.**- California Institute of Technology
*For contributions to quantum information theory and coding theory, the theory of random matrices, the study of special functions, non-commutative geometry and number theory.*

**Ramanan, Kavita**- Brown University
*For contributions to the theory and applications of stochastic processes.*

**Sarnak, Peter**- Princeton University and Institute for Advanced Study
*For contributions to number theory and analysis.*

**Schumaker, Larry L.**- Vanderbilt University
*For contributions to spline theory, approximation theory, and numerical analysis, and for service to the profession.*

**Schwarz, Albert**- University of California, Davis
*For contributions to mathematical physics.*

**Seppäläinen, Timo**- University of Wisconsin, Madison
*For contributions to probability.*

**Smith, Roger R.**- Texas A&M University
*For contributions to operator theory and operator algebras.*

**Soundararajan, Kannan**- Stanford University
*For contributions to analytic number theory.*

**Srinivasan, Hema**- University of Missouri-Columbia
*For contributions to algebra and algebraic geometry, mentoring, and service to the mathematical community.*

**Swartz, Ed**- Cornell University
*For contributions to topological and geometric combinatorics.*

**Tavaré, Simon**- University of Cambridge
*For contributions to population genetics and computational biology, and for service to the profession.*

**Teran, Joseph M.**- University of California, Los Angeles
*For contributions to numerical methods for partial differential equations in classical physics with modern applications.*

**Thomas, Richard P.**- Imperial College
*For contributions to algebraic geometry.*

**Vigneras, Marie-France**- Université Paris-Diderot
*For contributions to the Langlands program and the theory of automorphic forms.*

**Vinet, Luc**- Université de Montréal
*For contributions to mathematical physics and special functions, and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Wang, Weiqiang**- University of Virginia
*For contributions to Lie theory and representation theory and service to the mathematical community.*

**Weiss, Richard M.**- Tufts University
*For contributions to group theory and geometry, and for exposition.*

**Witherspoon, Sarah**- Texas A&M University
*For contributions to representation theory and cohomology of Hopf algebras, quantum groups, and related objects, and for service to the profession and mentoring.*

**Yakimov, Milen**- Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
*For contributions to noncommutative algebra and service to the mathematical community.*

**Yan, Catherine Huafei**- Texas A&M University
*For contributions to combinatorics and discrete geometry.*

An asterisk to the right of a Fellow's name indicates that the individual is deceased.