The 2016 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.

**Agler, Jim**- University of California, San Diego
*For contributions to operator theory and the theory of analytic functions of several complex variables.*

**Alon, Noga**- Tel Aviv University
*For contributions to combinatorics, theoretical computer science, combinatorial geometry, information theory, and related areas.*

**Berhanu, Shiferaw**- Temple University
*For contributions to complex analysis and partial differential equations, and for service to the global mathematical community.*

**Buium, Alexandru**- University of New Mexico
*For contributions to number theory and algebraic geometry, particularly the development of a theory of arithmetic differential equations.*

**Carlen, Eric Anders**- Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick
*For contributions to functional analysis, mathematical physics, and probability.*

**Chang, Sun-Yung Alice**- Princeton University
*For contributions to geometric analysis, nonlinear partial differential equations, and harmonic analysis.*

**Chari, Vyjayanthi**- University of California, Riverside
*For contributions to the theory of quantum groups and affine Lie algebras, and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Conrey, J. Brian**- American Institute of Mathematics
*For contributions to research and exposition in number theory, and for service to the profession.*

**Cutkosky, Steven Dale**- University of Missouri-Columbia
*For contributions to algebraic and analytic geometry and to commutative algebra, and for exposition.*

**Dafermos, Mihalis**- Princeton University
*For contributions to general relativity and partial differential equations.*

**de Pillis, Lisette**- Harvey Mudd College
*For contributions to mathematical oncology and immunology research, leadership in mathematical biology education, and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Duke, William**- University of California, Los Angeles
*For contributions to analytic number theory and the theory of automorphic forms.*

**Fornaess, John Erik**- Norwegian University of Science and Technology
*For contributions to several complex variables and to complex dynamics.*

**Furman, Alexander**- University of Illinois at Chicago
*For contributions to dynamical systems, ergodic theory, and Lie groups.*

**Gabrielov, Andrei**- Purdue University
*For contributions to real algebraic and analytic geometry, and the theory of singularities, and for contributions to geophysics.*

**Hairer, Martin**- University of Warwick
*For contributions to the theory of stochastic partial differential equations, in particular introducing a theory of regularity structures for such equations.*

**Hersh, Patricia**- North Carolina State University
*For contributions to algebraic and topological combinatorics, and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Holtz, Olga V.**- University of California, Berkeley
*For contributions to numerical linear algebra, numerical analysis, approximation theory, theoretical computer science, and algebra.*

**Kassabov, Martin**- Cornell University
*For contributions to the theory of discrete groups and their growth and expansion properties.*

**Kim, Ju-Lee**- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
*For contributions to the representation theory of semisimple groups over nonarchimedean local fields and for service to the profession.*

**Kleshchev, Alexander**- University of Oregon
*For contributions to the representation theory of finite groups, Hecke algebras, and Kac-Moody algebras, and for exposition.*

**Kopell, Nancy**- Boston University
*For contributions to dynamical systems, applications to neuroscience, and leadership in mathematical biology.*

**Krieger, Joachim**- Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
*For contributions to nonlinear hyperbolic equations.*

**Li, Tao**- Boston College
*For contributions to low-dimensional topology, especially the topology of three-manifolds.*

**Loeser, Francois**- Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris VI)
*For contributions to algebraic and arithmetic geometry and to model theory.*

**Lunts, Valery**- Indiana University, Bloomington
*For contributions to algebraic geometry, category theory, and representation theory.*

**Mayboroda, Svitlana**- University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
*For contributions to harmonic analysis, partial differential equations, and applications to mathematical physics.*

**Mckenzie, Ralph**- Vanderbilt University
*For contributions to universal algebra and for mathematical exposition.*

**Moore, Cristopher**- Santa Fe Institute
*For contributions to randomized algorithms and quantum computing, bridging mathematics, statistical physics, and theoretical computer science.*

**Moschovakis, Yiannis N.**- University of California, Los Angeles
*For contributions to mathematical logic, especially set theory and computability theory, and for exposition.*

**Mosher, Lee**- Rutgers The State University of New Jersey Newark
*For contributions to geometric group theory.*

**Pach, János**- Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
*For contributions to discrete and combinatorial geometry and to convexity and combinatorics.*

**Pavlovic, Natasa**- University of Texas at Austin
*For contributions to nonlinear analysis and partial differential equations, and for mentoring and service to the mathematical community.*

**Pego, Robert L.**- Carnegie Mellon University
*For contributions to partial differential equations and applied mathematics.*

**Propp, James**- University of Massachusetts, Lowell
*For contributions to combinatorics and probability, and for mentoring and exposition.*

**Rumely, Robert**- University of Georgia
*For contributions to arithmetic potential theory, computational number theory, and arithmetic dynamics.*

**Schlumprecht, Thomas**- Texas A&M University
*For contributions to the geometry of Banach spaces.*

**Sesum, Natasa**- Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick
*For contributions to geometric analysis.*

**Shub, Michael**- The City University of New York, The Graduate Center
*For contributions to smooth dynamics and to complexity theory.*

**Sideris, Thomas C.**- University of California, Santa Barbara
*For contributions to nonlinear partial differential equations arising in physics, fluid dynamics, and elasticity.*

**Sipser, Michael**- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
*For contributions to complexity theory and for leadership and service to the mathematical community.*

**Smith, Karen E.**- University of Michigan
*For contributions to commutative algebra and algebraic geometry.*

**Soffer, Avraham**- Rutgers The State University of New Jersey New Brunswick
*For contributions to mathematical physics and nonlinear partial differential equations.*

**Stevens, Glenn H.**- Boston University
*For contributions to the theory of p-adic modular forms and for service to the mathematical community.*

**Strogatz, Steven H.**- Cornell University
*For contributions to nonlinear dynamics and complex systems, and for the promotion of mathematics in the public sphere.*

**Toledo, Domingo**- University of Utah
*For contributions to complex and algebraic geometry, the topology of algebraic varieties, and the study of representations of fundamental groups of Kähler manifolds.*

**Totik, Vilmos**- University of South Florida and University of Szeged
*For contributions to classical analysis and approximation theory and for exposition.*

**Turaev, Vladimir**- Indiana University, Bloomington
*For contributions to low-dimensional topology and topological quantum field theory.*

**Vasseur, Alexis**- University of Texas at Austin
*For contributions to fluid mechanics, transport theory, calculus of variations, and kinetic theory, and for mentoring and professional leadership.*

**Zhang, Shou-Wu**- Princeton University
*For contributions to Arakelov geometry, arithmetic dynamics, and for extensions of the Gross-Zagier formula.*

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