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The AMS sponsors annual awards that are made by Pi Mu Epsilon (PME), the national honorary mathematics society.
### About this Award

**Most Recent Award: 2019**

**See previous winners**

**Next Award:**
2021

The awards were initiated in 1989 in honor of PME's seventy-fifth anniversary. PME administers the awards and uses them to recognize the best student paper(s) presented at a PME student paper session. (Beginning in 2009, the American Statistical Association joined in supporting these awards.)

**Haley Colgate**, Colorado College, "Measuring Gerrymandering: Flaws in Traditional Measures"**Maria Cummings**, Randolph-Macon College, "Investigations into the Discrete Arithmetic-Geometric Mean"**Amanda Cusimano**, Xavier University, "3-cyclic bandwidth and 3-cyclic bandwidth critical graphs"**Niyousha Davachi**, University of Texas at Arlington, "Equations of Mathematical Physics and Lagrangians"**Anthony Dickson**, Youngstown State University, "On Inverse Semigroups Associated with Markov Subshifts"**Jonathan Feigert**, Youngstown State University, "Presentations of Common Groups"**Martha Hartt**, Randolph-Macon College, "A Proof of Bertrand's Postulate"**Eric Leu**, Hope College, "Remote Identification of Cloud Forest Landslides: A Machine Learning Approach"**Xiaomin Li**, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, "Almost Beatty Partitions and Optimal Scheduling Problems"**Janelle Nelson**, Howard University, "The Statistical Physics of Intrinsically Disordered Proteins (IDPs)"**Marco Pettinato**, Lewis University, "Predictive Modeling and Analysis of Softball Using Linear Algebra-based Ranking Systems"**Ryan Wartenberg**, Washington College, "Triangulations and Tamari Lattices"**Isaac Weiss**,College of Wooster, "Measuring Compactness of Legislative Districts"**Maia Wichman**,Grand Valley State University, "Doubly Chorded Cycles in Graphs"**Everett Yang**, Texas A&M University, "A general algorithm for constrained robot motion planning"