# Mathematics Institute News

## October 2017 Karen Vogtmann awarded honorary doctorate by University of Copenhagen

Professor Karen Vogtmann has been awarded a honorary doctorate upon the recommendation of the University of Copenhagenâ€™s Department of Mathematical Sciences.

## Aug 2017 Filip Rindler receives ERC grant

Dr Filip Rindler has received an ERC Starting Grant for the programme "Singularities and Compactness in Nonlinear PDEs".

## July 2017 András Máthé invited to speak at ICM2018

András Máthé has been invited to speak at ICM 2018, the International Congress of Mathematicians 2018, to be held in Rio de Janeiro in August.

## June 2017 András Máthé awarded Whitehead Prize

András Máthé has been awarded the prestigious Whitehead prize by the LMS for his original insights into deep problems from geometric measure theory, combinatorics and real analysis.

## April 2017 Bill Gates praises University of Warwick’s impact in fight against Neglected Tropical Diseases

The NTD Modelling Consortium, led by researchers from the University of Warwick's School of Life Sciences and the Warwick Mathematics Institute, has been praised by Bill Gates for their work in the fight against NTDs.

## Jan 2017 £2 million Wolfson Foundation grant awarded for new Mathematical Sciences building

The Wolfson Foundation grants University of Warwick £2 million for new Mathematical Sciences building

## Jan 2017 Christoph Ortner wins John Todd award

Christoph Ornter has been awarded the John Todd Fellowship 2016 by the Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach and the Oberwolfach Foundation.

## Jan 2017 Ian Stewart wins MAA book prize

Ian Stewart has been awarded the Euler Book Prize by the Mathematical Association of America.

## July 2016 Caroline Series FRS announced as LMS President-Designate

Professor Caroline Series FRS has been announced as the LMS President-Designate.

## July 2016 Jeremy Gray awarded Otto Neugebauer Prize of the European Mathematical Society

Professor Jeremy Gray has been awarded the Otto Neugebauer Prize of the European Mathematical Society at their congress (7ECM) in Berlin