Friedland and Groves named AMS Fellows
MSCS Professor Emeritus Shmuel Friedland and Professor Daniel Groves have been named in the 2019 class of AMS Fellows.
Friedland is cited for contributions to the theory of matrices, tensors, and their applications to other areas.
Groves is cited for contributions to geometric group theory and low-dimensional topology.
The Fellows of the AMS designation recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. The AMS is pleased to present the class of 2019 Fellows who are being recognized by their peers for their contributions to the profession, and also to honor excellence.
"This year's class of AMS Fellows has been selected from a large and deep pool of superb candidates. It is my pleasure and honor as AMS President to congratulate the new Fellows for their diverse contributions to the mathematical sciences and to the mathematics profession." says AMS President Kenneth A. Ribet.