15 faculty named AMS fellows

Fifteen Brown faculty members have been named to the inaugural class of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society. Fellows from the Division of Applied Mathematics are Constantine Dafermos, Wendell Fleming, Stuart Geman, John Mallet-Paret, Donald McClure, David Mumford, Chi-Wang Shu, and Walter Strauss. Honorees from the Department of Mathematics are Thomas Goodwillie, Thomas Banchoff, Stephen Lichtenbaum, Hee Oh, Jill Pipher, Joseph Silverman, and John Wermer. The Fellows of the AMS designation recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics.