• Professor Chen Xiuxiong of the Institute of Mathematical Sciences Has Made a Major Breakthrough in the Field of Differential Geometry
    Professor Chen Xiuxiong, the founding director of the Institute of Mathematical Sciences, ShanghaiTech University, and Professor Wang Bing of the University of Science and Technology of China, have made major breakthroughs in the field of differential geometry. They successfully proved the Hamilton-Tian Conjecture and the Zero-Order Estimation Conjecture, which are the core conjectures that have b...
    2020-11-11
  • IMS Professor Publishes in a Prestigious Journal
    Recently, a research article entitled “Endo-parameters for p-adic classical groups” by Dr. Daniel Skodlerack from the Institute of Mathematical Sciences was published in Inventiones Mathematicae,one of the four most prestigious mathematics journals in the world. The article, completed in collaboration with Dr. Robert Kurinczuk of the Imperial College London and Dr. Shaun Stevens of the Univ...
    2020-10-15
  • SUNY Honors IMS Director With Distinguished Professor Ranking
    IMS Founding Director Xiuxiong Chen has been honored with the rank of Distinguished Professor by the State University of New York Board of Trustees in November.   The honor caps off an extraordinary year for Professor Chen. He received the Oswald Veblen Prize in Geometry by the American Mathematical Society in January, together with Simon Donaldson and Song Sun, for their resolution of a...
    2019-11-30
  • IMS Founding Director Named 2019 Simons Investigator
    Institute of Mathematical Sciences Founding Director Professor Xiuxiong Chen’s work has earned him distinction by the Simons Foundation, which named him one of its 2019 Simons Investigators, announced in the June 25th edition of The New York Times. Professor Chen works in the field of differential geometry which investigates relations among various structures on shaped spaces. The world that...
    2019-06-26
  • IMS Founding Director Wins 2019 Oswald Veblen Prize in Geometry
    On November 20th, the American Mathematical Society announced that the 2019 Oswald Veblen Prize in Geometry has been awarded to Chen Xiuxiong, along with Simon Donaldson and Sun Song, for their three-part series entitled Kähler-Einstein metrics on Fano manifolds, I, II and III”, published in 2015 in the Journal of the American Mathematical Society. Chen Xiuxiong is a Distinguished Adjunct Pr...
    2018-11-23