Robin Thomas -- Professor of Mathematics, Regents' Professor, and Courtesy Appointment in ISyE -- was named the Class of 1934 Distinguished Professor.
The Class of 1934 Distinguished Professor Award recognizes outstanding achievement in teaching, research, and service. Instituted in 1984 by the Class of 1934 in observance of its 50th reunion, the award is presented to an active professor who has made significant, long-term contributions — contributions that would have brought widespread recognition to the professor, to his or her school, and to the Institute. The award includes a stipend of $20,000.
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