Last Update: March 17, 2014
Prizes From Organizations
Prizes From Individuals
from George Andrews
and Dick Askey for a proof of
Andrews's q-Dyson Conjecture (joint wth D. Bressoud).
from Dick Askey for a proof of the Madonald-G2 conjecture
(joint with L. Habsieger).
from Dick Askey for a proof of the Madonald-G2-dual conjecture.
10 bottles of wine
from Xavier Viennot for a bijection
between binary trees to ordered trees that sends the
Strahler number to the prunning order.
$100 from Ron Graham for a proof of a conjecture about Schur Triples.
(joint with A. Robertson, shared with T. Schoen).
I am deeply touched and honored to be named (July 27, 2006)
favorite (still living!) mathematician.
The Weizmann Institute of Science Joe Gillis Memorial Lecture, Jan. 25, 1996.
Texas A&M Frontiers of Mathematics, Feb. 21-23, 2001.
University of Kentucky Hayden-Howard Lecture,
Oct. 21, 2003.
University of Florida Department of Mathematics History Lecture, March 9, 2005.
Math. Assoc. of America Distinguished Lecture Series,
Feb. 20, 2007 (MAA Headquarters, Washington, DC).
The American Mathematical Society Erdös Memorial Lecture,
brochure [by Alberto Corso],
March 27, 2010.
The Weizmann Institute of Science Chaim Leib Pekeris Memorial Lecture,
June 30, 2010.
According to the "Who's bigger" website viewed March 17, 2014
(but no longer available),
I am the 76415th most famous person who has ever lived
(i.e. there 76414 persons more famous, starting with Jesus(#1), and via Moses (#143)).
I am also the 95523th most significant person.
Ph.D. diploma [in Hebrew]
Ph.D. diploma [in English].