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Professor Giovanni Gallavotti awarded Poincare Prize

Giovanni Gallavotti, Distinguished Visiting Professor of Mathematics at Rutgers, has been awarded the 2018 Poincare Prize of the International Association of Mathematical Physics.  The citation for the prize states: "Giovanni Gallavotti is honored for his outstanding contributions to equilibrium and non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, quantum field theory, classical mechanics, and chaotic systems, including, in particular, the renormalization theory for interacting fermionic systems and the fluctuation relation for the large deviation functional of entropy production."