The Three Bernoulli Society New Researcher Awardees for 2019 are
Po-Ling Loh, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Gongjun Xu, University of Michigan
Lingzhou Xue, Penn State University
Bernoulli Society New Researcher Award
The Bernoulli Society welcomes applications to the New Researcher Award 2020. Each awardee shall deliver a talk at a special invited session during the World Congress in Probability and Statistics 2020, and will receive a funding up to 1000€ to offset travel and other expenses. Bernoulli News will publish their pictures and a paragraph about their work.
Eligible candidates are active researchers in Probability Theory who obtained the PhD degree on or after Jan 1st 2014 and who are regular members of the Bernoulli Society. Female candidates get 1 extra year for each child born since receiving the PhD.
The Bernoulli Society welcomes submissions to the New Researcher Award. Each awardee will deliver a 30-minute talk during the ISI World Congress in Malasya 2019, and will receive a funding up to 1000€ to offset travel and other expenses. Bernoulli News will publish their pictures and a paragraph about their work.
Eligible candidates are active researchers in Mathematical Statistics who, at the time of submission, are regular members of the Bernoulli Society and are within 5 years of receiving the PhD. Female candidates get 1 extra year for each child born since receiving the PhD.
Bernoulli Society New Researcher Award Session 2019
The New Researcher Award is for Bernoulli Society members who are active researchers of mathematical statistics. The main goal of this award is to recognize innovative research by new researchers.
The applicants for this award were asked to submit a 3-page synopsis of their presentation, along with their CV by February 28, 2018. The response to this award call was fabulous - 34 applications were submitted many of which were very strong applications making the selection procedure extremely challenging. After evaluating each CV and synopsis, the award committee has chosen the following new researchers for the award:
Po-Ling Loh, University of Wisconsin-Madison;
Gongjun Xu, University of Michigan;
Lingzhou Xue, Pennsylvania State University.
Each of the awardees will deliver a 30-minute talk at the 62nd ISI World Statistics Congress to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during August 18 - 23, 2019, and will receive funding from Bernoulli Society towards travel and other expenses.
Apart from the above awardees, Bernoulli Society is awarding honourable mentions to the following researchers:
Quentin Berthet, University of Cambridge;
Sebastian Engelke, University of Geneva;
Subhabrata Sen, Microsoft Research New England and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Bernoulli Society would like to congratulate the above researchers and thank each and every applicant for their interest in the award.
Parthanil Roy, Bernoulli Youth Representative Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore, India
Leonardo T. Rolla, Membership Secretary Argentinian National Research Council and NYU-Shanghai
Bernoulli Society New Researcher Award 2019
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