FACULTY AWARD: Six Princeton faculty named 2017 Sloan Fellows
Posted February 21, 2017; 10:00 a.m.
Six Princeton University faculty members were among the 126 researchers from the United States and Canada named as 2017 Sloan Research Fellows. Awarded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, the $60,000 fellowships recognize promising early-career scientists who have been nominated by their colleagues. Recipients can use the grants as they wish to further their research. The new fellows from Princeton are: Amir Ali Ahmadi, assistant professor of operations research and financial engineering; Nathalie de Leon, assistant professor of electrical engineering; Matthew Kunz, assistant professor of astrophysical sciences; Han Liu, assistant professor of operations research and financial engineering; Silviu Pufu, assistant professor of physics; and Nicholas Sheridan, assistant professor of mathematics.