Teaching for Tomorrow Fellowship Awards recipients for 2020-2021


Senior Fellow: Birgit Kaufmann

Research Area: Mathematical Physics

  • Finite-size scaling in atomic models
  • Non-equilibrium system

  • Quantum wire networks from triply-periodic minimal surfaces
  • Teaching for Tomorrow Award, Purdue University, 2021

  • 2017 University Faculty Scholar Award

Junior Fellow: Haizhao Yang

Research Area: Mathematics of machine learning and data science, applied and computational harmonic analysis, high-performance scientific computing, high-frequency wave propagation, inverse problem, signal and image processing.

  • Teaching for Tomorrow Award, Purdue University, 2021

  • NSF CAREER Award, 2020

  • AMS Simons Travel Award, 2015

  • SIAM Early Career Travel Award, 2015

  • SIAM Student Travel Award, 2013-2015

  • Shanghai Outstanding Graduate, 2010

  • First Prize of Senior Thesis, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2010

  • National scholarship, Chinese Ministry of Education, 2009

  • Scholarship of Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2008