Lecture Series by Richard Stanley - Spring 2023

University of Miami
Department of Mathematics

Lecture Series
Spring Semester 2023

Unimodality and Log-Concavity

presented by

Professor Richard Stanley

Arts and Sciences Distinguished Scholar
University of Miami

Ungar Building Room 402
2:00 - 3:00pm

Monday, February 27, 2023
Monday, March 6, 2023
Monday, March 20, 2023
Monday, March 27, 2023
Monday, April 10, 2023
Monday, April 17, 2023

Richard P. Stanley
Member of the National Academy of Sciences

Richard Stanley has been a College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Scholar in Mathematics at the University of Miami since 2014. He was the Norman Levinson Professor of Applied Mathematics at MIT and has been Professor Emeritus there since 2018. Professor Stanley's pioneering contributions to combinatorics and its connections with other areas of mathematics revolutionized the field. He was awarded the George Pólya Prize in Applied Combinatorics in 1975 from the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics, the Leroy P. Steele Prize in 2001 from the American Mathematical Society, and the Rolf Schock Prize in Mathematics in 2003 from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. Professor Stanley held a Guggenheim Fellowship and is a fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences and a member of the National Academy of Sciences. Most recently, he is the recipient of the 2022 AMS Leroy P. Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement.