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David G Kendall Award

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Congratulations to Clay Research Fellow Ewain Gwynne who has won the inaugural David G Kendall Award for Young Researchers in recognition of his outstanding contributions to Liouville quantum gravity, Schramm-Loewner evolution and the Gaussian free field.  The biennial award and lecture, given jointly by the Royal Statistical Society and the Bernoulli Society, recognises research in mathematical statistics and probability theory. It’s named after the first president of the Bernoulli Society and RSS Guy Medal in Gold recipient, David G Kendall.