Prof. Ramon van Handel has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award, effective July, 1, 2012. The title of his project is "Conditional Theory of Large-Scale Stochastic Systems." Prof. van Handel aims to develop a systematic understanding of the interplay between complex models, randomness, and observed data that lies at the heart of many large-scale forecasting problems. The CAREER Award is the most prestigious award from the NSF in support of junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research within the context of the mission of their organizations.
March 8, 2012