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Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck

Dr. Uhlenbeck (born August 24, 1942) is an American mathematician. She is a professor emeritus of mathematics at the University of Texas at Austin, where she held the Sid W. Richardson Foundation Regents Chair. She is currently a visiting associate at the Institute for Advanced Study and a visiting senior research scholar at Princeton University. Uhlenbeck won the 2019 Abel Prize for "her pioneering achievements in geometric partial differential equations, gauge theory, and integrable systems, and for the fundamental impact of her work on analysis, geometry and mathematical physics." She is the first woman to win the prize. Photo Credit: Andrea Kane/Institute for Advanced Study

Karen K. Uhlenbeck - 2000 National Medal of Science winner

National Science & Technology Medals Foundation

Karen Uhlenbeck on the importance of mentoring programs

National Science & Technology Medals Foundation https://www.nationalmedals.org/laureates/karen-k-uhlenbeck#

In 2007 Harvard University presented Dr. Uhlenbeck with an honorary doctorate of science "Doctor of Science: Spanning geometry, topology, analysis, and physics, a broad-gauged scholar and inspiring mentor whose manifold mathematical talents know few equals."

photograph by Jim Harrison

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Education of Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
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http://illinois.edu/
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University of Chicago

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University of Chicago
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private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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University of Illinois at Chicago

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University of Illinois at Chicago
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Public University
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University of Texas at Austin

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University of Texas at Austin
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public research university in Austin, Texas, United States
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Austin
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University of California, Berkeley

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University of California, Berkeley
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Berkeley
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Memberships of Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck

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AMS
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American Mathematical Society

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NAS

National Academy of Sciences

science branch of the United States National Academies

start time: 1986-01-01T00:00:00Z





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AAAS

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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doctoral student: Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck
  • mathematician working in geometry
Olke C. Uhlenbeck
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spouse: Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck
  • RNA Biochemist
Vera Pless
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  • American mathematician
Dan Freed
Dan Freed co-founded "Park City Mathematics Institute" with Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck
Co-Author
  • American mathematician
Herbert Clemens
Herbert Clemens co-founded "Park City Mathematics Institute" with Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck
  • American mathematician

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
University of Chicago
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Texas at Austin
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of California, Berkeley
Cleveland
United States of America
University of Michigan
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Brandeis University
American Mathematical Society
National Academy of Sciences
American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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