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News archive - April 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018

Sam Harris wins the 2018 Huawei Prize for Best Research Paper by a Mathematics Graduate Student

Sam Harris and Bill Zhang

Pure Mathematics PhD student Sam Harris won the 2018 Huawei Prize for Best Research Paper by a Mathematics Graduate Student. This award recognizes the impact of his paper Connes’ embedding conjecture and winning strategies for quantum XOR games with a prize of $4,000.