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Smith Receives Leroy Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition

Jan 10, 2012
Stephen Smith, professor emeritus in the Department of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, together with his co-authors, recently received the American Math Society Leroy P. Steele Prize for Mathematical Exposition for their books on classification of simple groups. The Steele Prize is one of the few major prizes given by the American Mathematical Society each year.