Richard S. Laugesen
I am a professor in the Department of Mathematics, and served from 2012-2017 as Director of Graduate Studies in Mathematics.
- Ph.D. Mathematics, Washington University in St. Louis, 1993
Distinctions / Awards
- Campus Award for Excellence in Graduate and Professional Teaching, University of Illinois, 2017
- Distinguished Teaching Award for Tenured Faculty, Mathematics Department, University of Illinois, 2016
- Campus Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, University of Illinois, 2003
- Dean's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Illinois, 2003
- Sloan Foundation award "Making way for a New Generation in STEM: A Proposal for The Illinois Sloan University Center of Exemplary Mentoring" (co-PI), 2015-2018
- NSF award #1345032 "PI4: Program for Interdisciplinary and Industrial Internships at Illinois" (co-PI), 2014-2019
- Simons Foundation Collaboration Grant #429422, 2016-2021
- Simons Foundation Collaboration Grant #204296, 2011-2016
- NSF award #0751046 "Special Meeting: Illinois/Missouri Applied Harmonic Analysis Seminars"
- NSF award #0140481 "Wavelet Frames and Bases, and Fourth Order Thin Film Eigenproblems"