Five Princeton faculty among 2021 Sloan Research Fellows

Tuesday, Feb 16, 2021

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has announced the 2021 Sloan Research Fellows. According to the Foundation's announcement, the five Princeton faculty are among the 128 early scholars selected to "represent the most promising scientific researchers working today. Their achievements and potential place them among the next generation of scientific leaders in the U.S. and Canada."

The five Princeton faculty winners are:

  • Biao Lian (Physics)
  • Leslie Schoop (Chemistry) 
  • Christopher Neilson (Economics)
  • Yakov Shlapentokh-Rothman (Mathematics)
  • Mark Zhandry (Computer Science)

Ravi Netravali was also named a Sloan Research Fellow. Netravali is currently an assistant professor in the Computer Science Department at the University of California, Los Angeles, and will be joining Computer Science at Princeton University in July, 2021.

Congratulations to all! And thank you to the Sloan Foundation for recognizing and supporting the work of up-and-coming scholars.

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Biao Lian, Assistant Professor of Physics

Biao Lian, Assistant Professor of Physics

Christopher Neilson, Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs

Christopher Neilson, Assistant Professor of Economics and Public Affairs

Leslie Schoop, Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Leslie Schoop, Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Yakov Shlapentokh-Rothman, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Yakov Shlapentokh-Rothman, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Mark Zhandry, Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Mark Zhandry, Assistant Professor of Computer Science