#### AMERICAN MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY NAMES 2017 CLASS OF FELLOWS OF THE AMS

**Sergei Starchenko**

2017 Fellow of the AMS

University of Notre Dame - Department of Mathematics

*For contributions to model theory and its applications to geometry, analysis, number theory, and combinatorics.*

Providence, RI - Sixty five mathematical scientists from around the world have been named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2017, the program's fifth year.

The Fellows of the AMS designation recognizes members who have made outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics. Among the goals of the program are to create an enlarged class of mathematicians recognized by their peers as distinguished because of their contributions to the profession, and to honor excellence.

Regarding the new Fellows of the AMS program and the Society, AMS President Robert L. Bryant says,"It's my pleasure to congratulate the members of the 2017 class of AMS Fellows on their outstanding accomplishments and to thank them for their contributions to mathematics and their leadership. I look forward to working with them in service to our mathematical community."

Please see a description of the Fellows program.