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NYU Courant Professor Wins NSF's Waterman Award
March 9, 2010
New York University's Subhash Khot, an associate professor at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, has received the National Science Foundation's (NSF) 2010 Alan T. Waterman Award, which is given annually to an outstanding young researcher in any field of science and engineering supported by NSF.
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