PhD student receives IMS New Researcher Travel Award
Yuanyuan Zhang, a PhD student supervised by Saralees Nadarajah, has been awarded the 2019 IMS New Research Travel Award.
Yuanyuan is one of just 11 students worldwide to receive this award, and the only UK-based student to win the accolade.
The purpose of the award is to fund travel and other expenses to present a paper or a poster at an IMS sponsored or co-sponsored meeting for those who otherwise would not be able to attend the meeting.
The full list of worldwide award winners can be read on the Institute of Mathematical Statistics website.