Episode published: 18/01/22
Thanks to the generous support of the Simons Foundation, the newly established Simons Postdoctoral Fellowships in Mathematics are enabling “exceptional early career researchers in the mathematical sciences” to gain “experience, independence and new connections, and hence assist them during the present difficult situation of COVID-19 on their way to a successful academic career”. In this episode of Living Proof, Dan Aspel speak to Dr Antoine Remond-Tiedrez to learn about his journey through mathematics so far, and to find out what being awarded this Fellowship – which means spending six months on an INI research programme and six months working at Cambridge University’s Faculty of Maths – means to him personally.
00:00 – Introduction
00:43 – Welcome, thoughts on Cambridge, first impressions of the Simons Fellowship, an itinerant life
07:40 – Balancing loves of mathematics and physics
11:04 – Engaging in physical and virtual activity, often with more senior colleagues
Dan Aspel speaks to Dr Antoine Remond-Tiedrez, one of the first five recipients of the new Simons Postdoctoral Fellowships in Mathematics.
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