The Albert Leon Whiteman Memorial Prize is awarded by the American Mathematical Society for notable exposition and exceptional scholarship in the history of mathematics.

The prize was established in 1998 with funds provided by Sally Whiteman in memory of her late husband Albert Leon Whiteman. Originally it was awarded every 4 years with the first prized handed out in 2001. Since 2009 the prize is awarded every 3 years and carries a prize money of $5000.

Past recipients

2001 Thomas Hawkins

2005 Harold M. Edwards

2009 Jeremy Gray

2012 Joseph Dauben

2015 Umberto Bottazzini

2018 Karen Parshall

See also

List of mathematics awards

External links

Albert Leon Whiteman Memorial Prize on the website of the American Mathematical Society

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