Nader Masmoudi is a professor of mathematics at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at the University of New York since 2008. He moved to France to study mathematics first at Ecole Normale Superieure, and later on at université Paris-Dauphine, where he obtained his PhD under the supervision of Pierre-Louis Lions, working on asymptotic problems in fluid mechanics.
He is interested in fluid mechanics. He works on probability, analysis and geometry.
Gold medal at the International Mathematical Olypiad (1992)
Best scientific article in Annales Henri Poincaré (2011)
National Science Foundation Fellowship (2012)