Permanent professor at IHES from 1982 to 1989
Oscar Lanford III was a professor at the University of Berkeley before joining IHES. He studied how - irreversible - macroscopic evolutions can be deduced from certain - reversible - microscopic models.
United States National Academy of Sciences award in Applied Mathematics and Numerical Analysis (1986)
Member of the American Mathematical Society (2012)
Honorary doctorate from Wesleyan University