May 12, 2017
Sebastien Vasey Receives Guy C. Berry Graduate Student Research Award
The Guy Berry Award recognizes excellence in research by Mellon College of Science graduate students. Sebastien is the first student in the Department of Mathematical Sciences to receive the Guy Berry award, which was established in 2005.
Sebastien works in model theory, focusing on classification theory for abstract elementary classes and Shelah’s Categoricity Conjecture. He produced more than 20 papers during his career as a graduate student at Carnegie Mellon. Sebastien will be going to the Department of Mathematics at Harvard University as a Benjamin Peirce Fellow in the Fall of 2017.