Daniel Lacker: Early Career Prize

Jun 05 2019

The Department would like to congratulate Professor Daniel Lacker for winning the Early Career Prize at the SIAM Conference on Financial Mathematics & Engineering (FM19).  Professor Lacker joined the IEOR Department in Fall 2017 and has made "remarkable contributions to the probabilistic theory of Mean Field Games and its applications in mathematical finance".  The Early Career Prize was established in 2010 and is awarded to early career academics who have shown significant research contributions to mathematical modeling in financial markets. 

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“It is a great honor to have my contributions recognized by this distinguished organization...I've been a part of the SIAM community since I was a PhD student, and I've learned a lot from them over the years.”
-Daniel Lacker