# Jian-Guo Liu Named as Fellow of the American Mathematical Society (AMS)

"Sixty-five mathematical scientists from around the world have been named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2017, the program's fifth year", states Steve Ferruci, Senior Programs Coordinator of the AMS in a press release.

Duke University Mathematics is delighted to have Professor Jian-Guo Liu named this year. Professor Liu responded, "I am honored to be named as a fellow of AMS, and it is so gratifying to receive this recognition for doing something I truly love and enjoy."

**Professor Liu **was named for his contributions to the analysis of numerical methods for fluid dynamics, kinetic theory, and nonlinear partial differential equations.