Professor Geoffrey Grimmett appointed Chair of the Heilbronn Institute06 Sep 2019, by News in
We are very pleased to announce that Professor Jon Keating’s successor as Chair of the Heilbronn Institute will be Professor Geoffrey Grimmett FRS. Professor Grimmett has held the positions of Professor of Mathematical Statistics at the University of Cambridge and Master of Downing College, Cambridge.
He is distinguished for his work in Probability Theory and Statistical Mechanics, and in particular for his contributions to the theory of percolation processes. He will take over as Chair of HIMR in Autumn 2020.