• Eric Temple Bell Photograph
    Eric Temple Bell
    Credit: Caltech Archives
  • Eric Temple Bell Sketch
    Eric Temple Bell
    Credit: Caltech Archives
  • 2017 Bell Prize Winner William Ballinger with Math Executive Officer Elena Mantovan
    2017 Bell Prize Winner William Ballinger with Math Executive Officer Elena Mantovan
    Credit: Jessica Varlet
  • 2017 Bell Prize Winner Tynan Ochse with Math Executive Officer Elena Mantovan
    2017 Bell Prize Winner Tynan Ochse with Math Executive Officer Elena Mantovan
    Credit: Jessica Varlet
  • 2017 Bell Prize Winners Matthew Weidner and William Ballinger with Math Executive Officer Elena Mantovan
    2017 Bell Prize Winners Matthew Weidner and William Ballinger with Math Executive Officer Elena Mantovan
    Credit: Jessica Varlet

The Eric Temple Bell Undergraduate Mathematics Research Prize Winners

Established 1963

Abstracts and/or solutions, where available, are linked to the winner's name.

2017 - William Ballinger & Chloe Hsu & Tynan OchseMatthew Weidner

2016 - Tian Nie

2015 - Zhaorong JinJake Marcinek

2014 - Mark Greenfield

2013 - Andy Zucker

2012 - Alexandra Musat

2011 - Jeffrey Lin

2010 - Domenic Denicola

2009 - Jeffrey Kuan, Ila Varma

2008 - Philip Perepelitsky

2007 - David RenshawJed Yang

2006 - Timothy Nguyen

2005 - Patrick HummelTimothy NguyenTrevor Wilson

2004 - Ameera Chowdhury, Po-Shen Loh

2003 - no prize awarded

2002 - Suhas Nayak

2001 - no prize awarded

2000 - Keshav Dani, Peter Gerdes

1999 - Scott Carnahan, Melvin Boon-Tiong Leok

1998 - no prize awarded

1997 - Marc A. Coram, Mason Alexander Porter

1996 - Winston Yang

1995 - no prize awarded

1994 - Julian Jamison

1993 - no prize awarded

1992 - Michael Maxwell, Robert Southworth

1991 - Alan Knutson

1990 - no prize awarded

1989 - James Coykendall, IV

1988 - Laura AndersonEric Babson

1987 - Jonathan Shapiro

1986 - Arthur DuvalEverette Howe

1985 - Charles Nainan

1984 - Bradley BrockAlan Murray

1983 - Vipul PerivalMark Purtill

1982 - Forrest Quinn

1981 - Daniel GordonPeter ShorThiennu H. Vu

1980 - Eugene Y. LohJohn StembridgeRobert Weaver

1979 - no prize awarded

1978 - no prize awarded

1977 - Thos. G. Kennedy

1976 - John Gustafson, Albert Wells, Jr., Hugh Woodin

1975 - James B. Shearer, Eric Williams

1974 - David S. Dummit

1973 - Bruce Reznick

1972 - Daniel J Rudolph

1971 - no prize awarded

1970 - no prize awarded 

1969 - Robert E. Tarjan

1968 - Michael Fredman

1967 - James Maiorana, Alan J. Schwenk

1966 - no prize awarded

1965 - Michael Ashbacher, Richard P. Stanley

1964 - William Zame

1963 - Ed BenderJeff Lindsey III