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Tadeusz Iwaniec (born October 9, 1947 in Elbląg) is a Polish-American mathematician, and since 1996 John Raymond French Distinguished Professor of Mathematics at Syracuse University.[1]

Tadeusz Iwaniec
Born (1947-10-09) October 9, 1947 (age 71)
Elbląg, Poland
ResidenceUnited States
CitizenshipUnited States
Scientific career
InstitutionsDepartment of Mathematics, Syracuse University

He and mathematician Henryk Iwaniec are twin brothers.

Awards and honorsEdit

Iwaniec was given the Prize of the President of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 1980, the Alfred Jurzykowski Award in Mathematics in 1997, the Prix 2001 Institut Henri-Poincaré Gauthier-Villars,[1] and the 2009 Sierpinski Medal of the Polish Mathematical Society and Warsaw University.[2] In 1998 he was elected as a foreign member of the Academia di Scienze Fisiche e Matematiche, Italy [1] and in 2012 as a foreign member of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters.[3]


  1. ^ a b c Biography of Tadeusz Iwaniec, Mathematics Department, Syracuse University. Retrieved 2010-01-22.
  2. ^ SU math professor gets international honor, Syracuse Post-Standard, March 26, 2009.
  3. ^ New Members. Finnish Academy of Science and Letters. Accessed May 24, 2012.