MSI would like to congratulate PhD student Le Cheng on being awarded the Chris Heyde Scholarship for 2016.
Le Cheng said "I am extremely honoured and grateful to receive the Chris Heyde Scholarship 2016. This award will help me to attend international conferences to present my work and discuss my research with international scholars. I believe it will greatly enhance my research progress. I would like to express my heartfelt thanks for giving me this opportunity.".
Professor Chris Heyde was well known and well regarded amongst his colleagues and friends for his substantial contribution to many areas of probability, statistics and stochastic analysis during his lifetime. To honour his memory, the Chris Heyde Scholarship has been established at the ANU to enable students to study and expand research into these fields.
The scholarship is funded by the interest on contributions from friends, colleagues, family and the ANU Endowment for Excellence.