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**Jun 06, 2014**: The School of Mathematics of the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research regrets to announce the passing away of Professor Vikram B. Mehta on June 04, 2014. Professor Mehta was a senior member of the Mathematics Faculty. He retired from the service on August 31, 2011.**Mar 18, 2014**: DAE - Science Research Council Outstanding Investigator Award Scheme [1]**Oct 30, 2013**: Dr. Neena Gupta was awarded the Saraswathi Cowsik Medal for the year 2013 by the TIFR Alumni Association for her outstanding work on the Zariski Cancellation Problem in positive characteristic.**Sep 27, 2013**: The Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize of CSIR for the year 2013 in Mathematical Sciences has been awarded to Professor Eknath Prabhakar Ghate of Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, for his foundational contributions to the theory of p-adic representations associated with modular forms.**Jun 04, 2013**: Professor V. Srinivas was elected for the Humboldt Research Award by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany, in recognition of lifetime achievements in research.**Jun 12, 2012**: The Institute deeply regrets to inform that Professor D.N. Verma passed away on 10 June 2012. He was a member of the School of Mathematics from 1968 to 1993.**May 15, 2012**: The Institute deeply regrets to inform that Professor K. Balagangadharan passed away on 14 May 2012. He was a member of the School of Mathematics from 1951 to 1982.

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[1] http://www.math.tifr.res.in/sites/default/files/misc/dae-src-oi-award.pdf