Olena Karpel, Ph.D.
2013 Ukraine Mathematics
December 20, 2013
Olena Karpel, Ph.D., was the winner of the 2013 Ukraine Mathematics Award competition, a jointly-sponsored program of the U.S.-Ukraine Foundation and the Shevchenko Scientific Society. Her prize constituted of $6,000 and a gold medal.
Dr. Karpel is a junior research fellow at the B. Verkin Institute of Low Temperature Physics and Engineering of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in Kharkiv. She was honored for her work, "Measures on Cantor Sets and their Classification."
The ceremony was held on December 20, 2013 at a meeting of the Kyiv Mathematical Colloquium at the Institute of Mathematics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in Kyiv.
Photos by Alexander Baranovsky and Roman Nikiforov