Juha Heinonen Memorial Fellowship
Juha Heinonen, Professor of Mathematics, passed away on October 30, 2007. He arrived in the Department in 1988 as a postdoctoral assistant professor, and became a professor in 2000. He was a leading researcher in geometric function theory, having published two books and numerous articles with many collaborators. Most recently, Juha served as Associate Chair for Graduate Studies in the Department, where he mentored many young mathematicians
Juha Heinonen Memorial Graduate Student Fellowship was established in the University of Michigan Department of Mathematics. Juha gave tirelessly of his time as a mentor to young mathematicians and this fund will help to carry on his spirit of support and guidance.
Gifts by check may be made payable to the University of Michigan, noting "Heinonen Memorial" in the memo, and sent to the University of Michigan Department of Mathematics, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1043. In
addition, online giving through
the University of Michigan is
available on the web at www.lsa.umich.edu/alumni/giveonline. Select
"Give Program Support," on the next page choose "Select giving areas." Scroll down the page and check "Other" and enter "Juha Heinonen Memorial Endowment, 571702."
(The fund constitutes a gift for endowment and distributions from this fund will be made in accordance
with the University of Michigan's existing endowment distribution policy.)