The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Ronald R. Coifman
Phillips Professor of Mathematics
Mathematics and Computer Science
"For his fundamental contributions to pure mathematics in the field of harmonic analysis, and for his achievements in the adaptation of that field to the capabilities of the digital computer to produce a family of fast, robust computational tools that have substantially benefited science and technology."
Presented by President William Clinton in a White House (East Room) ceremony on Tuesday, March 14, 2000.