The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics awards the

- for a notable application of combinatorial theory;
- for a notable contribution in another area of interest to George Pólya such as approximation theory, complex analysis, number theory, orthogonal polynomials, probability theory, or mathematical discovery and learning.

**1971** R L Graham, K Leeb, B L Rothschild, A W Hales, and R I Jewett

**1975** R P Stanley, E Szemeredi, and R M Wilson

**1979** L Lovász

**1983** A Bjorner and P Seymour

**1987** A C Yao

**1992** G Kalai and S Shelah

**1994** Gregory Chudnovsky and Harry Kesten

**1996** Jeffry Ned Kahn and David Reimer

**1998** Percy Deift, Xin Zhou, and Peter Sarnak

**2000** Noga Alon

**2002** Craig A Tracy and Harold Widom

**2004** Neil Robertson and Paul Seymour

**2006** Gregory Lawler, Oded Schramm, and Wendelin Werner

**2008** Van H Vu

**2010** Emmanuel Candès and Terence Tao

**MacTutor links:**

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

**SIAM Prizes, etc:**

SIAM Prize for Distinguished Service

SIAM von Kármán Prize

SIAM Ralph E Kleinman Prize

AWM-SIAM Kovalevsky Lecture

SIAM W T and Idalia Reid Prize in Mathematics

SIAM John von Neumann Lecture

SIAM Polya Prize

**Other Web site:**

JOC/EFR March 2015

The URL of this page is:

http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/history/Societies/SIAMPolyaPrize.html