The 2017 MSJ Autumn Prize

The 2017 MSJ Autumn is awarded to

Tomoyuki Arakawa (Associate Professor at Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Kyoto University)
for his outstanding contributions to
"Representation theory of W-algebras."
The Spring Prize and the Autumn Prize are the most prestigious prizes awarded by the MSJ to its members. The Autumn Prize is awarded without age restriction to people who have made exceptional contributions in their fields of research.