B.A. (Honours Math) 1971, University of Western Ontario

M. Sc. 1972, Oxford University (Jesus College)

D. Phil. 1974, Oxford University (Jesus College)

**Areas of Research: ** Optimization, Functional
Analysis, Analysis, Number Theory, Computation and Collaboration

**Title of M. Sc. Thesis: ** Monotone Operators and
Non-Linear Functional Analysis

**Title of D. Phil. Thesis: ** Optimization with Respect
to Partial Orderings

**Scholarships, Prizes and Awards: **

Timkins International Fund Scholarship 1968

Albert O. Jeffrey Scholarship 1969

**Kingston Gold Medal** for Honours Mathematics 1971

U.W.O. Faculty Association Scholarship 1971

**Ontario Rhodes Scholarship** (Jesus College) 1971-74

**Coxeter-James Lecture** (Canadian Mathematical Society)
1987

**APICS/Fraser Medal** for Research Excellence 1988

[Atlantic Provinces Council on the Sciences Medal for Outstanding Achievement in Natural or Applied Science: for scientists under 40 working at any organization in Atlantic Canada]

**Chauvenet Prize** of the Mathematical Association of America
1993

for the ``outstanding survey or expository mathematics
paper'' published in a North American Journal: J.M. Borwein, P.B.
Borwein, and D.H. Bailey, ``Ramanujan, modular equations and pi or
how to compute
a billion digits of pi,'' *MAA Monthly*, **96** (1989), 201-219.

**Merten M. Hasse Prize** Mathematical Association of America
1993

for a ``noteworthy expository paper in an Association Journal one of whose authors is younger than forty'' for J.M. Borwein, P.B. Borwein, and D.H. Bailey, ``Ramanujan, modular equations and pi...''.

**Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada** (Academy of Science),
elected 1994

**British Columbia/CUFA Academic of the Year** 1996

BC Confederation of University Faculty Associations, jointly with P. Borwein

**Doctorat Honoris Causa** University of Limoges, September
22, 1999

and accompanying AMS-CMS Proceedings on *Constructive,
Experimental and Nonlinear Analysis*, Michel Thera ed., AMS, 2000,
289 pp., Softcover, ISBN 0-8218-2167-9

**National Alumini Award of Merit** University of Western Ontario
(Western Family Citation) October 1, 1999

**HPL/MSRI Special Visiting Professor** Hewlett Packard, MSRI and
Lawrence Berkeley (declined) Spring 2001

**Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of
Science** (AAAS), elected Sept 2001

``A Member whose efforts on behalf of the advancement of science or its applications are scientifically or socially distinguished may, by virtue of such meritorious contributions, be elected a Fellow by the Council."

Identified as one of **``25 Power Thinkers. Some of B.C.'s best
and brightest."** BC Business, June 2002.

**Highly Cited Researchers Database** (ISI)
`http://isihighlycited.com`, March 2003

As one of the roughly 200 most cited mathematicians of period
1980-1999 (only Canadian)

**Foreign Member Bulgarian Academy of Sciences**, elected
July 2003

**Maclaurin Fellowship**, New Zealand Institute of Mathematics
and its Applications (NZIMA), February 2005 (deferred)

**Listed in Marquis** *Who's Who in the World*; various
other listings. 2005

**ISI Hot Paper in Math,** ``Maximal Monotonicity via Convex
Analysis," *J. Conv. Anal*, **13**, (2006), 561-586.
May 2008 `http://sciencewatch.com/sciencewatch/dr/nhp/2008/08maynhp/08maynhpBorwein/`

**Apple Consulting Scientist**, appointed February 2009

**Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science**, elected
March 2010

``[F]or experimental mathematics in a number of disciplines including optimisation, number and computation theory."

**JonFest 2011**, *Computational and Analytical
Mathematics Conference* in honor of JMB's 60th birthday, IRMACS. May
16-20 2011.

**JonFest Down Under 2011**, *Computational and Analytical
Mathematics Conference* in honor of JMB's 60th birthday, CARMA Nov 29-Dec 1
2011.

**Outstanding Academic Title for 2011**, for *Convex Functions*,
by the American Library Association academic library book review journal "Choice": `http://www.ala.org/acrl/choice/currentissue#oat`. 2011

Finalist in NSF *International Science & Engineering Visualization Challenge 2012* (SciVis) as one of the top 10 in the visualization category (`https://nsf-scivis.skild.com/skild2/nsf2012/viewEntryVoting.action`) for a 100 billion step Walk
on Pi, see`http://carma.newcastle.edu.au/walks/` 2012.

**2013 Mathematical Programming Special Issue**: in honour of 60th birthday. *Computational and Analytical Mathematics*, Volume 139, Issue 1-2, June 2013. ISSN: 0025-5610 (Print) 1436-4646 (Online). See `http://link.springer.com/journal/10107/139/1/page/1`.
(19 articles) June 2013.

**2013 JonFest Volume**, *Computational and Analytical Mathematics: In Honor of Jonathan Borweinâs 60th Birthday*
(Editors: David H. Bailey, Heinz H. Bauschke, Peter Borwein, Frank Garvan, Michel Théra, Jon Vanderwerff,
Henry Wolkowicz), Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics, volume 50. August 2013.

**2014 G. de B. Robinson Prize** of the CMS for J. Borwein, A. Straub, J. Wan and W. Zudilin, with an Appendix by Don Zagier, ``Densities of short uniform random walks." *Canadian. J. Math.* **64** (5), (2012), 961-990. For the best paper in the CJM in 2011 or 2012.

**2014 Inaugural Member IMU Circle**
The members of the IMU Circle are mathematicians who have given sustained and distinguished contributions to the International Mathematical Union (IMU). Their nomination to the IMU Circle is a recognition of their commitment to IMU and a token of appreciation by IMU for their valuable service, support and advice.

**2015 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society**, announced November 2014.

``For contributions to nonsmooth analysis and classical analysis as well as experimental mathematics and visualization of mathematics."

See more at:
`http://www.ams.org/profession/ams-fellows/new-fellows#sthash.WhdqY8nV.dpu`

**Fellow of the Royal Society of NSW**, elected
June 2015.

**Western University Distinguished Scholar in Residence for 2016** April-August 2016.