# Tamar Schlick

**Tamar Schlick** is an American applied mathematician who works as a professor of chemistry, mathematics, and computer science at New York University. Her research involves developing and applying tools for modeling and simulating biomolecules.^{[1]}

## Education and careerEdit

Schlick did her undergraduate studies at Wayne State University, graduating in 1982 with a B.S. in mathematics.^{[1]} She continued her graduate studies at the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University, completing a Ph.D. in applied mathematics in 1987 under the supervision of Charles S. Peskin.^{[1]}^{[2]}

After postdoctoral studies at NYU and the Weizmann Institute of Science, she returned as a faculty member to NYU in 1989.^{[1]}

## RecognitionEdit

She is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (2004), American Physical Society (2005), Biophysical Society (2012), and Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (2012).^{[1]}^{[3]}

## ReferencesEdit

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^{a}^{b}^{c}^{d}^{e}*Curriculum vitae: Tamar Schlick*(PDF), October 8, 2012, retrieved 2015-09-09. **^**Tamar Schlick at the Mathematics Genealogy Project**^***SIAM Fellows: Class of 2012*, retrieved 2015-09-09.