Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Fields Medals 2014: Maryam Mirzakhani, Martin Hairer, Manjul Bhargava, Artur Avila

Congratulations to all 2014 Fields medalists! Very well deserved and also really nice to  see a woman wining a Fields medal for the first time ever (and of course I am specially delighted that she has the same  undergraduate alma mater, Sharif University, as I!  Quanta magazine has a coverage of all four  winners AvilaBhargavaHairerMirzakhani.

  It was a bit unusual to see the results announced by  IMU before the opening ceremonies! You can follow all the discussions and news from   here.