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Titre(s) : The Abel Prize 2008-2012 [Texte électronique] / Helge Holden, Ragni Piene, editors

Publication : . - Heidelberg ; New York : Springer, cop. 2014

Description matérielle : 1 ressource dématérialisée

Note(s) : Includes bibliographical references
Covering the years 2008-2012, this book profiles the life and work of recent winners of the Abel Prize: · John G. Thompson and Jacques Tits, 2008 · Mikhail Gromov, 2009 · John T. Tate Jr., 2010 · John W. Milnor, 2011 · Endre Szemerédi, 2012. The profiles feature autobiographical information as well as a description of each mathematician's work. In addition, each profile contains a complete bibliography, a curriculum vitae, as well as photos -- old and new. As an added feature, interviews with the Laureates are presented on an accompanying web site ( The book also presents a history of the Abel Prize written by the historian Kim Helsvig, and includes a facsimile of a letter from Niels Henrik Abel, which is transcribed, translated into English, and placed into historical perspective by Christian Skau. This book follows on The Abel Prize: 2003-2007, The First Five Years (Springer, 2010), which profiles the work of the first Abel Prize winners

Autre(s) auteur(s) : Holden, Helge (1956-....)  Voir les notices liées en tant qu'auteur
Piene, Ragni. Fonction indéterminée  Voir les notices liées en tant qu'auteur

Numéros : ISBN 9783642394492

Notice n° :  FRBNF44707468 (notice reprise d'un réservoir extérieur)

Table des matières : The Abel prize - the missing Nobel in mathematics / Kim G. Helsvig ; 2008 John G. Thompson and Jacques Tits: some reflections / John G. Thompson ; A biography of Jacques Tits / Francis Buckenhout ; The work of John Griggs Thompson: a survey / Richard Lyons and Robert M. Guralnick ; A report on the scientific contributions of Jacques / Francis Buekenhout ; List of Publications for John Griggs Thompson ; List of Publications for Jacques Tits ; Curriculum vitae for John Griggs Thompson ; Curriculum vitae for Jacques Tits ; 2009 Mikhail Gromov: a few recollections / Mikhail Gromov ; A few snapshots from the work of Mikhail Gromov / D.Burago, Y. Eliashberg, M. Bestvina, F. Forstnerič, L. Guth, A. Nabutovsky, A. Phillips, J. Roe and A. Vershik ; List of publications for Mikhail Leonidovich Gromov ; Curriculum vitae for Mikhail Leonoidovich Gromov ; 2010 John T. Tate: John Tate: an autobiography / J.S. Milne: The Work of John Tate / J.S. Milne ; List of publications fo

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