## News from the world of Maths

We talk to Ivan Smith, invited lecturer at the ICM 2018, about his work and what he likes about the Congress.

Clément Mouhot tells us about his work trying to understand some of the most beautiful structures in mathematics and physics.

We talk to Jack Thorne about his lecture at the ICM 2018 and his work "faceting the gem stone" in number theory.

In these two videos Akshay Venkatesh tells us about winning the Fields Medal, what he enjoys about maths, and introduces us to the ideas in his work.

Nearly 18 million students took part in Brazil's maths olympiad for schools!

We talk to Maria Esteban, mathematician and President of the International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.

If you have ever been in an MRI scanner you'll appreciate the work that Donoho is being honoured for with this prestigious prize.

Masaki Kashiwara wins the Chern medal for his "outstanding and foundational

contributions to algebraic analysis and representation theory sustained over a period of

almost 50 years."