News from the world of Maths

August 5, 2018

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."

August 4, 2018

We speak to Cheryl Praeger about her mathematics and encouraging the next generation of mathematicians.

August 4, 2018

Good news from the International Congress of Mathematicians!

August 3, 2018

Daskalakis tells us about the work he is being honoured for, which involves complexity theory, game theory, online dating and traffic jams.

August 2, 2018

In this video Fields medallist Figalli tells us about his work and what receiving such a high honour feels like.

August 1, 2018

The International Congress of Mathematicians 2018 has got off to a joyous start with the announcement of some of the most prestigious prizes in mathematics.

August 1, 2018

Caucher Birkar has been awarded the Fields medal for his contribution to algebraic geometry.

August 1, 2018

Alessio Figalli has been awarded the Fields medal for his contributions, among other things, to optimal transport theory.