News from the world of Maths

August 8, 2018

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

August 7, 2018

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.

August 6, 2018

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

August 6, 2018

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

August 5, 2018

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

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!