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  1. Carnival of Mathematics #117

    ... a real treat, why not spend a long lunch hour watching Terry Tao's talk The Cosmic Distance Ladder . This forms part of one of Mike ... and the radius of the Moon's orbit were measured, and how Tao's lecture was an incredible opportunity to show some fun and exciting maths ...

    Rachel - 29 Oct 2015 - 15:01 - 1 comment

  2. Easy as 1, 2, 3?

    ... In 2006 the Australian mathematician Terence Tao was awarded the Fields medal, one of the highest honours in maths, partly ... Together with the British mathematician Ben Green Tao proved that the answer is yes. In fact, the primes contain arithmetic ...

    Marianne - 20 May 2014 - 12:12 - 0 comments

  3. Editorial

    ... community as a reason. Fileds medallist Terence Tao The precise reasons for Perelman's refusal are still shrouded in ... the other three medallists, Andrei Okounkov, Terence Tao and Wendelin Werner, let alone their work. Luckily it is relatively easy to ...

    plusadmin - 18 Jun 2010 - 16:21

  4. Find the gap

    ... Zhang's result caught the attention of Terence Tao , one of the world's best mathematicians, who decided to make it subject ...

    Marianne - 5 May 2015 - 17:27 - 0 comments

  5. The Abel Prize 2012

    ... consequences within mathematics. It was used by Terence Tao and Ben Green to prove that the list of primes contains arithmetic progressions of any length. In 2006 Tao won the Fields Medal , another high honour in mathematics, for a body of ...

    Marianne - 12 Dec 2012 - 11:31 - 4 comments