The 2015 Abel Prize lectures

Full program:

Welcome speeches by Rector of the University of Oslo, Ole Petter Ottersen, President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Kirsti Strøm Bull, and Chair of the Abel Committee Professor John Rognes

  • Abel Laureate John F. Nash, Jr., Princeton University:
    An Interesting Equation
  • Camillo De Lellis, University of Zürich: Surely you're joking, Mr. Nash?
    Introduction by Cédric Villani, the Abel Committee
  • Abel Laureate Louis Nirenberg, Courant Institute, New York University:
    Some remarks on Mathematics
  • Tristan Riviere, ETH Zurich: Exploring the unknown, the work of Louis Nirenberg on Partial Differential Equations
    Introduction by Maria Esteban, the Abel Committee
  • Science Lecture: Frank Morgan, Williams College, US
    Soap Bubbles and Mathematics
    Introduction by Rahul Pandharipande, the Abel Committee


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