# The Abel Committee 2018/2019

Hans Munthe-Kaas

University of Bergen, Department of Mathematics (Chair)

Irene Fonseca

Department of Mathematical Sciences
Mellon College of Science, USA

Alice Chang Sun-Yung

Department of Science
Princeton University, USA

Gil Kalai

Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

François Labourie

Université de Nice, France

### The Abel Committee

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters appoints the members of the Abel Committee, based on nominations from the International Mathematical Union and the European Mathematical Society. The Abel Committee consists of five outstanding research scientists in the field of mathematics. Both Norwegian and non-Norwegian citizens may be members of the committee. The members of the Abel Committee are appointed for a period of two years and may be reappointed once.

The Abel Committee shall:

- Review the nominated candidates for the Abel Prize

- Submit a recommendation to the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.