The Abel Prize Laureate 2010

The Abel Prize Laureate 2010

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize for 2010 to

John Torrence Tate

University of Texas at Austin, USA

«for his vast and lasting impact on the theory of numbers.»

About the Laureates work

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by Arne B. Sletsjøe

Interview with John Torrence Tate

The Abel Prize winner talked to the professors Martin Raussen and Christian Skau. Among the topics they touched upon, were Tate's mathematical work through several decades, his wide field of scientific research, his interest in number theory and his personal background. (The introduction to this broadcast is in Norwegian only. The actual interview starts after 1 minute and 38 seconds.)

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