The Abel Prize Laureates 2004

The Abel Prize Laureate 2004

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize for 2004 to

Sir Michael Francis Atiyah

University of Edinburgh and

Isadore M. Singer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

"for their discovery and proof of the index theorem, bringing together topology, geometry and analysis, and their outstanding role in building new bridges between mathematics and theoretical physics."

About the Laureates work
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The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Drammensveien 78
N-0271 Oslo, Norway
Telephone: + 47 22 12 10 90
Fax: + 47 22 12 10 99
E-mail: abelprisen@dnva.no
Web editor: Anne-Marie Astad
Design and technical solutions: Ravn Webveveriet AS