The Abel Year 2009

The Abel Prize Laureate 2009

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize for 2009 to

Mikhail Leonidovich Gromov

Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, Bures-sur-Yvette, Frankrike

«for his revolutionary contributions to geometry.»

The 2009 Abel Prize Ceremony

Mikhail Leonidovich Gromov received the 2009 Abel Prize from His Majesty King Harald at the award ceremony in Oslo, 19 May. Her Majesty Queen Sonja also attended the award ceremony.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Video report from the ceremony

 

 

 

 



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The Abel interview

Mikhail Gromov is interviewed by the two mathematicians  Martin Raussen og Christian Skau:








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The 2009 Abel Lectures
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Video: Mikhail Gromov giving his Abel lecture

The lectures were held at the University of Oslo 20 May 2009.

 

Mikhail Gromov: The Abel lecture

Jeff Cheeger:  How does he do it?

Martin Bridson: Geometry everywhere: Fiat lux!

Popular science lecture by Guillermo Sapiro:
One small step for Gromov, one giant leap for shape analysis: A window into the 2009 Abel Laureate's contribution in computer vision and computer graphics

Wreath-laying ceremony at the Abel Monument
The Abel Prize announcement

The President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Professor Øyvind Østerud, announced the winner of the Abel Prize 2009, 26. March. 

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The Ramanujan Prize

The Ramanujan Prize for young mathematicians for 2008 was presented to the Brazilian mathematician Enrique R. Pujals at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters in Oslo on 20 May.

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