The Abel Year 2013
Pierre Deligne recieved the Abel Prize 2013 from H.M King Harald at the award Ceremony in the University Aula, Oslo, May 21.
The name of the 2013 Abel Laureate was announced by the President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Kirsti Strøm Bull, March 20. The Chair of the Abel Committee, Professor Ragni Piene, then stated the reasons for the awarding of the prize. This was followed by a popular science presentation of the prizewinner's work given by Marcus du Sautoy.
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