All events in may 2017

22 May 2017 at 17:00

Wreath-laying ceremony at the Abel Monument

Location: Royal Palace grounds, Oslo

Yves Meyer will honour Niels Henrik Abel by laying down a wreath at the Abel Monument. Kristian Ranestad, chair of the Abel board, will give a speech. Music. The event is open to the public.

22 May 2017 at 18:00

Dinner in honour of the Abel Laureate

Location: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

The Norwegian Academy will host a dinner in honour of the Abel Laureate. Among the invited guests will be members of the Abel committee and the Abel board, members of the Academy's mathematics group and visiting mathematicians from many countries. By invitation only.

23 May 2017 at 14:00

Abel Prize Award Ceremony

Location: University Aula, Oslo, Norway

Yves Meyer will receive the Abel Prize at an award ceremony in the University Aula in Oslo, Norway. The ceremony will be followed by a reception and an interview with Meyer in front of a live audience at a nearby theatre, Det Norske Teatret.

23 May 2017 at 19:00

The Abel Banquet

Location: Akershus Castle, Oslo

The Norwegian government hosts a banquet in honour of Abel Laureate Yves Meyer at Akershus Castle. By invitation only.

24 May 2017 at 07:45 - 24 May 2017 at 09:30

Yves Meyer gives a talk at PGS


Location: PGS, Lilleakerveien 4C, Oslo

Abel Laureate Yves Meyer will in his talk at Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) explain how his wavelet theory is relevant in connection with seismic data.

There will also be a lecture by Sverre Brandsberg Dahl, PGS Chief Geophysicist, titled "Applied mathematics and supercomputers in seismic imaging"

24 May 2017 at 10:00 - 24 May 2017 at 15:30

The Abel Lectures 2017


Location: Georg Sverdrups Hus, University of Oslo

Abel Laureate Yves Meyer will give his prize lecture at the University of Oslo followed by three Abel Lectures by Stéphane Mallat, Ingrid Daubechies and Emmanuel Jean Candès.

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