The Abel Year 2018

The Abel Prize Laureate 2018

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize for 2018 to

Robert P. Langlands

of the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, USA

“for his visionary program connecting representation theory to number theory.”

The Abel Prize announcement

The President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Ole M. Sejersted announced the 2018 Abel Prize on the 20th of March.


The Award Ceremony

Robert Langlands received the Abel Prize from H.M King Harald in the University Aula, Oslo, May 23.


The Abel Prize public talk

Robert Langlands in conversation with Alex Bellos at Det Norske Teatret


The Abel Prize Lectures

Abel Laureate Robert Langlands gave his prize lecture at the University of Oslo on the 23th of May, with following Abel lectures by Jim Arthur and Edward Frenkel.


The Abel interview

Robert Langlands was interviewed by the two mathematicians Christian Skau and Bjørn Ian Dundas.


Short film about Robert Langlands
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