Fields Medalists

▪ TableFields Medalistsyear name birthplace primary research1936 Ahlfors, Lars (Ahlfors, Lars Valerian) Helsinki, Finland Riemann surfaces1936 Douglas, Jesse New York, New York, U.S. Plateau problem1950 Schwartz, Laurent Paris, France functional analysis1950 Selberg, Atle Langesund, Norway number theory1954 Kodaira Kunihiko Tokyo, Japan algebraic geometry1954 Serre, JeanPierre Bages, France algebraic topology1958 Roth, Klaus (Roth, Klaus Friedrich) Breslau, Germany number theory1958 Thom, René (Thom, René Frédéric) Montbéliard, France topology1962 Hörmander, Lars (Hörmander, Lars V.) Mjällby, Sweden partial differential equations1962 Milnor, John (Milnor, John Willard) Orange, New Jersey, U.S. differential topology1966 Atiyah, Michael (Atiyah, Sir Michael Francis) London, England topology1966 Cohen, Paul (Cohen, Paul Joseph) Long Branch, New Jersey, U.S. set theory1966 Grothendieck, Alexandre Berlin, Germany algebraic geometry1966 Smale, Stephen Flint, Michigan, U.S. topology1970 Baker, Alan London, England number theory1970 Hironaka Heisuke Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan algebraic geometry1970 Novikov, Sergey (Novikov, Sergey Petrovich) Gorky, Russia, U.S.S.R. topology1970 Thompson, John (Thompson, John Griggs) Ottawa, Kansas, U.S. group theory1974 Bombieri, Enrico Milan, Italy number theory1974 Mumford, David (Mumford, David Bryant) Worth, Sussex, England algebraic geometry1978 Deligne, Pierre (Deligne, Pierre René) Brussels, Belgium algebraic geometry1978 Fefferman, Charles (Fefferman, Charles Louis) Washington, D.C., U.S. classical analysis1978 Margulis, Gregori (Margulis, Gregori Aleksandrovich) Moscow, Russia, U.S.S.R. Lie groups1978 Quillen, Daniel (Quillen, Daniel Gray) Orange, New Jersey, U.S. algebraic Ktheory1983 Connes, Alain Darguignan, France operator theory1983 Thurston, William (Thurston, William Paul) Washington, D.C., U.S. topology1983 Yau, ShingTung Shantou, China differential geometry1986 Donaldson, Simon (Donaldson, Simon Kirwan) Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England topology1986 Faltings, Gerd Gelsenkirchen, West Germany Mordell conjecture1986 Freedman, Michael (Freedman, Michael Hartley) Los Angeles, California, U.S. Poincaré conjecture1990 Drinfeld, Vladimir (Drinfeld, Vladimir Gershonovich) Kharkov, Ukraine, U.S.S.R. algebraic geometry1990 Jones, Vaughan Gisborne, New Zealand knot theory1990 Mori Shigefumi Nagoya, Japan algebraic geometry1990 Witten, Edward Baltimore, Maryland, U.S. superstring theory1994 Bourgain, Jean Ostend, Belgium analysis1994 Lions, PierreLouis Grasse, France partial differential equations1994 Yoccoz, JeanChristophe Paris, France dynamical systems1994 Zelmanov, Efim (Zelmanov, Efim Isaakovich) Khabarovsk, Russia, U.S.S.R. group theory1998 Borcherds, Richard (Borcherds, Richard Ewen) Cape Town, South Africa mathematical physics1998 Gowers, William (Gowers, William Timothy) Marlborough, Wiltshire, England functional analysis1998 Kontsevich, Maxim Khimki, Russia, U.S.S.R. mathematical physics1998 McMullen, Curtis Berkeley, California, U.S. chaos theory2002 Lafforgue, Laurent Antony, France number theory2002 Voevodsky, Vladimir Moscow, Russia, U.S.S.R. algebraic geometry2006 Okounkov, Andrei Moscow, Russia, U.S.S.R. mathematical physics2006 Perelman, Grigori U.S.S.R. geometry2006 Tao, Terrence Adelaide, Australia partial differential equations2006 Werner, Wendelin Cologne, Germany geometrySee as table:
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