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The Clay Mathematics Institute

Clay Research Fellowships.  The call for nominations is open until November 16.    

Clay Research Fellows are selected for their exceptional achievements and their potential to become leaders in mathematical research. All are recent Ph.D.'s, and most are selected as they complete their thesis work. The fellowships can be held anywhere in the world. Many former fellows have achieved high distinction.

Millennium Problems

This is the equation which governs the flow of fluids such as water and air. However, there is no proof for the most basic questions one can ask: do solutions exist, and are they unique? Why ask for a proof? Because a proof gives not only certitude, but also understanding.


The videos and notes from the 2015 Summer Institute in Algebraic Geometry in Salt Lake City, which CMI ran in partnership with the American Mathematical Society, are now available on the CMI...
At the Clay Research Conference in Oxford on 30 September, Landon Clay presented one of the 2014 Clay Research Awards to Maryam Mirzakhani, following her lecture on Counting mapping...