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The Clay Mathematics Institute

The Clay Research Conference will be held on 1 October at  Oxford.  The speakers are: Ben Green (Oxford), ​​Jonathan Pila (Oxford), Paul Seidel (MIT), Scott Sheffield (MIT). Four workshops will be held in the week of the conference:

  • Advances in Probablity (Ivan Corwin and Martin Hairer)
  • Analytic Number Theory (Ben Green and Roger Heath-Brown)
  • Functional Transcendence (Jonathan Pia and Alex Wilkie)
  • Symplectic Topology (Dominic Joyce, Alexander Ritter, and Ivan Smith)

Call for nominations, Clay Research Fellowships.  Closing date: November 16.

Millennium Problems

Zeta Function

The prime number theorem determines the average distribution of the primes. The Riemann hypothesis tells us about the deviation from the average. Formulated in Riemann's 1859 paper, it asserts that all the 'non-obvious' zeros of the zeta function are complex numbers with real part 1/2.

News

Three former Clay Research Fellows, Artur Avila, Manjul Bhargava, and Maryam Mirzakhani have been awarded Fields Medals at the 2014 International Congress of Mathematicians.
The Clay Mathematics Institute announces that the 2014 Clay Research Awards have been made to Maryam Mirzakhani and Peter Scholze. Maryam Mirzakhani is recognised for her many and significant...