CMI Research Fellow Peter Scholze has been awarded the SASTRA Ramanujan Prize 2013. This annual prize was established in 2005 by SASTRA University is for very young mathematicians for outstanding contributions to areas influenced by Ramanujan.
During his time as a Clay Senior Scholar at the University of Montreal in 2013, Bob Griffiths gave a public lecture on The Mathematics of Evolution.
The 2013 Clay Research Award has been made to Rahul Pandharipande (ETH, Zürich) for his recent outstanding work in enumerative geometry.
Andrei Okounkov has joined the CMI's Scientific Advisory Board in succession to Gregory Margulis. Professor Okounkov is the Samuel Eilenberg Professor of Mathematics at Columbia University.
A recent paper on the complexity of the n-Queens Completion Problem by researchers at the University of St Andrews may point the way to a new attack on one of the Millennium Prize Problems, the