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First Female Winner of the Fields Medal

Prof Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian mathematician working in the US has become the first ever female winner of the celebrated Fields Medal.

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2 years, 7 months ago

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Woo hoo... Congratulations, Maryam! :^) Geoff Pilling · 10 months, 1 week ago

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What do you mean by Fields Medal??? Anuj Shikarkhane · 2 years, 7 months ago

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@Anuj Shikarkhane The Fields Medal is a prize awarded every four years to two, three, or four mathematicians not over 40 years of age by the International Mathematical Union (IMU).

Fields Medal: Encyclopedia Britannica

Fields Medal: Wikipedia Aronas Nuresi · 2 years, 7 months ago

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