A mathematician from the Ukraine, received the award in 100 thousand dollars

Математик из Украины получил премию в 100 тысяч долларов

Vladimir Drinfeld was born in 1954 in Kharkov. His work formed the basis of new branches of modern mathematical science – the theory of Drinfeld modules and quantum groups.

The prestigious Israeli prize Fund of wolf in mathematics awarded to the corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Vladimir Drinfeld and his co-author Alexander Beilinson, the press service of the NAS of Ukraine.

Scientists working at the University of Chicago, awarded for a series of innovative works on algebraic geometry that the “paramount importance” to theoretical physics, particularly string theory.

Vladimir Drinfeld was born in 1954 in Kharkov. His work formed the basis of new branches of modern mathematical science – the theory of Drinfeld modules and quantum groups.

The prize includes a cash amount of 100 thousand dollars. Award winners will be awarded personally by the President of Israel in Jerusalem. Many winners of the wolf prize was subsequently awarded the Nobel prize.

Recall that a student of Kharkiv gymnasium №45 Olga Shevchenko won the European mathematical Olympiad in Zurich.

 

 
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