The Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters has decided to award the Abel Prize for 2015 to the American mathematicians John F. Nash, Jr. and Louis Nirenberg “for striking and seminal contributions to the theory of nonlinear partial differential equations and its applications to geometric analysis.” The President of the Academy, Kirsti Strøm Bull, announced […]

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# Awards/Prizes

## Padma Bhushan for Mathematician Manjul Bhargava

A Home Ministry release said President Pranab Mukherjee has approved Padma awards to 104 people – Padma Vibhushan for nine, Padma Bhushan for 20, and Padma Shri for 75 including Padma Bhushan for Mathematician Manjul Bhargava. Manjul Bhargava was awarded Fields Medal in 2014 and he is the first person of Indian origin to get […]

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## Kerala State Young Scientist Awards 2014 announced

The Awards will be presented by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Kerala on the 27th January 2015 during the inaugural session of the 27th Kerala Science Congress. The Awardees will present the award winning work in the Plenary Session of the Kerala Science Congress. Each Awardee will be presented with a medal, a certificate with […]

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## Invitation for participation in Visiting Scientist Programme 2015 – Indian National Science Academy

Dear All, Since 1991, the INSA is supporting scientists from less endowed institutions to conduct Research and Training in advanced research Institutions/Laboratories within India under Visiting Scientist Programme. The main objective of the programme is to facilitate scientist to acquire furtherance of research capabilities for undergoing training in specific […]

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## Manjul Bhargava, a number theorist from Princeton University, is one of the four Fields Medalists

Manjul Bhargava and Subhash Khot, are among the eight winners of the prestigious International Mathematical Union awards Two mathematicians of Indian origin, Manjul Bhargava and Subhash Khot, are among the eight winners of the prestigious awards of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) that were announced at the inaugural of the 9-day International Congress of Mathematicians […]

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