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Yves Meyer Wins this Year's Abel Prize
20170321
This year's Abel Prize goes to Yves Meyer for "his pivotal role in the development of the mathematical theory of wavelets". Meyer is professor emeriuts at École normale supérieure ParisSaclay in France. He has previousley collaborated with the Uppsala mathematician and former Abel Prize winner Lennart Carleson.
Abel Prize is one of the most prestigeous awards in mathematics. The prize is awarded anually to one ore more outstanding mathematicians. Among previous winners there are famous mathematicians as Andrew Wiles, John Nash och Yakov Sinai.

Svante Janson Rewarded with Celsius Gold Medal
20161114
Svante Janson is rewarded with The Celsius Gold Medal "for outstanding research in combinatorial probability theory". The medal is The Royal Society of Sciences' finest award.

Four Mathematicians from Uppsala Recieve Grants to Lift Swedish Mathematics
20160411
Fifteen prominent mathematicians have received grants to lift the Swedish mathematical research to international top level. Four of them are from the Uppsala university: Cecilia Holmgren, Denis Gaidashev, Seidon Alsaody and Cecilia Karlsson.