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EMS e-News 24, September 2017

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 - Maryam Mirzakhani (1977-2017)

Shortly after her fortieth birthday, the first ever female Fields Medal laureate tragically lost her fight against cancer. She leaves a lasting mathematical legacy as well as her husband and six-year old daughter. The EMS expressed its condolences to her family and colleagues. An obituary appears in the latest edition of the EMS Newsletter: http://www.ems-ph.org/journals/newsletter/pdf/2017-09-105.pdf

EMS e-news 20, September 2016

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- ECM7

The 7th European Congress of Mathematics convened in Berlin, July 18-22. The programme offered a rich menu of plenary and invited talks, minisymposia, and other presentations, including the Hirzebruch and Abel lectures. There were also lectures for students, lectures on mathematical history, accompanied by an exciting social programme.

 

EMS e-News 17, November 2015

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The EMS’s 25th anniversary

The society celebrated its 25th birthday at a one day meeting on October 22, 2015, in the Institut Henri Poincaré in Paris. The programme included lectures by Hendrik Lenstra, Laure Saint-Raymond, Lászlo Lóvász and Andrew Stuart, as well as panel discussion with Peter Bühlmann, Maria Esteban, Ari Laptev and Roberto Natalini, moderated by Jean-Pierre Bourguignon. This was followed by a reception at the Town Hall of Paris’s 5th district, the Latin Quarter.

EMS e-News 16, September 2015

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The EMS anniversary

Preparations proceed for the one day meeting on October 22, 2015, at the Institut Henri Poincaré in Paris, where the EMS will celebrate its 25th birthday. The programme will include lectures by Hendrik Lenstra, Laure Saint-Raymond, László Lovász and Andrew Stuart, as well as a panel discussion with Peter Bühlmann, Maria Esteban, Ari Laptev and Roberto Natalini, moderated by Jean-Pierre Bourguignon.

 

Bids for the 8th ECM

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