Decease of Landon Clay, founder of the Clay Mathematics Institute

Landon Clay, Founder of the Clay Mathematics Institute has passed away on 29 July 2017, at the age of 91.

He was responsible for the creation of the Millennium Prize Problems, that offer a million dollars for the solution of seven problems, which serve as reference points that allow mathematicians and non-mathematicians to glimpse that the frontiers of mathematics are alive and that challenge each generation to do great things.