The Royal Dutch Mathematical Society (KWG) has awarded the Brouwer medal 2017 to the American mathematician Kenneth A. Ribet, professor at the University of California, Berkeley.
During the Dutch Mathematical Congress on April 11, 2017, Ken Ribet will deliver the Brouwer lecture, aimed at a general mathematical audience, after which he will receive the Brouwer medal. More ...
Always wanted to know the academic descendants of the influential Dutch mathematician and philosopher L.E.J. Brouwer? As one of the activities during the Brouwer year 2016 KWG has put the mathematics genealogy of Brouwer on the website. A two-meter wide poster will be on display at the symposium "L.E.J. Brouwer, fifty years later" at the Science Park in Amsterdam on December 9, 2016.
Het Wintersymposium 2017 wordt gehouden op zaterdag 14 januari. Het onderwerp is "Raakvlakken tussen wiskunde en informatica". Locatie: Academiegebouw Utrecht.