John Milnor: Abel Prize 2011. Photo: Knut Falch

2011: John Milnor

Stony Brook University, USA
"for pioneering discoveries in topology, geometry and algebra."


The Abel Prize interview

John Milnor interviewed by the two mathematicians Christian Skau and Martin Raussen.

The Abel Prize announcement

The Abel Prize is announced by the President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.

HLF Portraits: John Milnor

The interview was made by The Heidelberg Laureate Forum Foundation.

John Milnor: Spheres

John Milnors Abel Prize lecture. Programme available in the YouTube description.

A short presentation of Milnors work

A presentation by Timothy Gowers; a clip from the Abel Prize announcement.