The Abel Committee

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters appoints the members of the Abel Committee, based on nominations from the International Mathematical Union and the European Mathematical Society.

The Abel Committee consists of five outstanding research scientists in the field of mathematics. Both Norwegian and non-Norwegian citizens may be members of the committee. The members of the Abel Committee are appointed for a period of two years and may be reappointed once.

The Abel Committee shall:
- Review the nominated candidates for the Abel Prize
- Submit a recommendation to the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

Relevant documents:

The Abel Committee 2023/2024:

Helge Holden
Institutt for matematiske fag (Leder)
Alice Guionnet
CNRS, Lyon
Jun-Muk Hwang
Jun-Muk Hwang
IBS, Daejeon, South Korea
Martin Hairer - Credit Imperial College London
Martin Hairer
EPFL, Lusanne
Imperial College, London
Ursula Hamenstädt
Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Germany