Special Collection Of Fields Medalists In TheLibrary Of TSIMF

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The Fields Medal, officially known as International Medal for Outstanding Discoveries in Mathematics, is a prize awarded to mathematicians under the age of 40 years at each International Congress of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) every four years to recognize outstanding mathematical achievement for existing work and for the promise of future achievement. Since 1936, 56 mathematicians have won the Fields Medal. 

In order to give readers a better understanding of thecontributions made by the Fields Medalists, the library of Tsinghua SanyaInternational Mathematics Forum (TSIMF) instituted the Special Collection ofFields Medalists as permanent collection of the library to serve themathematical researchers and readers.

So far, there are 210 books from 43 authors in theSpecial Collection of Fields Medalists of TSIMF library. They are on display inroom A220. The participants are welcome to visit.