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Clay Research Conference and Workshops

The 2017 Clay Research Conference will be held on 27 September; associated workshops will be held during the week 24-29 September:

Millennium Problems

In 1904 the French mathematician Henri Poincaré asked if the three dimensional sphere is characterized as the unique simply connected three manifold. This question, the Poincaré conjecture, was a special case of Thurston's geometrization conjecture. Perelman's proof tells us that every three manifold is built from a set of standard pieces, each with one of eight well-understood geometries.

News

July 15, 2017. It is with great sadness that we heard of the death earlier today of Maryam Mirzakhani.  Maryam was appointed to a Clay Research Fellowship in 2004 and was given a Clay Research...
CMI's 2016 Annual Report is available in the publications section.  It includes an interview with Mrs. Lavinia Clay as well as coverage of the Clay Research Conference, CMI workshops, and all...

Events

Sunday, June 25, 2017
Sunday, August 13, 2017
Monday, August 14, 2017
Monday, August 14, 2017