Clay Mathematics Institute

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Call for Nominations

Call for Proposals

CMI invites proposals under the Enhancement and Partnership Program for fiscal year 2022-23 (1 October 2022 - 30 September 2023) and later.  The principal aim of the program is to enhance activities that are already planned and financially viable.  The next deadline for submission is 1 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.


The Clay Mathematics Institute extends its heartfelt congratulations to the winners of the 2022 Fields Medals, awarded by the IMU at a special ceremony in Helsinki on 5 July. Two of the four...
A Clay Research Award is made to Søren Galatius (Copenhagen) and Oscar Randal-Williams (Cambridge) for their profound contributions to the understanding of high dimensional manifolds and their...