Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

The Fields Medal is awarded every four years by the International Mathematical Union to recognize outstanding mathematical achievement for existing work and for the promise of future achievement.

 

Fields Medal 
Awarded
NameSRF Year
1962 John Willard Milnor 1955
1966 Paul Joseph Cohen 1962
1966 Stephen Smale 1960
1970 Heisuke Hironaka 1962
1970 John Griggs Thompson 1961
1974 David Bryant Mumford 1962
1978 Charles L. Fefferman 1970
1978 Daniel G. Quillen 1967
1982 William P. Thurston 1974
1982 Shing-Tung Yau 1974
1986 Michael H. Freedman 1980
1990 Vaughn F. R. Jones 1983
1998 Curtis T. McMullen 1988
2002 Vladimir Voevodsky 1997
2006 Terence Tao 1999
2006 Andrei Okounkov 2000

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Daniel Goroff Bio

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