## Tags » Grigori Perelman

#### The Millennium Prize Problems

In order to celebrate mathematics in the new millennium, The Clay Mathematics Institute of Cambridge, Massachusetts (CMI) established seven *Prize Problems*. The Prizes were conceived to record some of the most difficult problems with which mathematicians were grappling at the turn of the second millennium; to elevate in the consciousness of the general public the fact that in mathematics, the frontier is still open and abounds in important unsolved problems; to emphasize the importance of working towards a solution of the deepest, most difficult problems; and to recognize achievement in mathematics of historical magnitude. 510 more words

#### The Poincare Conjecture and Grigori Perelman

**The Poincare Conjecture and Grigori Perelman**

In 2006 the Russian mathematician Grigori Perelman was awarded the mathematical equivalent of the mathematical Nobel prize (the Fields Medal). 399 more words

**Saints of Our Age – Grigori Perelman – An Intellectual Wonder**

**By: Imran Khan Sahir**

**What if you were offered the highest and most prestigious award in your field of work?** 1,023 more words

#### “Because it's there” - the philosophy of progress.

In early 1940’s George Mallory, an English mountaineer, attempted to concur Mt. Everest. On a press conference before the climb, he was asked by a skeptical reported why did he want to climb Everest. 396 more words

#### আমাদের সময়ের শ্রেষ্ঠ গণিতবিদ

নামকরা কয়টা বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়ের নাম বলতে পারবেন আপনি? ওকে আমি বলে দিচ্ছি , MIT, CalTech, Berkeley, Princeton, Harvard, Stanford এই নাম গুলাই তো আসতো, তাই না? 49 more words

#### Perelman Pencils: Nerdy Design Tribute

Artist Jules Julian teamed up with designers Alan Temiraev & Volodenka Zotov to create an awesome looking pencil set box. The 8 graphite pencils come together as a portrait of Russian Mathematician Grigori Perelman. 20 more words