Maths 'genius' Maryam Mirzakhani dies, aged 40

Maryam Mirzakhani, the Stanford University professor who in 2014 became the first and to date only woman to win the mathematics equivalent of the Nobel Prize, died Friday after a long battle with breast cancer, BBC News, the New York Times and other media outlets have reported. Born in Tehran, Iran in May 1977, Mirzakhani […] The post Maryam Mirzakhani, only woman to win Math’s top prize, has died appeared first on Redorbit.

Maths 'genius' Maryam Mirzakhani dies, aged 40

Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who was the first woman to win the coveted Fields Medal, has died in a US hospital after a battle with cancer. She was 40.

Sat 15 Jul 17 from Phys.org

Maryam Mirzakhani, first woman to win maths' Fields Medal, dies

Acclaimed Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani dies of breast cancer aged 40.

Sat 15 Jul 17 from BBC News

Maryam Mirzakhani, Fields Medal Winner, Dies at Age 40

NewsStanford mathematics Professor Maryam Mirzakhani, the first and to-date only female winner of the Fields Medal since its inception in 1936, died Friday, July 14, after a long battle with ...

Mon 17 Jul 17 from Laboratory Equipment

Who was Maryam Mirzakhani?

In 2014, Maryam Mirzakhani, then 37-years-old, a mathematician working at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal since its inception in 1936. The Fields Medal is ...

Sat 22 Jul 17 from The Hindu

Maryam Mirzakhani, only woman to win Math’s top prize, has died

Maryam Mirzakhani, the Stanford University professor who in 2014 became the first and to date only woman to win the mathematics equivalent of the Nobel Prize, died Friday after a long battle ...

Mon 17 Jul 17 from RedOrbit

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