Maryam Mirzakhani Newshttp://snewsi.comChoose Your Newshttp://i.snewsi.com/apple-touch-icon-72-precomposed.pngsnewsi.comhttp://snewsi.comMaryam Mirzakhanihttp://snewsi.com/id/17359259698/Maryam-MirzakhaniThu, 24 Aug 2017 16:12:03 -0400Science Magazine - On 14 July, Maryam Mirzakhani, a luminary in pure mathematics, died of cancer at the age of 40. Her achievements had been most recently honored in 2014 by the Fields Medal, the most prestigious award in mathematics.]]>Essay: With Snowflakes and Unicorns, Marina Ratner and Maryam Mirzakhani Explored a Universe in Motionhttp://snewsi.com/id/17358263424/Essay-With-Snowflakes-and-Unicorns-Marina-Ratner-and-Maryam-Mirzakhani-Explored-a-Universe-in-MotionMon, 07 Aug 2017 15:57:38 -0400New York Times - The legacies and achievements of two great mathematicians will dazzle and intrigue scholars for decades.]]>Maryam Mirzakhani, A Candle Illuminating The Dark (Synopsis) [Starts With A Bang]http://snewsi.com/id/17357962052/Maryam-Mirzakhani-A-Candle-Illuminating-The-Dark-(Synopsis)-[Starts-With-A-Bang]Tue, 01 Aug 2017 10:00:21 -0400ScienceBlogs - "I think it's rarely about what you actually learn in class. It's mostly about things that you stay motivated to go and continue to do on your own." -Maryam Mirzakhani, on success in mathematics Only a few weeks ago, pioneering mathematician and the first (and only) woman to win the Fields Medal, Maryam Mirzakhani, tragically?]]>Maryam Mirzakhani, A Candle Illuminating The Dark (Synopsis)http://snewsi.com/id/17357924213/Maryam-Mirzakhani-A-Candle-Illuminating-The-Dark-(Synopsis)Tue, 01 Aug 2017 10:00:20 -0400ScienceBlogs - "I think it's rarely about what you actually learn in class. It's mostly about things that you stay motivated to go and continue to do on your own." -Maryam Mirzakhani, on success in mathematics Only a few weeks ago, pioneering mathematician and the first (and only) woman to win the Fields Medal, Maryam Mirzakhani, tragically?]]>Maryam Mirzakhani, A Candle Illuminating The Darkhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357908611/Maryam-Mirzakhani-A-Candle-Illuminating-The-DarkTue, 01 Aug 2017 10:00:00 -0400Forbes - One of the most brilliant mathematical minds, the first woman to win the Fields Medal, tragically succumbed to cancer last month. The light from her life, however, will shine on forever.]]>Unsung in the Muslim worldhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357826445/Unsung-in-the-Muslim-worldSun, 30 Jul 2017 22:01:05 -0400DAWN - With the death of mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani, a light in the Muslim world has been extinguished.]]>The world has lost a great artist in mathematician Maryam Mirzakhanihttp://snewsi.com/id/17357770597/The-world-has-lost-a-great-artist-in-mathematician-Maryam-MirzakhaniSat, 29 Jul 2017 03:00:44 -0400The Guardian - She was the only woman to have won the Fields medal, maths' equivalent of the Nobel prize]]>Why Iranian math genius Maryam Mirzakhani can be an inspiration for Pakistani womenhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357570084/Why-Iranian-math-genius-Maryam-Mirzakhani-can-be-an-inspiration-for-Pakistani-womenWed, 26 Jul 2017 07:14:03 -0400DAWN - An immigrant woman of colour, she defied stereotypes by becoming a great scientist, and outdid her male colleagues.]]>Why Fields Medalist Maryam Mirzakhani can be an example for Pakistani womenhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357560102/Why-Fields-Medalist-Maryam-Mirzakhani-can-be-an-example-for-Pakistani-womenWed, 26 Jul 2017 01:14:02 -0400DAWN - An immigrant woman of colour, she defied stereotypes by becoming a great scientist, and outdid her male colleagues.]]>Iran honors renowned mathematician Mirzakhanihttp://snewsi.com/id/17357403641/Iran-honors-renowned-mathematician-MirzakhaniSun, 23 Jul 2017 08:31:27 -0400PressTV - Iran's capital Tehran has hosted a ceremony to commemorate the late renowned mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani.]]>Who was Maryam Mirzakhani?http://snewsi.com/id/17357372074/Who-was-Maryam-MirzakhaniSat, 22 Jul 2017 09:35:18 -0400The Hindu - 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 awarded t]]>Travel Ban Would Have Blocked World-Renowned Mathematicianhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357322148/Travel-Ban-Would-Have-Blocked-World-Renowned-MathematicianFri, 21 Jul 2017 11:51:00 -0400Forbes - The Trump administration's travel ban may stop the next Maryam Mirzakhani from coming to America.]]>Iranian-Born Stanford Professor Was First Woman to Win Math's Fields Medalhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357321196/Iranian-Born-Stanford-Professor-Was-First-Woman-to-Win-Maths-Fields-MedalFri, 21 Jul 2017 10:30:00 -0400Wall Street Journal - Maryam Mirzakhani, a Stanford University professor born in Iran, explored mathematical ideas by doodling on large sheets of paper. She became the first woman to win the Fields Medal, considered the Nobel Prize of mathematics.]]>Trump can't stop being himselfhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357267837/Trump-cant-stop-being-himselfThu, 20 Jul 2017 15:13:32 -0400Baltimore Sun - In the same week we found another reason to admire Amelia Earhart as a feminist icon and were reminded of Maryam Mirzakhani's brilliance, Trump reduced France's first lady to racehorse status.]]>Maryam Mirzakhani, quantum teleportation and the Great Red Spothttp://snewsi.com/id/17357171417/Maryam-Mirzakhani-quantum-teleportation-and-the-Great-Red-SpotWed, 19 Jul 2017 08:18:19 -0400Nature - The week in science: 14?20 July 2017.]]>Maryam Mirzakhani's success showed us the challenges women in maths facehttp://snewsi.com/id/17357153929/Maryam-Mirzakhanis-success-showed-us-the-challenges-women-in-maths-faceTue, 18 Jul 2017 23:10:03 -0400India Business Standard - Read more about Maryam Mirzakhani's success showed us the challenges women in maths face on Business Standard. For centuries, it was socially unacceptable for women to study mathematics at the highest levels]]>Mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani Has Died, but She Will Continue to Inspire Women of Color in STEMhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357133647/Mathematician-Maryam-Mirzakhani-Has-Died-but-She-Will-Continue-to-Inspire-Women-of-Color-in-STEMTue, 18 Jul 2017 16:43:33 -0400Slate - She made history as the first female on Iran's national team in the International Math Olympiad, and as the first woman to win the Fields Medal.]]>Maryam Mirzakhani, mathematicianÂ ? obituaryhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357116445/Maryam-Mirzakhani-mathematicianÂ —-obituaryTue, 18 Jul 2017 12:33:03 -0400London Telegraph - Maryam Mirzakhani, who has died of breast cancer aged 40, became, in 2014, the first woman ever to win the Fields Medal ? known as the "Nobel Prize of mathematics" ? in recognition of her contributions to the understanding of the symmetry of curved surfaces.]]>Maryam Mirzakhani: gifted mathematician and only female winner of Fields Medal, the 'maths Nobel prize'http://snewsi.com/id/17357103412/Maryam-Mirzakhani-gifted-mathematician-and-only-female-winner-of-Fields-Medal-the-maths-Nobel-prizeTue, 18 Jul 2017 08:40:00 -0400The Independent - Her doctoral thesis was of such brilliance that it solved two longstanding mathematical problems]]>Mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani was the only woman to win a prestigious Fields Medalhttp://snewsi.com/id/17357139245/Mathematician-Maryam-Mirzakhani-was-the-only-woman-to-win-a-prestigious-Fields-MedalTue, 18 Jul 2017 06:02:06 -0400Globe and Mail - She won the honour for work on the interplay of dynamics and geometry ? in some ways, a more complicated version of billiards]]>