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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... [Read More]
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The legacies and achievements of two great mathematicians will dazzle and intrigue scholars for decades. [Read More]
"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... [Read More]
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"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... [Read More]
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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... [Read More]
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With the death of mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani, a light in the Muslim world has been extinguished. [Read More]
She was the only woman to have won the Fields medal, maths' equivalent of the Nobel prize... [Read More]
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An immigrant woman of colour, she defied stereotypes by becoming a great scientist, and outdid her male colleagues. [Read More]
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An immigrant woman of colour, she defied stereotypes by becoming a great scientist, and outdid her male colleagues. [Read More]
Iran's capital Tehran has hosted a ceremony to commemorate the late renowned mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani. [Read More]
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... [Read More]
The Trump administration's travel ban may stop the next Maryam Mirzakhani from coming to America. [Read More]
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... [Read More]
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... [Read More]
The week in science: 14—20 July 2017. [Read More]
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... [Read More]
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... [Read More]
Maryam Mirzakhani, who has died of breast cancer aged 40, became, in 2014, the first woman ever to win the Fields Medal – known as... [Read More]
Her doctoral thesis was of such brilliance that it solved two longstanding mathematical problems... [Read More]
She won the honour for work on the interplay of dynamics and geometry – in some ways, a more complicated version of billiards... [Read More]
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