Jean Bourgain

Jean Bourgain , IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics at the Institute for Advanced Study, revered for the exceptional range, depth, and power of his mathematical work, passed away in Bonheiden, Belgium, on December 22 at the age of 64. Despite...
Jean Bourgain, IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics, revered for the exceptional range, depth, and power of his mathematical work, passed away in Bonheiden, Belgium, on December 22, at the age of 64. Bourgain joined the Institute's School of Mathematics as a...
Jean Bourgain , IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics, will receive the 2018 Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement from the American Mathematical Society for the breadth of his contributions made in the advancement of mathematics. Bourgain is a...
Grand ideas have a way of turning up in unusual settings, far from an office or a chalkboard. Months ago, Quanta Magazine set out to photograph some of the world’s most accomplished scientists and mathematicians, including Subhash Khot , former Member in...
In this video from the 2017 Breakthrough Prize Symposium, Jean Bourgain , IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics and 2017 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics Laureate, discusses unity in mathematics through an explanation of the progress made in the fields of differential...
Jean Bourgain, IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics, sat down with National Geographic after winning the 2017 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics. Watch the interview here .
Jean Bourgain , IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics , has received the 2017 Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics , for “multiple transformative contributions to analysis, combinatorics, partial differential equations, high-dimensional geometry, and number theory.” A member of the Institute...
The biggest prize payday in science came around again Sunday evening when the Breakthrough Foundation handed out more than $25 million in its annual prizes to more than a thousand physicists, life scientists and mathematicians. Jean Bourgain , IBM von Neumann Professor in...
Jean Bourgain
Jean Bourgain , IBM von Neumann Professor in the School of Mathematics, was awarded the 2016 Antonio Feltrinelli International Prize for Mathematics by the Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei . Additionally, Bruno Coppi , former Member in the School of Natural Sciences,...