Past Member

Lars Valerian Ahlfors

Affiliation
Mathematics

From the International Mathematical Congresses:

[Lars Ahlfors was] awarded [the] medal for research on covering surfaces related to Riemann surfaces of inverse functions of entire and meromorphic functions. [This] opened up a new fields of analysis.

Fields Medalist, 1936

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Mathematics
9/19661/1967
Member
  • Mathematics
9/19621/1963
Degrees
Univ of Helsinki Ph.D., 1930
Honors
ScD London Univ 1978
PhD(hc) Univ of Zürich 1977
Fields Medal 1936
LLD(hc) Boston College
NAS
PhD(hc) Åbo Akademi, Finland