William Paul Thurston

1946 - 2012

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Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (9 books/articles)

A Quotation

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Obituary: AMS
  2. Obituary: NY Times

Honours awarded to Bill Thurston
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AMS Veblen Prize1976
Speaker at International Congress1978
Fields Medal1982
BMC plenary speaker1986
Hedrick lecturer1987
AMS Colloquium Lecturer1989


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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