Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×
Math The Almighty Buck

Grigory Perelman Turns Down $1M Millennium Prize 226 226

Kleiba writes "After turning down the prestigious Field Medal in 2006 for his contributions to mathematics, the reclusive Russian mathematician Grigory Perelman announced yesterday that he is rejecting a $1 million Millennium Prize from the Clay Mathematics Institute for solving the Poincare conjecture."
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Grigory Perelman Turns Down $1M Millennium Prize

Comments Filter:

Work expands to fill the time available. -- Cyril Northcote Parkinson, "The Economist", 1955

Working...