Gauss Lectureship

The Gauss Lectureship (Gauß-Vorlesung) is an annually awarded mathematical distinction, named in honor of Carl Friedrich Gauss. It was established in 2001 by the German Mathematical Society with a series of lectures for a broad audience.

Each Gauss Lecture is paired with another presentation on the history of mathematics.

Gauss LecturersEdit

Year Gauss Lecturer
2001 Gerhard Huisken
2002 Ralph Erskine [de]
2003 Thomas Sonar [de]
Karl Sigmund
2004 Isadore Singer
2005 Rupert Klein [de]
Günter M. Ziegler
2006 Stefan Müller
Penelope Maddy
2007 Don Zagier
Willi Jäger
2008 John Morgan
Bernold Fiedler
2009 Felix Otto
Hendrik Lenstra
2010 Walter Schachermayer [de]
E. Brian Davies
2011 Michael Struwe
Wolfgang Dahmen
2012 Friedrich Götze
Matthias Kreck
2013 Ben Green
Jürgen Richter-Gebert [de]
2014 Robert Ghrist
2015 Martin J. Gander [de][1]
Volker Mehrmann[2]
Ingrid Daubechies[3][4]
2016 Nicolas Monod[5][6]
2017 Helmut Pottmann [de]
Werner Ballmann
Cedric Villani
2018 Katrin Wendland
Caroline Lasser [de]
2019 Laszlo Szekelyhidi [de]
Michael J. Hopkins
2020 Ulrike Tillmann

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Martin J. Gander, Volker Mehrmann: Öffentliche Gauß-Vorlesung 2015". Stuttgart University. Retrieved 9 November 2015.
  2. ^ "Gauß-Vorlesung in Stuttgart". Stuttgarter Zeitung. Retrieved 9 November 2015.
  3. ^ "An der Schnittstelle zwischen Kunst und Mathematik". University Muenster. Retrieved 9 November 2015.
  4. ^ "Gauß-Vorlesung: An der Schnittstelle zwischen Kunst und Mathematik". myScience. Archived from the original on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 9 November 2015.
  5. ^ "Gauß-Vorlesung - TU Dresden". TU Dresden. Retrieved 1 June 2016.
  6. ^ "Gauß-Vorlesung". DMV. Retrieved 1 June 2016.

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