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Rigorous trivialities is a web log about mathematics, but especially geometry, broadly construed. Contributors will be Charles Siegel, Jim Stankewicz and occasionally Matt Deland. Charles specializes in algebraic geometry, topology and mathematical physics. Jim specializes in arithmetic algebraic geometry. Matt has transitioned from algebraic geometry to work in industry.

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# Monthly Archives: August 2010

## Fields Medals 2010

The Fields Medals have been announced! The winners are Elon Lindenstrauss, Ngô Bảo Châu, Stanislav Smirnov and Cedric Villani. Of them, the only one I was really aware of was Ngô Bảo Châu, as I’d been reading a lot of … Continue reading

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