Life versus mathematics: lecture by Caucher Birkar FRS

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 21st Jan 2020

 Free

Originally from Kurdistan province, Iran, Professor Caucher Birkar FRS will speak about his life and his journey to becoming one of the world’s leading mathematicians, as well as the role of maths in people’s lives. Professor Birkar won the 2018 Fields Medal.

The lecture will be of interest to anyone interested in maths, human rights and the experiences of scientists who have sought refuge in the UK.

Interesting artefacts and stories from other scientists who have sought refuge in the UK will also be on display, reflecting the huge and varied contributions that this group have made to science and society in the UK. Join us after the event for refreshments.


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This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 21st Jan 2020

 Free

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2020-01-21 2020-01-21 Europe/London Life versus mathematics: lecture by Caucher Birkar FRS Originally from Kurdistan province, Iran, Professor Caucher Birkar FRS will speak about his life and his journey to becoming one of the world’s leading mathematicians https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2020/01/21/life-versus-mathematics-lecture-by-caucher-birkar-frs-223128 The Royal Society,6-9 Carlton House Terrace,London,

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The Royal Society,

6-9 Carlton House Terrace,
London,
UKSW1Y 5AG

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