Join UUCF member Paul Bailey as he tells us the history of UU mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck of Cleveland, Ohio. She recently won the 2019 Abel Prize, often referred to as “Math’s Nobel Prize”. Norway’s King Harald bestowed the award to her at a ceremony in Oslo on May 21, 2019. Uhlenbeck is the first woman to earn this distinction from the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.
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