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Abel Prize

Abel Prize:

Luis Caffarelli has won the 2023 Abel Prize for his contributions to regularity theory for nonlinear partial differential equations, including free-boundary problems and the Monge-Ampère equation.

  • The Abel Prize is a prestigious award in mathematics that recognizes pioneering scientific achievements in mathematics.
  • It is named after Norwegian mathematician Niels Henrik Abel.
  • The Norwegian Parliament established the prize in 2002, and it includes a monetary award of 7.5 million kroner (approximately $720,000) and a glass plaque.
  • It is awarded by the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters on behalf of the Ministry of Education of Norway.