Ngo Bao Chau is a mathematician who is best known for his proof of the Fundamental Lemma, an intricate problem in number theory. He has been awarded with the Fields Medal in 2010, which is generally regarded as the highest distinction in mathematics. He teaches in the University of Chicago and also serves as the scientific director of the Vietnam Institute for Advanced Study in Mathematics. He is an editor of Inventiones Mathematicae, one of the best mathematical journal.
In his spare time, Châu is a blogger. In his blog...
Opening: 21.08.2013 @6pm
Location: University of Social Sciences and Humanity
10-12 Dinh Tien Hoang Street
Ho Chi Minh City
‘Encounter’ is a 3-year cultural lecture series initiated by San Art and presented in partnership with the Tri Viet Centre for Social and Educational Research in Ho Chi Minh City. ‘Encounter’ forms part of a larger artistic program called ‘Conscious Realities’ that is sponsored by a Network Partnership between the Prince Claus Fund and Sàn Art.
‘Encounter’ will showcase 8 internationally renowned creative thinkers, from...