The television interview with Abel Laureate John Milnor that was broadcasted on Norwegian television in June is now available on the Abel Prize multimedia page. John Milnor received the Abel Prize «for pioneering discoveries in topology, geometry and algebra» to quote the Abel Committee. King Harald presented the Abel Prize to John Milnor at the award ceremony in Oslo, Norway on 24 May. Before the interview there is a short presentation of the award ceremony. John Milnor is interviewed by Martin Raussen and Christian Skau.
The Abel Prize that carries a cash award of NOK 6 million (about EUR 765,000, USD 1 million), is awarded for outstanding scientific work in the field of mathematics.
The video is produced by Intermedia, University of Oslo
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