## IMU Rolf Nevanlinna Prize

The International Mathematical Union awards the

**Rolf Nevanlinna Prize**once every 4 years at the International Congress of Mathematicians. It is awarded for:-

*... outstanding contributions in Mathematical Aspects of Information Sciences including:*

*All mathematical aspects of computer science, including complexity theory, logic of programming languages, analysis of algorithms, cryptography, computer vision, pattern recognition, information processing and modelling of intelligence.*

*Scientific computing and numerical analysis. Computational aspects of optimization and control theory. Computer algebra.*

The prize is financed by the University of Helsinki. The recipient must be under 40 years of age.

**1982**Robert Tarjan

**1986**Leslie Valiant

**1990**A A Razborov

**1994**Avi Wigderson

**1998**Peter W Shor

**2002**Madhu Sudan

**2006**Jon Kleinberg

**2010**Daniel Spielman

**2014**Subhash Khot

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Nevanlinna Prize

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Emmy Noether Lecture

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