# References for Grigori Yakovlevich Perelman

**Books:**

- M Gessen,
*Perfect Rigor: A Genius and the Mathematical Breakthrough of the Century* (New York, 2009).

**Articles:**

- 2006 Fields Medals awarded,
*Notices Amer. Math. Soc.* **53** (9) (2006), 1037-1044.
- L Bessières, G Besson and M Boileau, The proof of the Poincaré conjecture, according to Perelman, in
* The scientific legacy of Poincaré *(Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2010), 243-255.
- R Ezhil K, The man who refused the Fields Medal may also refuse a million dollars,
*Current Sci.* **98** (10) (2010), 1279-1280.
- A Jackson, Conjectures No More? Consensus Forming on the Proof of the Poincaré and Geometrization Conjectures,
*Notices Amer. Math. Soc. ***53** (8) (2006). 897-901.
- B Kleiner and J Lott, Notes on Perelman's papers,
*Geometry & Topology* **12** (5) (2008), 2587-2855.
- N Lobastova and M Hirst, World's top maths genius jobless and living with mother,
*The Daily Telegraph* (20 August 2006).
- J Lott, The work of Grigory Perelman,
*International Congress of Mathematicians* **I** (Eur. Math. Soc., Zürich, 2007), 66-76.
- D Mackenzie, Breakthrough of the year. The Poincaré Conjecture-Proved,
*Science* **314** (5807) (2006), 1848-1849.
- J Mullins, Prestigious Fields Medals for mathematics awarded,
*New Scientist* (22 August 2006).
- S Nasar and D Gruber, Manifold Destiny: A legendary problem and the battle over who solved it,
*The New Yorker* (21 August 2006).
- A Osborn, Russian maths genius may turn down $1m prize,
*The Daily Telegraph* (27 March 2010).
- D Overbye, An Elusive Proof and Its Elusive Prover,
*The New York Times* (15 August 2006).
- J A Paulos, He Conquered the Conjecture,
*The New York Review of Books* (23 December 2010).
- J Porti, 2006 Fields Medal: Grigori Perelman (Catalan),
*SCM Not. No.* **23** (2007), 50-51.
- Press Release, 2006 Fields Medal: Grigori Perelman.
- J Randerson, Meet the cleverest man in the world (who's going to say no to a $1m prize),
*The Guardian* (16 August 2006).
- S Robinson, Russian Reports He Has Solved a Celebrated Math Problem,
* The New York Times *(15 April 2003).
- A M Vershik, J Bourgain, H Kesten and N Reshetikhin, The mathematical work of the 2006 Fields medalists,
*Notices Amer. Math. Soc.* **54** (3) (2007), 388-404.