Mathematician; internationally recognized for his outstanding advances in unifying the mathematical fields of algebra and analysis

Greatest classical geometer of the 20th century

Established the Fields medal, the "Nobel Prize" of mathematics.

Electrical Engineer: Pioneered work in optical fibre communications

First woman to earn Doctorate in Mathematics from Canadian university.

Applied the theory of Kolmogorov complexity

One of the main originators of conflict theory, game theory, and peace research

Breakthroughs in fields of computer vision, artificial life and computer graphics

Discoverer of Tutte’s Theorem