Maryam Mirzakhani (1977–2017)

  title={Maryam Mirzakhani (1977–2017)},
  author={A. Wright},
  pages={758 - 758}
  • A. Wright
  • Published 25 August 2017
  • Medicine
  • Science
A profound thinker on the mathematics of abstract surfaces On 14 July, Maryam Mirzakhani, a luminary in pure mathematics, died of cancer at the age of 40. Her achievements had been most recently honored in 2014 by the Fields Medal, the most prestigious award in mathematics. 

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