Jean-Pierre Serre

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Jean-Pierre Serre
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Jean-Pierre Serre at Oberwolfach in 2009
Born (1926-09-15) 15 September 1926 (age 92)
ResidenceParis, France
NationalityFrench
Alma mater
Awards
Scientific career
FieldsMathematics
Institutions
Doctoral advisorHenri Cartan
Doctoral students

Jean-Pierre Serre (French: [sɛʁ]; born 15 September 1926) is a French mathematician who has made contributions to algebraic topology, algebraic geometry, and algebraic number theory. He was awarded the Fields Medal in 1954 and the first Abel Prize in 2003.

In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.[1]

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