John Torrence Tate Jr.
March 13, 1925
|Alma mater||Harvard University (A.B., 1946)|
Princeton University (Ph.D., 1950)
|Known for||Tate conjecture|
|Awards||Abel Prize (2010)|
Wolf Prize (2002/03)
Steele Prize (1995)
Cole Prize in Number Theory (1956)
|Institutions||Princeton University (1950–1953)|
Columbia University (1953–1954)
Harvard University (1954–1990)
University of Texas at Austin (1990–2009)
|Doctoral advisor||Emil Artin|
|Doctoral students||V. Kumar Murty|
William C. Waterhouse
Kenneth Alan Ribet
Joseph H. Silverman
|Influenced||John H. Coates|
John Torrence Tate Jr. (born March 13, 1925) is an American mathematician. He is known for his works in algebraic number theory, arithmetic geometry and related areas in algebraic geometry. He is professor emeritus at Harvard University. He was awarded the Abel Prize in 2010.
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- Anne Marie Astad (ed.). "The Abel Prize". The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters.
- Ralph K.M. Haurwitz (March 24, 2010). "Retired UT mathematician wins prestigious Abel Prize". Statesman.com. Archived from the original on March 26, 2010.
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