Yakov Grigorevich Sinai (Russian: Я́ков Григо́рьевич Сина́й; born September 21, 1935) is a Russian American mathematician. He is best known for his work on dynamical systems. He has also worked on mathematical physics and probability theory. He won the Wolf Prize in 1996 and the Abel Prize in 2014 for his mathematical work.
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- Ball, Philip (March 26, 2014). "Chaos-theory pioneer nabs Abel Prize". Nature. Retrieved April 2, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Yakov Grigorevich Sinai". School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences, University of St Andrews. Retrieved April 2, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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- Yakov Sinai at the Mathematics Genealogy Project