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Timothy Gowers
Sir William Timothy Gowers, FRS (born 20 November 1963) is a British mathematician. He is a Royal Society Research Professor at the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics at the University of Cambridge, where he also holds the Rouse Ball chair, and is a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. In 1998 he received the Fields Medal for research connecting the fields of functional analysis and combinatorics.
Timothy Gowers: On The Importance of Mathematics
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Speaking to a group of the best mathematicians in the world, Timothy Gowers talks about the applications of their work and the connections it has to other aspects of life.
Timothy Gowers: On Exploring Mathematical Sets
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Professor Timothy Gowers (University of Cambridge) speaking at the LMS/EMS Anniversary Mathematical Weekend at Birmingham University The talk spans a number of topics as he plays with mathematical concepts.