https://ww3.math.ucla.edu/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/TerenceTaohighresolutionphoto1-1-scaled.jpg 1707 2560 Zenith Farin https://ww3.math.ucla.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Uxd_Wht_Mathematics_A-300x78.png Zenith Farin2022-09-19 14:34:002022-11-16 14:36:12Professor Terence Tao wins Global Australian of the Year award
Professor Terence Tao has been named Global Australian of the Year by Advance.org — a federally funded organization that highlights the work of Australian high achievers.
“Despite routinely being dubbed the ‘Mozart of maths’ in media articles, the 47-year-old speaks of his accomplishments with deep modesty, almost diffidence — but they are undeniable, nonetheless.
If he has a pool room to store his gongs, it would now be overflowing. In addition to dozens of honours including the Fields Medal (the so-called maths Nobel prize), Professor Tao has just been named the Global Australian of the Year.”
View the full ABC news article here.