Ben Green wins the Sylvester medal of the Royal Society

5th August 2014

Ben Green

Ben Green, Waynflete Professor of Pure Mathematics and Professorial Fellow at Magdalen, has been awarded the Sylvester Medal of the Royal Society. The citation for the award states: “for his famous result on primes in arithmetic progression, and his subsequent proofs of a number of spectacular theorems over the last five to ten years”. More details can be found here: