Video: The 2014 Abel Prize annoucement

The name of the 2014 Abel Laureate was announced by the President of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, Nils Chr. Stenseth.The chair of the Abel Committee, Ragni Piene, gave the reasons for the awarding of the prize. The internationally renowned mathematician Jordan Ellenberg gave a popular science presentation of the prize winner's work.

The announcement was streamed live  March 26 at:
11 GMT       |        12:00 noon Norwegian time

Det Norske Videnskaps-Akademi
Drammensveien 78
N-0271 Oslo
Telefon: +47 22 84 15 00
Nettredaktør: Eirik Furu Baardsen
Design og teknisk løsning: Ravn Webveveriet AS
The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
Drammensveien 78
N-0271 Oslo, Norway
Telephone: + 47 22 84 15 00
Web editor: Eirik Furu Baardsen
Design and technical solutions: Ravn Webveveriet AS