References for Grigori Yakovlevich Perelman

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  1. M Gessen, Perfect Rigor: A Genius and the Mathematical Breakthrough of the Century (New York, 2009).


  1. 2006 Fields Medals awarded, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 53 (9) (2006), 1037-1044.
  2. L Bessières, G Besson and M Boileau, The proof of the Poincaré conjecture, according to Perelman, in The scientific legacy of Poincaré (Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2010), 243-255.
  3. R Ezhil K, The man who refused the Fields Medal may also refuse a million dollars, Current Sci. 98 (10) (2010), 1279-1280.
  4. A Jackson, Conjectures No More? Consensus Forming on the Proof of the Poincaré and Geometrization Conjectures, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 53 (8) (2006). 897-901.
  5. B Kleiner and J Lott, Notes on Perelman's papers, Geometry & Topology 12 (5) (2008), 2587-2855.
  6. N Lobastova and M Hirst, World's top maths genius jobless and living with mother, The Daily Telegraph (20 August 2006).
  7. J Lott, The work of Grigory Perelman, International Congress of Mathematicians I (Eur. Math. Soc., Zürich, 2007), 66-76.
  8. D Mackenzie, Breakthrough of the year. The Poincaré Conjecture-Proved, Science 314 (5807) (2006), 1848-1849.
  9. J Mullins, Prestigious Fields Medals for mathematics awarded, New Scientist (22 August 2006).
  10. S Nasar and D Gruber, Manifold Destiny: A legendary problem and the battle over who solved it, The New Yorker (21 August 2006).
  11. A Osborn, Russian maths genius may turn down $1m prize, The Daily Telegraph (27 March 2010).
  12. D Overbye, An Elusive Proof and Its Elusive Prover, The New York Times (15 August 2006).
  13. J A Paulos, He Conquered the Conjecture, The New York Review of Books (23 December 2010).
  14. J Porti, 2006 Fields Medal: Grigori Perelman (Catalan), SCM Not. No. 23 (2007), 50-51.
  15. Press Release, 2006 Fields Medal: Grigori Perelman.
  16. J Randerson, Meet the cleverest man in the world (who's going to say no to a $1m prize), The Guardian (16 August 2006).
  17. S Robinson, Russian Reports He Has Solved a Celebrated Math Problem, The New York Times (15 April 2003).
  18. A M Vershik, J Bourgain, H Kesten and N Reshetikhin, The mathematical work of the 2006 Fields medalists, Notices Amer. Math. Soc. 54 (3) (2007), 388-404.

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