NAKAJIMA Hiraku will be awarded the Japan Academy Prize
NAKAJIMA Hiraku will be awarded the Japan Academy Prize by the Japan Academy. NAKAJIMA Hiraku, a professor at the Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Kyoto University is recognized for his outstanding contributions to "Geometric Representation Theory and Mathematical Physics".
The Japan Academy Prize is one of the most prestigious academic awards in Japan. Former awardees in Mathematics in recent years are MOCHIZUKI Takuro; KATO Kazuya; FUKAYA Kenji; TODA Morikazu; IHARA Yasutaka; WATANABE Shinzo; JIMBO Michio; IITAKA Shigeru, MORI Shigefumi and KAWAMATA Yujiro; KASHIWARA Masaki.