# Brouwer Medal

The **Brouwer Medal** is a triennial award presented by the Royal Dutch Mathematical Society and the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences. The Brouwer Metal gets its name from Dutch mathematician, L. E. J. Brouwer and is The Netherlands’ most prestigious award in mathematics.^{[1]}

### Brouwer Medal Intro articles: 3

## Recipients

- 1970 René Thom
- 1973 Abraham Robinson
- 1978 Armand Borel
- 1981 Harry Kesten
- 1984 Jürgen Moser
- 1987 Yuri I. Manin
- 1990 W. M. Wonham
- 1993 László Lovász
- 1996 Wolfgang Hackbusch
- 1999 George Lusztig
- 2002 Michael Aizenman
- 2005 Lucien Birgé
- 2008 Phillip Griffiths
- 2011 Kim Plofker
- 2014 John N. Mather
- 2017 Ken Ribet
^{[2]} - 2020 David Aldous
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## References

**^**"The Brouwer Lecture and the Brouwer Medal". Utwente.nl. 2014-02-02. Retrieved 2014-04-25.**^**"2017 Brouwer Medal to Kenneth Ribet". European Mathematical Society. 2 March 2017. Retrieved 4 August 2020.**^**"NMC 2020 - Brouwerjaar!". Koninklijk Wiskundig Genootschap. 3 July 2019. Retrieved 21 March 2021.