Mathematics in mourning

AMSI sends condolences to the family and friends of William P. Thurston, who passed away on Tuesday 21 August.

 

AMSI sends condolences to the family and friends of William P. Thurston, Professor of Mathematics at Cornell, who passed away on Tuesday 21 August.

 

Dr Thurston loved the inner beauty of mathematics. The discipline has suffered a great loss.

To read about some of Dr Thurston's accomplishments over his successful career please visit The New York Times website.