## Fields medal 2010

The Fields Medals have been announced today. The four winners are: Elon Lindenstrauss (for analytic work with applications to number theory) NgÃ´ Báº£o ChÃ¢u (for analytic work with applications to number theory) Stanislav Smirnov (for theoretical work in statistical physics) Cedric Villani (for theoretical work in statistical physics). Lindenstrauss made far-reaching advances in ergodic theory …