Hiraku Nakajima

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Hiraku Nakajima
Born (1962-11-30) November 30, 1962 (age 56)
Nationality Japan
Alma materUniversity of Tokyo
AwardsGeometry Prize (1997)
Cole Prize (2003)
Scientific career
InstitutionsKyoto University
Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Hiraku Nakajima (Japanese: 中島 啓 Nakajima Hiraku; born November 30, 1962) is a Japanese mathematician, and a professor of the Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe at the University of Tokyo.

He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo in 1991. In 2002 he was plenary speaker at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Beijing. He won the 2003 Cole Prize in algebra for his work on representation theory and geometry. He proved Nekrasov's conjecture.


Awards and Prizes[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Nakajima's homepage
  • "2003 Cole Prize in Algebra" (PDF), Notices of the American Mathematical Society, 50 (4): 468–469, 2003