Hiraku Nakajima

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Hiraku Nakajima
Born (1962-11-30) November 30, 1962 (age 52)
Tokyo
Nationality  Japan
Fields Mathematics
Institutions Kyoto University
Research Institute for Mathematical Sciences
Alma mater University of Tokyo
Doctoral students Hiroshi Iritani
Kentaro Nagao
Daisuke Yamakawa
Notable awards Geometry prize (1997)
Cole Prize (2003)

Hiraku Nakajima (Japanese: 中島 啓 Nakajima Hiraku; born November 30, 1962) is a Japanese mathematician. In 2002 he was plenary speaker at the ICM Beijing. He won the 2003 Cole Prize in algebra for his work on representation theory and geometry. He proved Nekrasov's conjecture.

Biography[edit]

  • 1985 - BA from the University of Tokyo
  • 1987 - MA from the University of Tokyo, and became a research associate at the University of Tokyo
  • 1991 - PhD from the University of Tokyo
  • 1992 - Associate professor at Tohoku University
  • 1995 - Associate professor at the University of Tokyo
  • 1997 - Associate professor at Kyoto University
  • 2000 - Full professor at Kyoto University

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