Nigel Boston

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Nigel Boston
Born (1961-07-20) July 20, 1961 (age 57)
Nationality British, American
Alma mater Harvard University
Cambridge University
Scientific career
Fields Mathematics
Institutions University of Wisconsin–Madison
Doctoral advisor Barry Mazur
Doctoral students Judy L. Walker

Nigel Boston (born July 20, 1961) is a British-American mathematician, who has made notable contributions to algebraic number theory, group theory, and arithmetic geometry.

He attended Harvard University, earning his doctorate in 1987, under supervision of Barry Mazur.[1] He is a professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. In 2012 he became a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.[2]


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