JEWISH RECIPIENTS OF THE FRANK NELSON COLE PRIZES
IN ALGEBRA AND NUMBER THEORY
 
(40% of recipients)
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Listed below are recipients of the Cole Prizes in Algebra and Number Theory who were, or are, Jewish.  The Cole Prize is considered to be among the five most prestigious in the field of mathematics.1
  • A. Adrian Albert (1939)
  • Oscar Zariski (1944)
  • Henry B. Mann (1946)
  • Richard Brauer (1949)
  • Paul Erdös (1951)
  • Serge Lang (1960)
  • Maxwell Rosenlicht (1960)
  • Bernard Dwork (1962)
  • Walter Feit (1965)
  • James Ax (1967)
  • Simon Kochen (1967)
  • Hyman Bass (1975)
  • Melvin Hochster (1980)
  • Barry Mazur (1982)
  • George Lusztig (1985)
  • Dorian Goldfeld (1987)
  • Benedict Gross (1987)
  • Don Zagier (1987)
  • Karl Rubin (1992)
  • David Harbater (1995)
  • Peter Sarnak (2005)
  • Daniel Goldston (2014)
NOTES
1. See the entry entitled "Mathematical Prizes" on p. 1863 of the CRC Concise Encyclopedia of Mathematics (2nd Edition), by Eric W. Weisstein (Chapman & Hall/CRC, Boca Raton, FL, 2003).

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