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First woman to win highest maths award dies at 40

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Maryam Mirzakhani, the first and only woman to receive the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for mathematics, died on Saturday at age 40 after a battle with cancer, said officials at Stanford University, the California school where she taught.

Harvard-trained math scholar Maryam Mirzakhani, only woman to win Fields Medal, dies at 40

Boston.com

WASHINGTON — Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who in 2014 became the first woman awarded the Fields Medal, often called the most prestigious prize in mathematics, died July 15. She was 40. Stanford University, where she had…

Maryam Mirzakhani, Only Woman to Win a Fields Medal, Dies at 40

Dr. Mirzakhani, a mathematician at Stanford University, was the only woman and only Iranian ever to win the medal.

Harvard-trained math scholar Maryam Mirzakhani, only woman to win Fields Medal, dies at 40

WASHINGTON — Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian-born mathematician who in 2014 became the first woman awarded the Fields Medal, often called the most prestigious prize in mathematics, died July 15. She was 40. Stanford University, where she had…

Maryam Mirzakhani, 1st woman to win 'Nobel Prize of mathematics,' dead at 40

CBC.ca / Technology

Maryam Mirzakhani, a Stanford University professor who was the first and only woman to win the prestigious Fields Medal in mathematics, has died. She was 40.

Maryam Mirzakhani, the only woman to win top honour in mathematics, dies at 40

nationalpost.com

Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani was the only woman ever to win a Fields Medal. She died from breast cancer

Maryam Mirzakhani: award-winning mathematician dies at 40

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Stanford University professor was the first and only woman to receive Fields Medal

Maryam Mirzakhani, award-winning mathematician, dies at 40

www.reuters.com

Maryam Mirzakhani, the first and only woman to receive the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for mathematics, has died, said officials at Stanford University, the California school where she taught. Nathan Frandino reports.

Fields Medal winner Maryam Mirzakhani dies at 40

NZ Herald / World

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) " Maryam Mirzakhani, a Stanford University professor who was the first and only woman to win the Fields Medal in mathematics, has died. She was 40.Stanford University says Mirzakhani died Saturday. She had...

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