Are you Looking for Akshay Venkatesh Age, Birthday, Height, Net Worth, Family, salary, Weight etc..? Find the latest complete information on CelebWoods. Akshay Venkatesh was born on 21 November 1981 in New Delhi, India. He is a professor.
|Real Name||Akshay Venkatesh|
|Famous For||Winning Mathematics’ prestigious Fields Medal, known as the Nobel prize for math|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 183 cm|
in meters– 1.83 m
in feet inches– 6’
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 70 kg|
in pounds– 154 lbs
|Hair Colour||Salt & Pepper|
|Thesis||Limiting Forms of the Trace Formula|
|Doctoral Advisor||Peter Sarnak|
|Area of Interest||Number Theory|
|Awards, Honours, Achievements||2007: Salem Prize|
2008: SASTRA Ramanujan Prize
|Date of Birth||21 November 1981|
|Age (as in 2017)||36 Years|
|Birthplace||New Delhi, India|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Scorpio|
|Hometown||Perth, Australia (lives in the United States)|
|School||Scotch College, Perth, Australia|
|College/University||University of Western Australia|
Clay Mathematics Institute, Oxford, United Kingdom
|Educational Qualification(s)||First Class Honours in Pure mathematics from the University of Western Australia in 1997|
PhD in Mathematics from Princeton University in 2002
Post Doctoral Fellowship from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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- Born in Delhi and raised in Perth, Akshay Venkatesh is one of the youngest mathematicians to win the prestigious Fields Medal, Mathematics’ top honour, also known as the Nobel Prize for Maths.
- When he was 2-years-old, his family moved to Perth in Australia from Delhi; where he attended Scotch College.
- In 1994, after being at second place in the Australian Mathematical Olympiad, Venkatesh won a silver medal in the 6th Asian Pacific Mathematics Olympiad. The same year, he won a Bronze medal in the International Mathematics Olympiad held in Hong Kong.
- In 1995, at the age of 13, Venkatesh entered the University of Western Australia as the youngest ever student at the institution, where he went straight into second-year maths courses after proving that he could write the exam papers for all the first-year subjects.