## "Date someone who gives you the same feeling of when you see your food coming at a restaurant"

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## Stanford's Maryam Mirzakhani wins Fields Medal

Maryam Mirzakhaniis the first woman to ever win theFields Medal– known as the “Nobel Prize of mathematics” – in recognition ofher contributions to the understanding of the symmetry of curved surfaces.

Congrats!(Also, of course, for her fellow winners:Artur Avila,Manjul BhargavaandMartin Hairer)Some extra info:

Iranian woman wins maths’ top prize, the Fields medal(New Scientist)A Tenacious Explorer of Abstract Surfaces(Quantum Magazine)Maryam Mirzakhani: ‘The more I spent time on maths, the more excited I got’(The Guardian)- Top Mathematics Prize Awarded to a Woman for First Time (Time)
- A 2008 interview (PDF)
Maryam Mirzakhani(Wikipedia entry)And a nice photo drawn from the

Quantum Magazinearticle linked above:

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