Ed Witten's talk on receiving the Newton medal

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Ed Witten's talk on receiving the Newton medal

Postby Doug Coulter » Wed Jul 28, 2010 6:01 pm

And, he's humble about it -- during the talk he mentions some revolutions in thinking but doesn't mention himself as the guy who created them to the amazement of all.
Has anyone else gotten both this and the Fields medal in math? Zowie!

Ed's talk

Nice to know he likes Feynman, as do I. We're all lucky to have these giants shoulders to stand on.
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