Preface 1: Strategies in problem solving 2: Examples in number theory 3: Examples in algebra and analysis 4: Euclidean geometry 5: Analytic geometry 6: Sundry examples References Index
Fields Medal Winner 2006
Terence Tao was born in Adelaide, Australia, in 1975. In 1987, 1988, and 1989 he competed in the International Mathematical Olympiad for the Australian team, winning a bronze, silver, and gold medal respectively, and being the youngest competitor ever to win a gold medal at this event. Since 2000, Terence has been a full professor of mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles. He now lives in Los Angeles with his wife and son.
`I must say I find it delightful ... I have absolutely no doubt that the book will be popular.' Professor W T Gowers, University of Cambridge