Quotes by Vaughan Jones

About Vaughan Jones:

Sir Vaughan Frederick Randal Jones is a New Zealand mathematician, known for his work on von Neumann algebras and knot polynomials. He was awarded a Fields Medal in 1990, and famously wore a New Zealand rugby jersey when he gave his acceptance speech in Kyoto.

Author Bio

  • NameVaughan Jones
  • DescriptionNew Zealand mathematician
  • BornDecember 31, 1952
  • CountryNew Zealand
  • ProfessionMathematician
  • AwardsFields Medal; Fellow Of The Royal Society