Undated handout picture made available by the The Norwegian Academy of Science on Wednesday March 20, 2013 of Pierre Deligne winner of the 2013 Abel Prize. Belgian-born Pierre Deligne

 

              Undated handout picture made available by the The Norwegian Academy of Science on Wednesday March 20, 2013  of Pierre Deligne winner of the 2013  Abel Prize. Belgian-born Pierre Deligne
Undated handout picture made available by the The Norwegian Academy of Science on Wednesday March 20, 2013 of Pierre Deligne winner of the 2013 Abel Prize. Belgian-born Pierre Deligne won this year's $1 million Abel Prize mathematics prize for his contributions to algebraic geometry and their "transformative impact on number theory, representation theory and related fields.” The Norwegian mathematics award committee says the 68-year-old professor of mathematics has excelled in finding connections between various fields of mathematics, leading to several important discoveries. (AP Photo/Photo/Cliff Moore, The Norwegian Academy of Science / NTB scanpix) NORWAY OUT