January 20, 2021

Kazan Federal University announces the new contest for the Lobachevsky Medal and Prize.

The Lobachevsky Medal and Prize are awarded by Kazan Federal University for outstanding works in fundamental and applied mathematics. The medal is named after Nikolay Lobachevsky (1792 – 1856), a genius mathematician, creator of non-Euclidean geometry, Rector of Kazan Federal University (1827–1846).

Nominations for the Lobachevsky Medal and Prize can be proposed by:

a) members of the Russian Academy of Science and Tatarstan Academy of Science, members of other Russian and overseas academies and scientific societies;
b) Russian and overseas scientific institutions and tertiary education institutions;
c) outstanding scientists – laureates of the prestigious science awards.

Organizations or individuals that propose nominations must provide the following documents to the International Jury:

a) author’s personal details (workplace, job title, mailing address, phone numbers);
b) links to published work (series of works);
c) a motivated introduction of the work, its significance for science and technology development.

Applications are accepted until June 30, 2021 by e-mail medal@kpfu.ru

The winners will be determined before September 30, 2021.

The medal and the prize in the amount of 75 000 US dollars, as well as the corresponding diploma, will be awarded to the prize winner at the solemn meeting of the Academic Council of Kazan Federal University in late November – early December 2021, based on the results of the reasoned conclusion of the jury.

The medal and prize of 75 000 USD, as well as the corresponding diploma will be awarded to the prize winner at the solemn meeting of the Academic Council of the Kazan Federal University in late November – early December 2021, based on the results of the reasoned conclusion of the jury. The award ceremony will be held in the Alexander Hall of Kazan Federal University. The medal and the Prize are awarded by the President of the Republic of Tatarstan and the Chairman of the Academic Council of the KFU.

Our website: https://medal.kpfu.ru

Contact Address of the Secretariat of the Competition:
420008, Kazan, 35 Kremlyovskaya St., N.I. Lobachevsky Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics.

Email: medal@kpfu.ru

Tel.: +7 (843) 233-70-60, +7 (843) 233-77-14