Richard Ewen Borcherds

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This article is about a British group theorist (a British person working in group theory)

This article is about a person who is alive

This person is currently working at: University of California, Berkeley

Life

Personal life

Richard Ewen Borcherds (November 29, 1959 - ) is a British mathematician, working in group theory, lattice theory, number theory and related areas.

Professional life

Work

Borcherds has used methods from string theory to prove the Conway-Norton conjecture.

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