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Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2024

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2024

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2023

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2022

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2020

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2020

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2019

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2019

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2018

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2018

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2017

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2017

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2015

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2014

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2013

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2013

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2012

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2012

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2010

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2010

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2008/9

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2008/9

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2008/9

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2006/7

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2006/7

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2005

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2005

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2002/3

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2002/3

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2001

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2001

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2000

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 2000

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1999

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1999

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1996/7

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1996/7

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1995/6

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1995/6

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1994/5

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1993

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1993

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1992

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1992

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1990

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1990

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1989

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1989

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathemstics 1988

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1988

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1987

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1987

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1986

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1986

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1985

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1985

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1983

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1984

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1982

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1982

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1981

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1981

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1980

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1980

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1979

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1979

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1978

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.

Wolf Prize Laureate in Mathematics 1978

**Carl L. Siegel**

#### Affiliation at the time of the award:

**University of Gottingen,**** Germany**

#### Award citation:

**“in recognition of his contributions to the theory of numbers, theory of several complex variables, and celestial mechanics”.**

#### Prize share:

Professor Carl L. Siegel received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Gottingen, 1920; became Professor of Mathematics at the University of Frankfurt-am-Main, 1922, and later at the University of Gottingen. Many of his important contributions to the theory of numbers and several complex variables date to this period in Gottingen. Being an outspoken anti-Nazi, he fled Germany in 1940 to Denmark, and was at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, from 1940 to 1950 at which time he returned to Gottingen.