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We are very deeply saddened by the news that Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to win the Fields medal, passed away today, Saturday July 15th 2017, at the age of 40.
A brilliant mathematician, she has been an inspiration to so many. She will be sorely missed. Our condolences to her family and friends.
Her beautiful mathematics will stand as a memorial long after those of us who have had the privilege of knowing her personally are gone.
Various links with tributes and information on her life and career can be found on the EWM website here.
For a page of tributes set up by the AMS see here.
Here is an interview with Maryam in the Guardian from August 2014, together with some more links and here is an obituary by Martin Bridson, July 2017.
A very nice and informative interview by Erica Klarreich which appeared in Quanta magazine in 2014 is here.
The Iranian Women’s section of the Iranian Mathematical Society will be holding its first meeting on August 21, 2017, in Bu-Ali Sina University which is in Hamedan, a city in the west of Iran.
The meeting is open to all Iranian Women Mathematicians. It is sponsored by CWM.
For more details see the Iranian Mathematical Society website or contact firstname.lastname@example.org