A Few Recollections
In this autobiographical piece, Mikhail Gromov, Abel Laureate 2009, recounts episodes from his childhood and early years, leading up to his becoming a mathematician. He tells the “gromomorphism” story about how he came to move to the US, and he gives some of his reflections on mathematics.
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An interview with the Abel Laureate 2009, Mikhail Gromov, by C. Skau (NTNU, Norway) and M. Raussen (Aalborg, Denmark) (MP4 365 MB)