The International Mathematical Union and the the Deutsche Mathematiker-Vereinigung awards the

... mathematical research[which]has had an impact outside mathematics -- either in technology, in business, or simply in people's everyday lives.

The prize was first awarded in 2006.

**2006** Kiyosi Itô

**MacTutor links:**

German Mathematical Society

International Mathematical Union

**German Mathematical Society Prizes, etc:**

German Mathematical Society Cantor Medal

DMV/IMU Gauss Prize

German Mathematical Society Honorary Members

**Other Web sites:**

German Mathematical Society Web site

IMU Web site

JOC/EFR August 2009

The URL of this page is:

http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/history/Societies/GaussPrize.html