Person: Smith (4), Karen


Karen Smith is an American mathematician who works on commutative algebra and algebraic geometry. She is the Keeler Professor of Mathematics at the University of Michigan. She won the Ruth Lyttle Satter Prize in Mathematics for her development of tight closure methods in commutative algebra and especially for her application of these methods in algebraic geometry.

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Born 9 May 1965, Red Bank, New Jersey, USA.

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Origin Usa, Women

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