Dr David Lillis Meets Professor Terry Tao

Terry TaoOn Thursday 29 August, Dr David Lillis (NZIS’s Senior Academic Manager) had the opportunity to meet the world’s leading mathematician – Terry Tao.

Terry is Professor of Mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles.

He is widely regarded as the world’s most outstanding mathematician, and was recognised as a prodigy already at the age of 2 years.

David says it was a pleasure to meet Terry Tao, someone who David has had ambitions of meeting for many years.

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