**Announcement**

**The Shaw Prize in**

__Mathematical Sciences 2018__is awarded to

**Luis A Caffarelli**

for his groundbreaking work on partial differential equations,

including creating a theory of regularity for nonlinear equations

such as the Monge-Ampère equation, and free-boundary problems

such as the obstacle problem, work that has influenced

a whole generation of researchers in the field.

14 May 2018 Hong Kong