**Announcement**

The Shaw Laureates in Mathematical Sciences 2006

The Shaw Laureates in Mathematical Sciences 2006

The Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences 2006 will be awarded in equal shares to

**David Mumford**

For his contributions to mathematics, and to the new interdisciplinary fields

of pattern theory and vision research;

and

**Wentsun Wu**

For his contributions to the new interdisciplinary field of mathematics mechanization.

21 June 2006, Hong Kong