The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Dennis P. Sullivan
Einstein Professor of Science
City University of New York Graduate Center
New York,New York USA
Mathematics and Computer Science
"For his achievements in mathematics, including solving some of the most difficult problems and creating entirely new areas of activity, and for uncovering striking, unexpected connections between seemingly unrelated fields."
Presented by President George W. Bush in a White House East Room ceremony on February 13, 2006.