# Henri Darmon

Henri Darmon | |
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Born |
Paris, France | 22 October 1965

Nationality | Canada |

Fields | Mathematics |

Institutions | McGill University |

Alma mater |
Harvard University McGill University |

Doctoral advisor | Benedict Gross |

Doctoral students | Hassan Daghigh, Ignazio Longhi, Dominic Lemelin, Lassina Dembele, Isabelle Dechene, Matt Greenberg, Hugo Chapdelaine, Shahab Shahabi, Marc Masdeu, Yu Zhao, Cameron Franc, Francesc Castella, Luiz Takei, Clement Gomez, Luca Candelori |

Notable awards |
Coxeter–James Prize (1998) Cole Prize in Number Theory (2017) |

**Henri Rene Darmon** (born 22 October 1965) is a French Canadian mathematician specializing in number theory. He works on Hilbert's 12th problem^{[1]} and its relation with the Birch-Swinnerton-Dyer conjecture. He is currently a James McGill Professor of Mathematics at McGill University.

He received his B.Sc from McGill University in 1987 and his Ph.D from Harvard University in 1991^{[1]} under supervision of Benedict Gross.^{[2]} From 1991 to 1996, he held positions in Princeton University.^{[3]} Since 1994, he has been a professor at McGill University.^{[3]}

He was elected to the Royal Society of Canada in 2003.^{[1]} In 2008, he was awarded the Royal Society of Canada's John L. Synge Award.^{[4]} He will receive the 2017 AMS Cole Prize in Number Theory "for his contributions to the arithmetic of elliptic curves and modular forms."^{[5]}