Professor Nigel Hitchin FRS

Professor Nigel Hitchin signing the Great Book
Credit: Ede & Ravenscroft


Nigel was awarded Honorary Doctor of the University (HonDUniv) in July 2023 at Derby Arena in recognition of his wide-ranging contribution to mathematical research spanning many decades. 

You can watch the video of Nigel's commendation and acceptance (or read the transcript) below.

Derby July 2023 - Honorand - Professor Nigel Hitchin FRS

View Professor Nigel Hitchin's commendation video transcript