Vietnamese mathematician, Ngo Bao Chau is best known as the first Vietnames to receive the Fields Medal for his proving the fundamental lemma for automorphic forms. Chau's achievement was also named for Top Ten Scientific Discoveries of 2009 by Times. He has been mathermatics Professor since 2003 and scientific director of the Vietnam Institute for Advanced Study
He was born in scientist tradition family. During his school time Chau had shown his talent in Maths. He is the first student to win two IMO gold medals and be offered a scholarship by the French government for undergraduate study, where he met Gérard Laumon and deeply studied about Maths.
Despite being a great mathematician, Bao Chau still had a appreciated relationship with his soulmate , Bao Thanh. They married when both 22 years old.