A major subject of interest among mathematicians who work in number theory is the study of prime numbers. Prime numbers are divisible only by 1 and themselves, and large primes are used, among other things, in encrypting data. But perhaps, the best motivation for mathematicians to study them has been the aesthetics of seeing patterns […]

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# Monthly Archives: April 2016

## Ramanujan encyclopedia launched

An encyclopedia of Srinivasa Ramanujan and his mathematics is being launched by Springer. This was announced by Marc Strauss, Editorial Director, Mathematics, of Springer, North America, at an international conference of mathematics held at the University of Florida.

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## A Two-Day Workshop for Mathematics Teachers of Standards 9 to 12

Azim Premji University (APU) and Ramanujan Mathematical Society (RMS) Present A Two-Day Workshop for Mathematics Teachers of Standards 9 to 12 • Dates : 26-27May, 2016 • Venue: BharatiyaVidyaBhavan School, Chevayur, Kozhikode • Time: 9.30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lunch and coffee will be provided to all participants • Total spots available: 50 (no more […]

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## IK Rana elected to the post of President of The Association of Mathematics Teachers of India

Prof. IK Rana (Mathematics) has been elected to the post of President of The Association of Mathematics Teachers of India (AMTI) for a two year period from 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2018. Our congratulations to Prof. Rana for this recognition. (Thanks a lot to Prof. JK Verma, Dean faculty, IIT Bombay for this […]

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