New Book on Ramanujan

My Search for Ramanjuan: How I Learned to Count Ken Ono and Amir D. Aczel Springer, 2016 238 pages, US$29.99 ISBN: 978-3-319-25568-2 Review appeared in The Hindu : http://www.thehindu.com/books/literary-review/shubashree-desikan-reviews-my-search-for-ramanujan/article8483153.ece Review at AMS Notices : www.ams.org/notices/201608/rnoti-p890.pdf
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A new pattern in primes

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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‘The Man Who Knew Infinity’ to open Goa film festival

The internationally-acclaimed movie, The Man Who Knew Infinity will open the 46th edition of International Film festival of India to kick off in Goa on November 20. The director Matthew L. Brown along with the actors of the film Dev Patel, Toby Jones, Devika Bhise, Producer Edward Ramback Pressman, producer Annie Marie Mc Encroe and […]
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