El arte de rechazar un millón de dólares |
El arte de rechazar un millón de dólares | ELESPECTADOR.COMElEspectador.com¿Qué llevó al genial matemático Grigori Perelman a darle la espalda al mundo? “Sé del universo y sus vacíos, ¿para qué quiero un millón de dólares?and more »
Posted on 5 February 2017 | 6:19 pm
Sylvia Nasar: ''It was incredibly moving to
Realnoe vremyaSylvia Nasar: ''It was incredibly moving to watch John Nash get his life back...''Realnoe vremyaYour book about John Nash A Beautiful Mind and article Manifold Destiny about Russian Grigory Perelman in The New Yorker speak about the nature of the mathematical genius. Neither Perelman nor Nash had a kind of genetic predisposition to genius and ...
Posted on 26 December 2016 | 10:11 pm
Math Olympiad gold medals and brain parity -
Math Olympiad gold medals and brain parityBusinessWorld Online EditionA nation's sense of self like everything else in the universe is subject to the Second Law of Thermodynamics: its natural tendency is to dissipate into heat death unless it is sustained continuously by a flow of energy. Our sense of national self-worth ...
Posted on 27 November 2016 | 7:04 am
Math prof wins number theory prize : McGill
McGill ReporterMath prof wins number theory prize : McGill ReporterMcGill ReporterIn 2000, the Clay Mathematics Institute put a $1-million bounty on each of seven particularly vexing mathematical problems. One of these “Millennium Prize ...and more »
Posted on 21 November 2016 | 1:15 pm
Mathe-Genie Grigori Perelman: Der Mann, der
HandelsblattMathe-Genie Grigori Perelman: Der Mann, der die Million ausschlugHandelsblattDas russische Zahlen-Genie Grigori Perelman hat eines der kniffligsten Probleme der Mathematik gelöst. Doch den millionenschweren Preis dafür lehnte er ab ...Wo steckt Grigori Perelman? - TelebaselTelebaselall 3 news articles »
Posted on 13 June 2016 | 6:07 am
Cédric Villani, 'The Lady Gaga Of
Villani, who was born in 1973 ... so let’s create him… let’s imagine him as a composite with the pure mathematical genius of Grigori Perelman, and the audacious, mountain-moving energy of entrepreneur Elon Musk. These people are so different that ...
Posted on 6 May 2015 | 11:35 pm
Isaac Newton was my father: the maths family
To give an example, click back through the links from Grigori Perelman, the mathematician who in 2003 proved ... Still, it is great fun to find that Newton, Euler or Gauss is in one’s academic family tree, even if one in three mathematicians can make ...
Posted on 18 February 2015 | 2:02 pm
Kazakh mathematician claims to have solved
So far, only one Millennium Prize problem has been officially solved. In 2002, Grigori Perelman proved the Poincare Conjecture, but left the mathematical community and didn't accept the $1 million dollar prize. In 2010, a solution to a math problem called ...
Posted on 21 January 2014 | 1:00 pm
Mathematics Association Prize Upped to $1
In 2000, the Clay Mathematics Institute created seven million-dollar prizes for problems now known as the Millennium Problems. One, the Poincaré Conjecture, was solved in 2003 by Russian mathematician Grigori Perelman, who turned down the prize money.
Posted on 12 June 2013 | 5:04 am
Million-Dollar Question: Texas Banker Offers
the Clay Mathematics Institute created seven $1-million-dollar prizes for problems now known as the Millennium Problems. To date, only one, the Poincaré Conjecture, was solved, though the Russian mathematician Grigori Perelman turned down the monetary prize.
Posted on 7 June 2013 | 4:06 am