Les mathématiciens ont envahi Montréal -
Les mathématiciens ont envahi MontréalQuébec Science (Abonnement)Mais Grigori Perelman, un mathématicien russe, a résolu la conjecture de Poincaré qui résistait depuis un siècle aux esprits les plus acharnés. Au terme de sept ans de travail solitaire et secret, Perelman est venu à bout de cette conjecture, refusant ...
Posted on 27 July 2017 | 6:10 am
Les mathématiques en deuil : Maryam
Oumma.com: point de vue musulman sur l'actualitéLes mathématiques en deuil : Maryam Mirzakhani est morte - OummaOumma.com: point de vue musulman sur l'actualitéC'est un grand honneur et je serai heureuse si cela encourage de jeunes femmes scientifiques et mathématiciennes. Je suis convaincue que de nombreuses ...and more »
Posted on 18 July 2017 | 1:47 am
The flower in the bullet - Hindu Business
Hindu Business LineThe flower in the bulletHindu Business LineDonal O'Shea recalls in his book on the subject: Upon solving the famous Poincaré Conjecture, the Russian mathematician Grigori Perelman “invited the audience to imagine our universe as an element in the gigantic abstract mathematical set of all ...
Posted on 7 July 2017 | 2:44 am
A Mathematician's Secret: We're Not All
BloombergA Mathematician's Secret: We're Not All Geniuses - BloombergBloombergFor each certified genius, there are at least a hundred great people who helped achieve such outstanding results.and more »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 1:00 am
A Few of My Favorite Spaces: The Poincaré
Scientific American (blog)A Few of My Favorite Spaces: The Poincaré Homology SphereScientific American (blog)The Poincaré conjecture was one of the most important unsolved conjectures In 2006, this conjecture was finally proved, with Russian mathematician Grigori Perelman putting the finishing touches on the proof. (He famously refused the million-dollar ...
Posted on 3 June 2017 | 7:48 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