Simon has come up with a proof that Phi (the Golden Ratio) is an algebraic number (not transcendental). He proves it by showing that Phi can be the solution to a polynomial equation (which would be impossible if it was a transcendental number). 54 more words

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#### Asthma Team

There are two things that my father absolutely dislikes about me; the first is my high school mathematics grades. If he had it his way I would have remained in high school till I mastered that crap. 485 more words

#### Templates for the Solution of Algebraic Eigenvalue Problems: A Practical Guide (Software, Environments and Tools)

Large-scale problems of engineering and scientific computing often require solutions of… 70 more words