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A man with nothing to prove

Ramanujan did what he wished to do, went his own way. It was only later, after he had indulged in an orgy of mathematical creation, that he might wake up and realize how far he had strayed from the common run of human intercourse.

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Matematikawan Mengejar Bayangan Sinar Bulan

Oleh: Erica Klarreich
12 Maret 2015
Sumber: Quanta Magazine

Para peneliti sedang memburu hubungan misterius antara teori bilangan, aljabar, dan teori string. 2,211 more words


Channel 4 Equinox: Srinivasa Ramanujan

I first read Robert Kanigel’s The Man Who Knew Infinity, a biography of Srinivasa Ramanujan, one Halloween on an evening shuttle bus that ploughed through rush-hour traffic between York University, where I did my undergrad, and Glendon College, where I worked as a research assistant and copy-editor. 163 more words


The man who knew infinity (Matt Brown, 2015)

The man who knew infinity, directed by Matt Brown (2015).

Score: mediocre.

The man who knew infinity is a biopic about Srinivasa Ramanujan, an Indian mathematician who made major contributions to mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series, and continued fractions. 714 more words


Mini-Review: The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

D: Matthew Brown / 108m

Cast: Dev Patel, Jeremy Irons, Devika Bhise, Toby Jones, Jeremy Northam, Kevin McNally, Richard Johnson, Anthony Calf, Raghuvir Joshi, Stephen Fry… 613 more words


Covered to much and lacked focus.

The Man Who Knew Infinity tells the story of the life and academic career of the pioneer Indian mathematician, Srinivasa Ramanujan, and his friendship with his mentor, Professor G.H. 328 more words