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A professor has shown a math icon’s century-old writings might lead to a better understanding of the properties of black holes.
For centuries, some of the greatest names in math have tried to make sense of partition numbers, the basis for adding and counting.
By MARK JOHNSON Two number theorists from the University of Wisconsin-Madison were flying above the clouds on their way to a conference in the summer of 2005, and halfway between Detroit and Manchester, N.H., a more than 80-year-old mathematical mystery unraveled.
Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society is a monthly mathematics journal published by the American Mathematical Society. As of April 2012, the editor-in-chief is Ken Ono (Emory University, Atlanta, USA). This journal publishes articles from all areas of pure and applied mathematics, including topology, geometry, analysis, algebra, number theory, combinatorics, logic, probability and statistics. All articles must be 15 printed pages or under for inclusion in the journal. The...
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