Srinivasa ramanujan was the strangest man in all of mathematics, probably in the entire history of science he has been compared to a bursting supernova, illuminating the darkest, most profound corners of mathematics, before being tragically struck down by tuberculosis at the age of 33, like riemann before him. This page was last edited on 1 september 2018, at 11:26 all structured data from the main, property and lexeme namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license text in the other namespaces is available under the creative commons attribution-sharealike license additional terms may apply. Srinivasa ramanujan it is one of the most romantic stories in the history of mathematics: in 1913, the english mathematician g h hardy received a strange letter from an unknown clerk in madras, india. Originally published in 1927, this book presents the collected papers of the renowned indian mathematician srinivasa ramanujan (1887-1920), with editorial contributions from g h hardy (1877-1947) detailed notes are incorporated throughout and appendices are also included. Srinivasa ramanujan was born in erode, tamilnadu, india, on 22nd december, 1887 in his all too brief life of less than 32 years he made monumental contributions to mathematics.
Srinivasa ramanujan was a famous indian mathematicianin a lifespan of 32 years, ramanujan contributed more to mathematics than many other accomplished mathematicians. Friday, may 27, 2016 srinivasa ramanujan was a child prodigy and an autodidact born on 22nd of december, 1887 his contribution in the field of mathematics and his ability to quickly solve long mathematical problems are what made him extraordinary. Srinivasa ramanujan was a famous indian mathematician from the british rule era in india he is known for his contributions to number theory, mathematical analysis.
Srinivasa ramanujan was one of india's greatest mathematical geniuses he made substantial contributions to the analytical theory of numbers and worked on elliptic. The story of srinivasa ramanujan is a 20th century rags to mathematical riches story in his short life, ramanujan had a wealth of ideas that have transformed and reshaped 20th century. Srinivasa ramanujan was the strangest man in all of mathematics, probably in the entire history of science he has been compared to a bursting supernova, illuminating. Srinivasa ramanujan was an indian mathematician who contributed to the theory of numbers his mathematical research includes pioneering discoveries of the.
Story of srinivasa ramanujan, from his early self-study of math to the pivotal letter that opened up opportunities for writing important theorems and papers. Srinivasa ramanujan in his homeland of india is revered as a genius much as albert einstein is so recognized in europe and america each in their early lives worked. Ramanujan: making sense of 1+2+3+ = -1/12 and co the starting point for this video is the famous letter that led to the discovery of self-taught mathematical genius srinivasa ramanujan in.
Learn about the life of mathematical genius srinivasa ramanujan, the subject of 'the man who knew infinity,' at biographycom. Online shopping from a great selection at books store. Srinivasa ramanujan iyengar (best known as srinivasa ramanujan) was born on december 22, 1887, in erode about 400 km from chennai, formerly known as madras where his mother's parents lived after one year he was brought to his father's town, kumbakonam. Srinivasa ramanujan was raised in a poor family in a poor nation, and showed early aptitude by mastering a trigonometry text when he was about ten years old during his high school years he studied a book about advanced mathematics, synopsis of elementary results in pure mathematics, by george.
Srinivasa ramanujan has 11 books on goodreads with 428 ratings srinivasa ramanujan's most popular book is collected papers of srinivasa ramanujan. Srinivasa ramanujan aiyangar the indian mathematician srinivasa ramanujan aiyangar (1887-1920) is best known for his work on hypergeometric series and continued fractions srinivasa ramanujan, born into a poor brahmin family at erode on dec 22, 1887, attended school in nearby kumbakonam. Ramanujan gave an asymptotic formulas for ( )in fact, a careful analysis of the generating function for leads to the hardy-ramanujan asymptotic formulagiven by ~ , n. Srinivasa ramanujan iyengar (december 22, 1887 - april 26, 1920) was an indian mathematician he is considered to be one of the most talented mathematicians in.
The ramanujan journal - an international journal devoted to ramanujan international math union prizes , including a ramanujan prize complicite production of a disappearing number - a play about ramanujan's work. The world will soon remember the renowned indian mathematician srinivasa ramanujan once again, as a biopic on his life, named the man who knew infinity, is set to release this april ramanujan, who lived a short but very productive life, continues to be an inspiration for mathematicians across the. Media in category srinivasa ramanujan the following 29 files are in this category, out of 29 total. Srinivasa ramanujan (1887-1920) was an indian mathematician who made great and original contributions to many mathematical fields, including complex analysis, number theory, infinite series, and continued fractions.
Srinivasa ramanujan biography in hindi & all information about srinivasa ramanujan history for writing essay, श्रीनिवास रामानुजन की जीवनी. Lived 1887 - 1920 srinivasa ramanujan was a largely self-taught pure mathematician hindered by poverty and ill-health, his highly original work has. Srinivasa ramanujan was an indian mathematical genius whose life was one of the most interesting stories in mathematical history in this lesson.