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VELLORE,
Friday, December 12, 2014

### Counting on this method to learn mathematics

“What is a + b whole squared” asked a scientist who sat along with the students in the classroom. “A squared + b squared + 2 ab” pat came the reply. The scientist immediately went to the blackboard...
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VISAKHAPATNAM,
Friday, November 14, 2014

### Students showcase their inventions

A team of three students from Major in Science and Commerce Science based Technical College, Thailand, explains about ‘Nano batick’ to the visitors. The students gave a digital presentation on how...
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THANJAVUR,
Sunday, October 5, 2014

### Oxford scholar chosen for Ramanujan prize

The 2014 SASTRA Ramanujan Prize will be awarded to Dr. James Maynard (27) of the Oxford University.The prize, established in 2005, is awarded annually to young mathematicians for outstand...
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Coimbatore,
December 14, 2012

## C.V. Raman talent test: registrations continue

The Hindu is the media partner for the event. »
September 8, 2012

## Not very different

The concepts of infinity and indeterminate are taught in classes six and seven. I have been following the discussion on them. But readers seem to confuse students rather than clarify the concepts.<... »
December 26, 2011

## Union Minister Kapil Sibal’s speech at the inaugural ceremony of Ramanujan’s 125th birth anniversary celebrations in Chennai on Monday

At the outset, my grateful thanks to the Prime Minster of India for declaring the year 2012 in honour of the 125th birth anniversary year of the genius, Srinivasa Ramanujan, who has no parallel in... »
December 26, 2011

## The legacy of Srinivasa Ramanujan

His work has had a fundamental role in the development of 20th century mathematics and his final writings are serving as an inspiration for the mathematics of this century »
December 26, 2011

## Year-long celebration

A statement by the Ramanujan Mathematical Society on the series of activities planned in 2012 to mark the anniversary »
December 26, 2011

## How to learn from experience

Bayesian probability theory is a quantification of how we, as rational creatures, actually respond to situations »
December 26, 2011

## Understanding ancient Indian mathematics

It is high time we studied our mathematical heritage with diligence and objectivity »
December 26, 2011

## For a career in mathematics

It is indeed possible to build a perfectly satisfying career in mathematics if one is deeply interested in the subject »
December 26, 2011

## Ramanujan: a timeline

1887 Born In Erode, Tamil Nadu, on December 22 1903 Passes Matriculation examination from Town High School, Kumbakonam 1904 Joins... »
May 10, 2011

## Welcome to WikiMaths, home of hard sums

The Polymath Project allows unprecedented numbers of people to work on the same problem, hopefully solving conundrums more quickly. »
CHENNAI,
November 6, 2012

## ‘Ramanujan 125’ begins in Florida

70 researchers scheduled to deliver talks »
June 23, 2012

## ‘Pursuit of knowledge is an end in itself’

Interview with Kaushik Basu, Chief Economic Adviser, Ministry of Finance, on his work as Jury Chair of the Infosys Prize for Social Sciences »
Chennai,
December 26, 2011

## Manmohan's concern over decline in quality of maths teachers

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh favours popularising mathematics as an academic discipline, saying the general perception that the subject does not offer attractive career possibilities is no more v... »
December 26, 2011
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## The role of the NBHM

The National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM) was set up in 1983 by the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) of the Government of India to promote the development of mathematics in India.
December 26, 2011

## The work of Indian Statistical Institute

The Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) is a unique institution devoted to the research, teaching and application of mathematics, statistics, natural sciences and social sciences. Founded by Profes... »
December 26, 2011

## The mathematics of election forecasting

A good understanding of the ground reality helps, but it is a mix of simple mathematics and statistics that are at the heart of opinion polls »
December 26, 2011

## The lighter side of mathematics

Review of Steven G. Krantz's Mathematical Apocrypha Redux »
December 26, 2011

## Mathematics of Planet Earth 2013

The year 2013 has been marked for various mathematical activities under a wide umbrella of initiatives called the Mathematics of the Planet Earth (MPE) 2013, which will focus on mathematical resea... »
December 25, 2011

## Automating mathematics?

Understanding reasoning by analogy in mathematics in an effort to automate it could enrich both mathematics and artificial reasoning systems »
CHENNAI,
March 6, 2011

## Navigating the world of numbers with aplomb

The quirky world of mathematics and some of its interesting personalities came to life at the event »Browse topics