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Proof Claimed for Deep Connection between Prime Numbers
Posted:
Sep 12, 2012 4:35 PM


Proof Claimed for Deep Connection between Prime Numbers > http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=proofclaimedfordeepconnectionbetweenprimenumbers
> From Nature magazine > > The usually quiet world of mathematics is abuzz with a claim that one of the most important problems in number theory has been solved. > > Mathematician Shinichi Mochizuki of Kyoto University in Japan has released a 500page proof of the abc conjecture, which proposes a relationship between whole numbers ? a 'Diophantine' problem.



