Dr. Ken Ono, “Ramanujan: The Man Who Knew Infinity." Part of the Baylor Undergraduate Lecture Series in Mathematics

DateJanuary 19, 2018Time4:00 - 5:00 pm
LocationMarrs McLean Science Building, room 101
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Abstract: Ramanujan's work has had a truly transformative effect on modern mathematics, and continues to do so as we understand further lines from his letters and notebooks. In this lecture, the speaker will talk about Ramanujan matters today, and explain why Hollywood made the 2016 film about him. The speaker is an Associate Producer of the film The Man Who Knew Infinity (starring Dev Patel and Jeremy Irons) about Ramanujan. He will share several clips from the film in the lecture. The speaker will also share some of Ramanujan’s work which are most accessible to the general public.

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