Did a CIA Experiment Create the Unabomber?
For full episodes of Dark Matters, visit http://www.youtube.com/user/sciencefullepisodes A student at Harvard named Theodore Kaczynski, aka the Unabomber, participated in an intense experiment in the...
The Legend of Question Six
Simon Pampena discusses the famous Question 6 from the 1988 International Mathematical Olympiad
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William James Sidis - IQ 200+ | Smartest person ever (4 of 4)
Part four (of four) of a meta-analysis ranking of the world's 37 greatest geniuses, child prodigies, and thinkers ever said to have had an IQ of 200 or above...
Hollis Chair of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy
The Hollis Chair of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy is an endowed professorship established at Harvard College in 1727 by Thomas Hollis.The incumbents have been:
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Guido Weiss
Guido L. Weiss (b. 29 December 1928 in Trieste) is an American mathematician, working in analysis, especially Fourier analysis and harmonic analysis.
Weiss studied at the University of Chicago, wh...
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Wallie Abraham Hurwitz
Wallie Abraham Hurwitz (February 18, 1886, Joplin, Missouri – January 6, 1958. Ithaca, New York) was an American mathematician who worked on analysis.Hurwitz graduated from the University of Missouri ...
Scott W. Williams
Scott Williams (born April 22, 1943 in Staten Island, New York) is a Professor of Mathematics at the University at Buffalo, SUNY.
He was raised in Baltimore, Maryland. Williams attended Morgan St...
James Joseph Sylvester
James Joseph Sylvester FRS (3 September 1814 – 15 March 1897) was an English mathematician. He made fundamental contributions to matrix theory, invariant theory, number theory, partition theory a...
Albert Schwarz
Albert S. Schwarz (Russian: А. С. Шварц; born June 24, 1934 in Kazan, Soviet Union) is a mathematician and a theoretical physicist educated in Soviet Union and now a Professor at the University of...
Victor Wickerhauser
Mladen Victor Wickerhauser was born in Zagreb, SR Croatia, in 1959. He is a graduate of the California Institute of Technology, and Yale University.He is currently a professor of Mathematics and of B...
Reid W. Barton
Reid W. Barton (born May 6, 1983) is one of the most successful performers in the International Science Olympiads. He is an MIT alumnus.
Barton is the son of two environmental engineers. Official...
John Hasbrouck Van Vleck
John Hasbrouck Van Vleck (March 13, 1899 – October 27, 1980) was an American physicist and mathematician, co-awarded the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physics, for his contributions to the understanding of the ...
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John Coleman Moore
John Coleman Moore (born May 27, 1923) is an American mathematician. The Borel−Moore homology and Eilenberg–Moore spectral sequence are named after him.Moore received his Ph.D. in 1952 from Brown Univ...
Arthur T. Benjamin
Arthur T. Benjamin (born March 19, 1961) is an American mathematician who specializes in combinatorics. Since 1989 he has been a professor of mathematics at Harvey Mudd College.He is known for mental ...
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Bharath Sriraman
Bharath Sriraman (भारतः स्रिरामान) (b. 1971 Bangalore) is an Indian-born academic editor, mathematician, and educator, best known for his interdisciplinary contributions to the intersection of math-sc...
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Eric Zaslow
Eric Zaslow is a mathematical physicist at Northwestern University. His research focuses on mathematical questions arising from duality symmetries in theoretical physics such as mirror symmetry. With ...
Joseph Sgro
Joseph A. Sgro (born September 20, 1949, San Diego, California) is a mathematician, neurologist / neurophysiologist, and an engineering technologist / entrepreneur in the field of frame grabbers, high...
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Gilbert Baumslag
Gilbert Baumslag (April 30, 1933 – October 20, 2014) was a Distinguished Professor at the City College of New York, with joint appointments in mathematics, computer science, and electrical engineering...
Augustin Banyaga
Augustin Banyaga (born March 31, 1947) is a Rwandan-born American mathematician whose research fields include symplectic topology and contact geometry. He is currently a Professor of Mathematics at Pe...