Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics

Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics

In 1859, Bernhard Riemann, a little-known thirty-two year old mathematician, made a hypothesis while presenting a paper to the Berlin Academy titled?On the Number of Prime Numbers Less Than a Given Quantity.?Today, after 150 years of careful research and exhaustive study, the Riemann Hypothesis remains unsolved, with a one-million-dollar prize earmarked for the first In 1859, Bernhard Riemann, a little-known thirty-two year old mathematician, made a hypothesis while presenting a paper to ...

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Title:Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics
Author:John Derbyshire
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Genres:Science
ISBN:Prime Obsession: Bernhard Riemann and the Greatest Unsolved Problem in Mathematics
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Edition Language:English
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:422 pages pages