• Scientist

    Srinivasa Ramanujan

    Srinivasa Ramanujan FRS ( 22 December 1887 – 26 April 1920) was an Indian mathematician and autodidact. Though he had almost no formal training in pure mathematics, he made extraordinary contributions to mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series, and continued fractions. Ramanujan…

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    Subbayya Sivasankaranarayana Pillai

    Subbayya Sivasankaranarayana Pillai (1901–1950) was an Nagercoil native Indian mathematician specialising in number theory. His contribution to Waring’s problem was described in 1950 by K. S. Chandrasekharan as “almost certainly his best piece of work and one of the very…

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    Vashishtha Narayan Singh

    Vashishtha Narayan Singh is an Indian mathematician from Basantpur, Bhojpur District, Bihar, India. Early life and education He was born on 2 April 1942 in Basantpur village of Bhojpur district in Bihar, India to Lal Bahadur Singh and Lahaso Devi. He received…