• Scientist

    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…