Mathematician

  • 20 best and worst jobs of 2014: Mathematicians, professors top the list, lumberjacks, newspaper reporters bring up the bottom 16-04-2014 02:28 PM

    Mathematicians outscored the competition and ranked No. 1 in Careercast.com's 2014 Jobs Rated report. At No. 2, just behind mathematician, is the tenured university professor. The top-ranked environment, high income-earning potential and lower stress than many other fields makes tenured professor a desirable career, according to a news report on...
  • Four Indian Americans win top science and maths awards 27-07-2013 07:19 PM

    Washington: Four Indian-American professors are among 13 mathematicians, theoretical physicists and theoretical computer scientists selected for the Simons Investigators awards for their cutting edge research. The four professors - Kannan Soundararajan, Rajeev Alur, Salil P Vadhan and Senthil Todadri - will receive USD 100,000 a year for five years for...
  • Leonhard Euler's 306th birthday: Google posts a doodle 15-04-2013 06:42 AM

    New Delhi: An animated doodle of geometric shapes and mathematical calculations on a paper strip adorns the Google home page to commemorate Leonhard Euler's 306th birth anniversary. The Swiss mathematician and physicist was born on born April 15, 1707 in Basel, Switzerland and is one of the founders of pure...
  • Who was Srinivasa Ramanujan? 22-12-2012 03:51 PM

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  • K Soundarajan: making Maths easy 06-01-2012 08:13 AM

    Chennai: Kannan Soudarajan is someone who revolutionised the mathematical world with his number theory. He is the winner of the Infosys Foundation Science Prize 2011. Kannan Soudarajan showed that mathematical analysis can influence our day-to-day life - be it tips to become a champion billiards player or even creating a...