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Author Du Sautoy, Marcus.

Title The music of the primes : searching to solve the greatest mystery in mathematics / Marcus du Sautoy.

Imprint New York : HarperCollins, c2003.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  512.72 S261    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 335 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [317]-322) and index.
Contents Who wants to be a millionaire? -- The atoms of arithmetic -- Riemann's imaginary mathematical looking-glass -- The Riemann Hypothesis: From random primes to orderly zeros -- The mathematical relay race: Realising Riemann's revolution -- Ramanujan, the mathematical mystic -- Mathematical exodus: From Gottingen to Princeton -- Machines of the mind -- The computer age: From the mind to the desktop -- Cracking numbers and codes -- From orderly zeros to quantum chaos -- The missing piece of the jigsaw.
Subject Riemann, Bernhard, 1826-1866.
Numbers, Prime.
ISBN 0066210704 (acid-free paper)

 
    
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