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'PM's announcement will popularise mathematics'

Eminent mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan's birthanniversary declared as National Mathematics Day and 2012, National Mathematics Year. M I Khan reports. Anand Kumar, founder of Super 30, Bihar's......

India lacks competent mathematicians: PM

Declaring 2012 as the 'National Mathematical year' as a tribute to maths wizard Srinivasa Ramanujan, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday voiced concern over the "badly inadequate" number of......

Rajeev Srinivasan: Why Indian education sucks!

'Indian education has, after Independence, produced nothing whatsoever -- yes, absolutely nothing -- of global calibre. Not one earth-shaking discovery or invention, not one outstanding......

PM to scientists: Think big, think out of the box

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday inaugurated the 98th Indian Science Congress in Chennai. Following is the text of the Prime Minister's address on the occasion: "I am delighted to be here......

God, math, and Ramanujan's fascinating story

For his 12th novel The Indian Clerk, David Leavitt, one of America's distinguished writers, chose to work on the relationship between mathematicians G H Hardy and Srinivasa Ramanujan. Leavitt, a......

Tatas to promote IT SEZ in Chennai

Tata Realty and Infrastructure Ltd, a 100 per cent subsidiary of Tata Sons Ltd, will invest Rs 3,500 crore (Rs 35 billion) in setting up an information technology Special Economic Zone at Taramani,......

'I am ecstatic to portray Ramanujan on screen'

Twenty-nine-year-old Abhinay Vaddi plays the mathematics genius Srinivasa Ramanujan in National award winning director Gnana Rajasekharan's forthcoming film Ramanujan. As the grandson of legendary......

Madhavan as Ramanujan, the Mathematical genius

It is not surprising that Hollywood is planning to make a film on Srinivasa Ramanujan, one of the world's great mathematicians. Though born in Tamil Nadu, Ramanujan spent some of his creative time......

Bhama: I don't want to lose my 'good girl' image

Malayalam actor Bhama, famous for her pretty girl-next-door image, has been choosing roles that cater to that perception. She will soon be seen as the wife of legendary mathematician Srinivasa......

Hiccup for Johnny Depp's Mumbai movie

The big budget Johnny Depp film Shantaram has no captain, after director Peter Weir (Master and Commander) quit the project over the weekend. But Warner Bros and Depp, Hollywood insiders say, are......

Hollywood discovers Indian maths genius

Matthew A Brown, the scriptwriter and director of the newly announced biopic The Man Who Knew Infinity, gently laughs offthe headline: 'Suddenly an Indian Mathematician Is Hot, Hot, Hot.'The......

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Q. Which Indian scientist worked as a clerk with the Madras Port Trust?
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Q. Identify Ramanujam and his works ?
Khabardar:  A. Mr. Srinivasa Ramanujan more

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Q. The book 'The Man who knew Infinity' by Robert Kanigel is the biography ofA. Srinivasa RamanujanB. Sir C. V. RamanC. Homi BhabhaD. Vikram Sarabhai
Question Answer:  A. Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar (best known as Srinivasa Ramanujan) was born on December 22, 1887, in Erode about 400 km from Chennai, formerly known...... more

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Q. Can you write down 10 mathematician name here ?
Question Answer:  A. # Carl F. Gauss# Archimedes of Syracuse# Isaac Newton# Leonhard Euler# Euclid of Alexandria# Bernhard Riemann# Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz#...... more

Q. Which Famous Indian mathematician found a method to compute the value of Pi & upto how many decimals?
DhRuV:  A. Oberoi answered it right. Ramanujam's step-by-atep method is used in computers to find out the value of Pi upto 1.7 million decimal places.Thanks...... more

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Technology transfer institute set to take off

The State-Centre Resource Institute for Partnerships in Technology (SCRIPT), a collaborative venture involving the Union Department of Science and... ...
Sarath Babu on 'Ramanujan'

IANS Chennai: Upcoming bilingual biopic 'Ramanujan', which is about the life story of mathematics wizard Srinivasa Ramanujan, is much more than... ...
What ails Indian science?

"Getting funding [for research] is easy in India," said Dr. Mathai Joseph "because there is no competition here. Money is not scarce [though R&D... ...
Workshop on drug design

More than 50 researchers and scientists from around the country gained hands-on experience on drug design tools and simulation software at a... ...
Constant Mathematician

The chemical messages in the DNA decide the form of the complete organism. In the case of Prof. C.S .Seshadri, one can say that double helix of his... ...

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