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Srinivasa Ramanujan


Explained: Why India marks National Mathematics Day on December 22

January 22, 2021 2:43 pm

Ramanujan’s genius has been regarded by mathematicians to be at par with Euler and Jacobi from the 18th and 19th centuries, respectively.

Explained: What is Ramanujan Machine, and why is it named after the Indian mathematician?

January 27, 2021 8:58 am

Throughout his life, Ramanujan came up with novel equations and identities —including equations leading to the value of pi — and it was usually left to formally trained mathematicians to prove these.

Why do we celebrate National Mathematics Day on December 22?

December 22, 2019 11:18 am

Born in 1887 in Erode, Tamil Nadu, the story of Ramanujan’s tryst with mathematics is one of the most engaging tales read, depicted and performed through various works of art.

India celebrates National Mathematics Day in memory of Srinivasa Ramanujan

December 21, 2018 6:26 pm

Dev Patel-starrer 'The Man Who Knew Infinity' (2015) was the latest tribute to the mathematics wizard by the popular cinema.

A passage to infinity: The untold story of Srinivasa Ramanujan

December 06, 2015 8:56 am

Matthew Brown’s film, The Man Who Knew Infinity, is an account of the unlikely friendship between two mathematicians, GH Hardy and Srinivasa Ramanujan. Beyond the biopic, this is the story of a little boy from Kumbakonam and his struggle to prove his theorems – and himself.

Srinivasa Ramanujan's biopic to get gala screening at TIFF

September 15, 2015 2:48 pm

"The Man Who Knew Infinity", a biopic on Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan, will have a gala opening at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2015.

'Ramanujan' trailer inspires, touches hearts

June 27, 2014 2:09 pm

The 'Ramanujan' trailer has inspired and touched the hearts of audiences who are now eagerly looking forward to the film.

The Mentor’s Signed On

December 10, 2013 5:09 am

Irons will play GH Hardy,the British mathematician who took Ramanujan from obscurity in Edwardian India and installed him in the halls of Cambridge University.

PM faces black flags over dam in Tamil Nadu

December 27, 2011 3:57 am

Visiting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was greeted with protests,black flags and memorandums today in Tamil Nadu,with parties cutting across political lines

Formula that captivated Ramanujan found

January 28, 2011 11:45 am

A puzzle that caught the attention of Ramanujan seems to have become a little more clear.