Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 October 2017

176 Pages


ISBN: 9780198788287

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Closing the Gap

The Quest to Understand Prime Numbers

Vicky Neale

  • A unique look at the biggest recent event in number theory
  • Looks not only at the breakthroughs on the Twin Primes Conjecture, but also the public collaboration aspects of the Polymath8 project
  • Plenty of visual imagery and sketches to illustrate key ideas
  • Provides a glimpse into how the international mathematical community works