Theoretical beauty x Practical utility = Impact of your work. By Theoretical Beauty, I mean the ability/capacity of "Unification" of any concept/idea. (not proving consistency or rate of convergence). Practical utility denotes the generic … [Continue reading] about Impact: The way I see it
article by Mark van der Laan, which has a number of noteworthy aspects. I feel it’s an excellent just-in-time reminder, which rightly demands a change in perspective: “We have to start respecting, celebrating, and teaching important theoretical … [Continue reading] about Models of Convenience to Useful Models
Think Different https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rwsuXHA7RA]]> … [Continue reading] about The Misfits. The Rebels. The Troublemakers.
Murray Gell-Mann discussing why elegant equations more likely to be right than inelegant ones. What is Beauty ? When in terms of some mathematical notation, you can write the theory in a very brief space, without a lot of complication that's … [Continue reading] about Beauty and Truth
Manjul Bhargava in his recent interview mentioned “Mathematics is about coming up with your own creative ways to come to that one right answer. There's not one path and everybody has their personal path that they can discover and that's what makes it … [Continue reading] about Answer Machine vs. Single Answer