**my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erdos** - *witty and filled with the sort of mathematical puzzles that intrigued erd s and continue to fascinate mathematicians today my brain is open is the story of this strange genius and a journey in his footsteps through the world of mathematics where universal truths await discovery like hidden treasures and where brilliant proofs are poetry*, **my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erd s** - *my brain is open to the mathematical journeys of paul erdos the meaning of life erdos often said was to prove and conjecture*, **my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erdos** - *witty filled with the sort of mathematical puzzles that intrigued erdos and continue to fascinate mathematicians today my brain is open is the story of this strange genius and a journey in his footsteps through the intriguing world of mathematics where universal truths await discovery like hidden treasures and where brilliant proofs are poetry*, **my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erdos** - *my brain is open not book club hardcover book with dust jacket black and purple boards with gold printing on the spine book condition the photos are of the actual item you will receive hello from loran records ebay*, **my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erdos** - *to my mind the advantages of hoffman s book are these first hoffman chose a much more catchy title having wide appeal whereas the phrase my brain is open really only works for people who recognize it as one of erd s s modes of greeting when he turned up unexpectedly on a colleague s doorstep*, **pdf my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul** - *brain still wide open he would take off to mathematical conferences or visit another colleague logging hundreds of miles on his journeys this text is an exploration of the world of mathematics in which erdos moved an exciting world vital to the technology of the 20th century but largely unknown to many*, **my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erd s** - *my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erd s bruce schechter traces the eccentric life of legendary mathematician paul erdos a wandering genius who fled his native hungary during the holocaust and helped devise the mathematical basis of computer science*, **my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erdos** - *witty and filled with the sort of mathematical puzzles that intrigued erdos and continue to fascinate mathematicians today my brain is open is the story of this strange genius and a journey in his footsteps through the world of mathematics where universal truths await discovery like hidden treasures and where brilliant proofs are poetry*, **my brain is open the mathematical journeys of paul erdos** - *schechter s biography of mathematical wizard paul erdos who died in 1996 follows closely on the publication of one by paul hoffman the man who loved only numbers forecasts june 8 curiously bot*, **paul erd s wikipedia** - *paul erd s hungarian erd s p l rd pa l 26 march 1913 20 september 1996 was a hungarian mathematician he was one of the most prolific mathematicians of the 20th century he was known both for his social practice of mathematics he engaged more than 500 collaborators and for his eccentric lifestyle time magazine called him the oddball s oddball*