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Bounded gaps seminar

From Stanley Xiao: I am looking to organize a series of learning seminars on the topic of bounded gaps between primes. In particular we will focus on the paper of Yitang Zhang and the subsequent paper by the polymath project … Continue reading

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On multiple occasions, people I know have given me their own lucid expositions of some topic within mathematics, but lack the motivation to write their ideas up properly anywhere. As an expression of my gratitude, and simply because I want … Continue reading

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Some remarks

This is partly a response to Rafid’s comment on my previous post. I don’t know if my symptoms are beginning to subside or if I’m just fighting more bitterly to stop them from dominating my day, but anyhow, I’m now … Continue reading

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Sick again

So after I recovered from a good month’s worth of pneumonia last term, I figured it would be quite a while before I came down with something again (my habit of eating truckloads of vegetables every week seemed like it … Continue reading

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A remark

Course notes, for example the ones I post on this blog, should not be your sole reference for learning course material. Perhaps I already said something along these lines, but I just want to elaborate a little. This coming September … Continue reading

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PMATH 365

Some of you may have noticed that the PMATH 365 notes for this week (the week of 2013-03-11) mostly have not been posted. I am currently in the process of transcribing these notes from photos of the blackboards I took … Continue reading

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