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Who is your favorite mathematician / scientist?

Which mathematician / scientist do you admire the most?

You can choose from the classic ones like Euclid, Gauss, Euler, Newton, Einstein, or from the modern-day versions like Andrew Wiles, Peter Higgs, Grigori Perelman, Zhang Yitang, etc.

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3 years, 9 months ago

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I must say, unfortunately, I have not researched many mathematicians/scientists enough to give an honest opinion of them. I think they are all great enough just for loving math and the logical world. Some tops though:

1) Calvin L
2) Peter T

3) The rest of the Brilliant team (which really encompasses and ties with #1 and #2, just that those two get mentioned a lot. Seriously, thank you unnamed people.)

4) The whole Brilliant community of users

5) Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, because I read a biography about him and he has a funny first name. Justin Wong · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Justin Wong guess what? I'm named after that mathematician who has a funny first name ;) Leibniz Sy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Leibniz Sy May Leibniz bless your Calculus! Christopher Boo · 3 years, 2 months ago

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@Justin Wong I assure you my contributions to science(geology) are nearly irrelevant and my contributions to mathematics non-existent. We are flattered nontheless :) Peter Taylor Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Peter Taylor I would beg to differ. I don't know about your geographical intelligence, but as for mathematic contributions you are wrong.

You, through Brilliant, have inspired countless individuals, most notably youths, who are now ready to tackle the field of mathematics themselves. You have helped start a website that reaches not only thousands today but potentially thousands more in the future. You have the privilege of talking to the minds of tomorrow. You have the privilege of vicariously experiencing hundreds of discoveries that We will make. You are among the most admired people today for what you've done, no matter how indirectly you've done it.

*Where "you" is the plural form in addressing the Brilliant team, of course. Justin Wong · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Justin Wong how about that Pete?

What a nice compliment by Justin. Way to go Brilliant team. Angel Leon · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Angel Leon Oh, pshaw, it's not a compliment by me. It was merely a worded expression representing the summary of the sentiment of all Brilliant users.

After all, they did sign up for "A swashbuckling work environment and a chance to change the world." Justin Wong · 3 years, 9 months ago

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S.Ramanujan Snehdeep Arora · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehdeep Arora me too!!! Anshuman Singh · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehdeep Arora me too !! Akshay Vaishnav · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehdeep Arora consider me as well....i think it is not a coincidence that all Indian Mathematicians have Ramanujan as their favorite ....but I also like Shakuntala Devi and Aryabhatta.... Vaibhav Reddy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Vaibhav Reddy No offence but Sakuntala Devi as a calculation prodigy.....not a mathematician..... Biswadeep Sen · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Biswadeep Sen yeah...thnx for correcting...but always remember her....today is her birthday Vaibhav Reddy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Vaibhav Reddy actually yesterday Vaibhav Reddy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehdeep Arora He is mine also Divyansh Singhal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehdeep Arora The genius who came from humble beginnings, gotta love him Nikhil Pandya · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Richard Feynman, who among other things liked physics, math and bongo drums! Shivanshu Mishra · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Shivanshu Mishra Same here. He was not just a scientist he was a pretty cool dude. Yash Talekar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Yash Talekar Yeah, absolutely. Shivanshu Mishra · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Shivanshu Mishra I also support that one Swapnil Rajawat · 3 years, 5 months ago

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Euler. \(e^{ix} = cos(x) + isin(x)\) Zi Song Yeoh · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Zi Song Yeoh God equation...if this does not blow your mind you have no emotions ;) Biswadeep Sen · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Zi Song Yeoh Can you please mind telling me what's that ? Priyansh Sangule · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Priyansh Sangule Euler's Formula. From that formula we get what is hailed as the most beautiful equation in existence, Euler's Equation (or Identity, more accurate that way). Nikhil Pandya · 3 years, 9 months ago

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John von Neumann without a doubt for me.

One of the most impactful and prolific geniuses of our time.

He made major contributions to a number of fields, including mathematics (foundations of mathematics, functional analysis, ergodic theory, geometry, topology, and numerical analysis), physics (quantum mechanics, hydrodynamics, and fluid dynamics), economics (game theory), computer science (Von Neumann architecture, linear programming, self-replicating machines, stochastic computing), and statistics. Angel Leon · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I'll pick a scientist. Let's go with Michele Besso.

And all of you go "who?" The better question is "why?"

Schweitzer and Curie are nice too. David Mattingly Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@David Mattingly Possibly because of how he influenced other scientists, rather than make direct contributions? Nikhil Pandya · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Nikhil Pandya That's one part, yes. The other is that, imho, mathematical or scientific genius is a gift and outside anyone's control. How people use their gifts and live their life is what I feel is important. Hence Besso, who never got the credit he deserved, remained humble and not bitter towards his friend, Einstein, and stayed a "good man" with his wife and family. For those who don't know the story of Einstein and Besso, see here. David Mattingly Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Mr. Zuming Feng for Math, Prof. Walter Lewin for Physics. Ahaan Rungta · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Hmm I am fickle about favorites, but right now my polymath hero of the moment is probably Militun Milankovitch. Not someone you read about everyday, but I am fond of his work. Peter Taylor Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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mine is the one who I am named after, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz! :D Leibniz Sy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Leibniz Sy Your parents are genius as well. :) Mirza Baig · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Well two awesome people I know are #1 Piyushkumar Palan Sir and #2 My friend Darshak Mehta.. Both extremely fast in thinking and new Brilliant users... Kshitij Khandelwal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Kshitij Khandelwal Isn't it exciting to have your friends on Brilliant, and you get to learn from how they think! Calvin Lin Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Calvin Lin Thanks Calvin L. sir for warm Welcome. Me and my More than 45 of young students and friends enjoy brilliant.org now...U rock ! Piyushkumar Palan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Calvin Lin True sir... Kshitij Khandelwal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Kshitij Khandelwal Hi Kshitij !!!!!!! Prathamesh Kulkarni · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Prathamesh Kulkarni Hi Parthuu... Kshitij Khandelwal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Kshitij Khandelwal thanks kshitij....i don't deserve mention on this page. Having said that i am the fan of my own abilities, grateful for that and also fortunate to know people with higher degree n variety of abilities in same realm and many other realms. Its humbling. Piyushkumar Palan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Kshitij Khandelwal Hello Kshitij! :) Vikram Waradpande · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Vikram Waradpande hey Vikram!! How're you?? Kshitij Khandelwal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Kshitij Khandelwal I'm doing good! How about you? Vikram Waradpande · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Vikram Waradpande Fine Kshitij Khandelwal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Gauss without any doubt!!. And what's yours Calvin?? Juan Rodrígez · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Juan Rodrígez Probably Zi Song \(^{^{mine \space too}}\) Logan Dymond · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Logan Dymond I'm not a mathematician. Zi Song Yeoh · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Zi Song Yeoh Look at you being all humble

Why don't you go turn down a Fields medal and a million dollars Logan Dymond · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Zi Song Yeoh Well sir you are a mathematician... And a very intelligent one... And you are so young still so gifted.. That's why "sir." My younger brother is 13 and hardly does simple mensuration calculations.... I wonder if I know half as much as you.. Keep it up!! I am sure brilliant is proud to have you sir.. Kshitij Khandelwal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Logan Dymond What is Zi Song's age??? Is he really 12??? :3 Jubayer Nirjhor · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Jubayer Nirjhor Yes he is really 12 years old. Tan Li Xuan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Tan Li Xuan I don't believe.. Give me a proof.. Snehal Shekatkar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehal Shekatkar He is, in IMO training program in Malaysia, same as I used to be :P He got short-listed to the top 12 last year. Yong See Foo · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehal Shekatkar He won the Peter O'Halloran Certificate in the AMC this year in the Upper Primary category.(He is one of two winners in the primary category,the other is in Middle Primary) Tan Li Xuan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Snehal Shekatkar I can't believe too... :/ Jubayer Nirjhor · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Jubayer Nirjhor Lol time dilation! Jun Das · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I like Kronecker, who saw equations as pieces of poetry or art, He also believed that "God made the integers, and everything else is man's attempt to improve on God." A somewhat controversial man - but I really admire his passion! Eva Donlon · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Eva Donlon This is a great addition. Thanks for pointing him out to me Eva. Silas Hundt Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I am very much inspired by Nikola Tesla whose many of the great discoveries most people don't know about. He invented the "Alternating Current". He was the one who invented Radar, Remote control, Neon lightning, modern electic motor, wireless communications and many many more things but never got the credit. He even built a tower which could provide free wireless energy to the whole Earth but it was demolished before its completion, due to lack of funding and no profit.

To know about more of his inventions and discoveries, you can go to this link - http://theoatmeal.com/comics/tesla Prakkash Manohar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Prakkash Manohar As brilliant an engineer as he was, I think he was a bit of a crackpot (http://physics.stackexchange.com/questions/2322/teslas-theory-of-gravity) when it came to physics. I'm also not sure how much energy that scheme could really have supplied, although I'd love to read a more in depth analysis of the design. A L · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Michio Kaku Djordje Marjanovic · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I request Brilliant to start survey about this. In a survey, there will be a list of scientists which people can add (names only.. no comments) and other people can either vote up existing or add new name to the list if their favorite is not in the list. This way we will see a clear picture. Can you do it Calvin sir? Snehal Shekatkar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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S. Ramanujan, obviously. Rohit Kanrar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Well mine is Ramanujan.... We must count each scientist name in comments Dinesh Chavan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Mine is Newton :) Jatin Yadav · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Jatin Yadav Hmm.. really.. we must'nt forget him.. Krishna Jha · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Among mathematicians I like S.Ramanujan because of his exceptional contributions in almost every branch of mathematics even without any formal training. He had a great insight and made huge mental leaps in arriving at a result.

Among scientists as you see from my profile picture, I like Einstein. Krishna Jha · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Gauss is definitely amazing but my favourite is Ramanujan. I also like Peter Higgs. Shubham Bhargava · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Evariste Galois. Galois was such a young mathematician yet he created a new field in mathematics, what would happen if he had lived longer, would the world be different today in aspects such as technology? Victor Phan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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There is no maths without zero we can see calculations based on zero in the book of aryabhatta Who invented zero? Swamicharan Medisetti · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Swamicharan Medisetti It's almost impossible to imagine a world without zero. It's even crazier to think that people could do math for centuries without that concept!

In a similar vein, it's almost impossible to imagine a world without irrational numbers. Yet, during the time of Pythagoras, believing in the existence of irrational numbers can get you killed. Calvin Lin Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Calvin Lin yes irrational numbers are important but zero is more important we all know that computer language is in the form of zeros and ones . computer not works Swamicharan Medisetti · 3 years, 8 months ago

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@Swamicharan Medisetti but it was Brahmagupta who gave it a definite symbol. Aryabhata or Brahmagupta whoever it may be the contribution of indians in the field of mathematics is really outstanding Anirudh N · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Lots of them... Definitely Euler, Wiles and Perelman on your list. The others I admire as well but these three more so. I would also include Feynman, Schrodinger and Dirac. Perelman is admirable for his modesty, Wiles for his willingness to work on one problem until solution and Euler for his amazing creativity with mathematics. Cole Coupland · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Hi! I'm a new member of brilliant..about the question I would like to mention two of them,Mr.Ramanujan and Mr.Stephen Hawking...both give me inspiration... Ramya Bhat · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Ramya Bhat Welcome to Brilliant! I hope you have been enjoying the problems and discussions.

Those 2 are indeed gods in their fields. I would love to have a goddess visit me in my sleep and whisper amazing math equations to me :) Of course, those equations were related to ones that Ramanujan was already innately aware of, and his brain was making various connections while sleeping. Calvin Lin Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Stephen Hawking is to be admired, who has the capacity to discover the wonders of the universe from a wheelchair? Surely no one else! Tanmay Bhatt · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Tanmay Bhatt Well..I also do the same...but on the toilet seat( no offense ) :P Vaibhav Reddy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Ramanujan is most popular. Yaaay! Shubham Bhargava · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Richard Feynman!! Jun Das · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Jun Das and Tesla Jun Das · 3 years, 9 months ago

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My all time favourite mathematician is SRINIVASA RAMANUJAN. In the present mathematicians I like DR. ARTHUR BENJAMIN from Harvey Mudd college, California. I would like to see him in real at least once Basant kumar Bhala · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Basant kumar Bhala Well....I also like Arthur Benjamin....to be frank...I actually learnt a few tricks from his book...they were awesome.... Vaibhav Reddy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I admire Albert Einstein the most. Shreyansh Chhajer · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I admire Terence Tao (youngest to participate in the IMOs ever) and Ciprian Manolescu (submitted perfect paper at the IMOs "3 times" consecutively) Bhargav Das · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Bhargav Das and u too :P Jun Das · 3 years, 9 months ago

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undoubtedly the king of mathematics is ramanujan Starwar Clone · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Bernhard Riemann.. I wish he had got 40 more years like Guass in his life.. Snehal Shekatkar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Grigori Perelman. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grigori_Perelman Ching Z · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Ramanujan, Andrew Wiles and Farmat Sabab Ahad · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Euler by far! Ramanujan is pretty cool too, though. Cody Johnson · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Cody Johnson I always thought very few people outside India knew about Ramanujan...hmm I guess I am a frog in the well... Vaibhav Reddy · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Einstein for sure! I especially like reading his article "On the electrodynamics of moving bodies" I think it's the best way to learn relativity. Samuel Hatin · 3 years, 9 months ago

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It's Srinivasan Ramanujan Abhishek Singh · 12 months ago

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Einstein and Ramanujan are my favourites Sriram Venkatesan · 3 years, 3 months ago

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Richard Feynman - I believe he understood quantum mechanics better than anyone. (y) Carl Friedrich Gauss - Divergence theorem in calc, also did a lot of work on other fields. Gottfried Leibniz - I think he should as famous as Isaac Newton but meh... X'D

My top three. :'-D Could say more but, there are lot of 'em. Vishnuram Leonardodavinci · 3 years, 4 months ago

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@Vishnuram Leonardodavinci Can you add a solution to the flight of a housefly. Milun Moghe · 3 years, 4 months ago

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Albert Einstein Sergent Major Majid Khan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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those are all good mathematician...........but 1.einstein & 2. newton are most preferable to me... Kono Nibi Nah · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I am truly surprised that no one has mentioned my favorite mathematicians: Alexander Grothendieck and Paul Erdos. They published some of the most beautiful and influential papers in recent times and were true badasses. Jose R Urriola · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Fermat :) Zardo Michael · 3 years, 9 months ago

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favourite scientists- Nikola Tesla, Ludwig Boltzmann mathematician- Gauss, Ramanujan Rishabh Mallik · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Donald E. Knuth Gustav Bertram · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Évariste Galois Abhro Rahman · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Isaac Newton (for gravity and calculus(he called it fluxion)),Albert Einstein (general and special theory of relativity), Stephen Hawking (his fundamental work into black hole mechanics) and Peter Higgs (for the discovery of the God Particle, Higgs-Boson, the particle that gives mass. Sharky Kesa · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Best Mathematicians for Me :

Leonhard Euler - Georg Cantor - Kurt Godel - Alan Turing - John Horton Conway . Syler Haker · 3 years, 9 months ago

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as my dear friend kshitij said my sir piyush palan sir and my friend darshak mehta are really good mathematicians ...... Sumedh Bang · 3 years, 9 months ago

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probably the 7th century indian mathematician Brahmagupta who introduced '0'. I can't even imagine math without 0 Anirudh N · 3 years, 9 months ago

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well richard feynman is my favorite i aslo admire john nash and stephen hawking Mohamed A.B · 3 years, 9 months ago

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David Hilbert definitely. Samuel Queen · 3 years, 9 months ago

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My favorite is Lokesh S.... always available no exception. Lokesh Sharma · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Srinivasa Ramanujan! Stephen Hawking! Vasavi GS · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Gauss :) By the way how about the computer scientist? Andrias Yuwantoko · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Tesla Aejeth Lord · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Fakhruddin Razi ror Physic Al Khwarizmi for Mathematic and ISLAMIC Scientist are great!! Juang Bhakti Hastyadi · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Juang Bhakti Hastyadi It's amazing how much of the intellectual achievements of antiquity from India, Persia, Greece, and Rome were only accessible and preserved for European consumption due to the further scholarship and innovations of Islamic thinkers. Peter Taylor Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Juang Bhakti Hastyadi The Islamic thinkers of the middle ages were great indeed! I am particularly fond of Al Khwarizmi. Many co-credit him with the invention of algebra. Peter Taylor Staff · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Juang Bhakti Hastyadi Hahaha.. why do you relate religion and science? All religions will doom to absurdities as science will progress more and more.. by the way.. Religions have already become absurdities for me! Snehal Shekatkar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Ramanujan is my favorite mathematician Divyansh Singhal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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So many greats to choose from, but who could go past Euler. The beauty of some of his theorems and identities, the leaps of logic and intuition in number series, and the sheer amount of mathematics that was discovered by just one person is amazing.

Physicists and mathematicians sometimes jest that, in an effort to avoid naming everything after Euler, discoveries and theorems are named after the "first person after Euler to discover it" Ryan Carson · 3 years, 9 months ago

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i can't decide between newton and einstein.. they both made such incredible leaps of intuition Jord W · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Euler with his enormous amount of papers and diverse fields of research! :) Anqi Li · 3 years, 9 months ago

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My favourite right now is Mandelbrot. But it will probably change soon (I had a lot of favourites...........) Steven Lee · 3 years, 9 months ago

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ISAAC NEWTON Gabe Enciso Talib · 2 years, 8 months ago

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@Gabe Enciso Talib *Issac Newton :P Abhishek Singh · 12 months ago

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actually... this is my story... I haven't loved any mathematician or scientist truly... instead, I loved their contributions... it may be a thankless act, but they are not alive now... But the best was of Georg cantor... Fahad Shihab · 3 years, 2 months ago

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what about ramanujam and aryabhatta u can't miss them out Prajwal Kavad · 3 years, 2 months ago

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One of my favorite scientists at the moment is Rosalind Franklin. She found out that the DNA structure was actually a double helix. The structure of DNA is important because it affects in DNA copying, mitosis, etc. Here is the famous picture of what she found:

http://kellytim.files.wordpress.com/2008/02/franklin-typebphoto.jpg Sherry Sarkar · 3 years, 9 months ago

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ahmed zewil Tarek Yahia · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Enrico Fermi Nevin El Gameel · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Many people think that Einstein changes the world, but they did not know the history of the science. Aditya Pandey · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Aditya Pandey He did not change the world but changed the way we see it.. Krishna Jha · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Newton, because he changes the view of the world about the most important thing, thinking. That was forgotten by the people of the world at that time. Aditya Pandey · 3 years, 9 months ago

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i have many favorites but from the old days (1400-1850) i prefer Gauss,Euler,Lagrange,Fourier,Poincare,Weierstrass,Riemann and from the modern (1900-present) ones i like John Nash,John von Neumann,David Hilbert,Grigori Perelman and Terence Tao. Asit Shigwan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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einstein, newton,andrew wiles,peter higgs, grigori perelman,zhang yitang Dibakar Db · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Scientist:Issac Newton,Albert Einstein,Nikola Tesla,Stephen Hawking Mathematician:Euclid,Carl Fredrich Gauss,Leonhard Euler,Alan Mathison Turing(also Computer Scientist),Terence Tao Biswadeep Sen · 3 years, 9 months ago

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please search john Nash in your computer and then lets talk about that. Mohammad mostafa Oladzad · 3 years, 9 months ago

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My fav scientist is Stephen Hawking Samrit Pramanik · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Ramanujan Anupam Venugopal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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isaac Newton and wilhelm leibniz Shekhar Lv · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Einstein Harshal Parikh · 3 years, 9 months ago

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The scientist that I admire is Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein they are really cool :D Jaimeline Marcelo · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Ive got dozens of favourites... Newton, Eistein, Ramanujam, Homi baba... but my current favoruite? my maths teacher. Ramya Padmanabhan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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aryabhatta.....who else? he played the most important role of giving the concept of 0 Vishal Mundra · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Albert einstein..........because he was not good at studying,and become a scientist.:) Sreehari Vp · 3 years, 9 months ago

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I don't have a favourite scientist, because everyone were equal. The reason for their greatness was "one made it, but others made it better" Fahad Shihab · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Well, Mines is Leonada Da Vinci ...He is the awesomest guy....Made the sketches of Helicopters centuries ago it was made....No one has been able to compete him....Myths are that that he was in kind of alien stuff and met aliens...Which made him so darn intelligent... Nishant Puzuzu · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Classic :Gauss Modern:John Tate Adeeb Zaman · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Guess who?

But I also love Grigori Perelman! Gabriel Lisboa · 3 years, 9 months ago

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yeah Peter Higgs GO HIGGS BOSON!!! Arlo Andallo · 3 years, 9 months ago

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MY FAVORITE MATHEMATICIAN IS CLAVIN L. Aadarsh Singh · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Newton Jonathan Dumale · 3 years, 9 months ago

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mine is also Srinivasa Ramanujan. He lived till the age of 32 and if he had lived for more years then he could make more contribution to his fields even more what Guass, Newton, Einstien etc. made, Also he didnt have any formal training in mathematics.Also Aryabhatta who gave 0 Sahil Goyal · 3 years, 9 months ago

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S. Ramanujan Vidit Lohia · 3 years, 9 months ago

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the human Rohan Singh · 3 years, 9 months ago

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aryabhatta Ravindar Chandran · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Bill Gosper and John Horton Conway. Nico Puada · 3 years, 9 months ago

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As for mathematicians who weren't yet mentioned, I'd like to mention Andrey Nickolaevich Kolmogorov, one of the greatest mathematicians of 20th century. He made a huge impact in various areas of mathematics, such as topology, math logic, mechanics, probability theory, etc. Aleksey Korobenko · 3 years, 9 months ago

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everiste galois Soham Chanda · 3 years, 9 months ago

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For me its Einstein and Ramanujan. Tejas Kasetty · 3 years, 9 months ago

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ramanujan Attain k Gupta · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Ramanujan and Aryabhatt. Akshat Jain · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Hey,did anybody start thinking on the millenium prize problems? Avishkar Rajeshirke · 3 years, 9 months ago

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As for math, i'd say Ramanujam, he was a 'self-taught' mathematician with no formal coaching whatsoever. As for scientists, i'd say Richard Feynman. Some people say he probably had an IQ greater than that of Einstein's ! (plus he was not only a physicist but also a great author and philosopher; he was 'spiritual') Gaurav Simha · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Ramanujan pascal Vikas Verma · 3 years, 9 months ago

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@Vikas Verma right captain Swapnil Rajawat · 3 years, 5 months ago

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James Clerk Maxwell Shubh Srivastav · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Gauss, Euler !!!!! Aisyah Chairani · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Fermat, Euler, Galois, and of course, Gauss..:) Leonardo Chandra · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Pi, he is still working his math magic behind the scenes, it is so insperational... I don't think he will ever stop. Too Much Swag · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Andrew Wiles Debjyoti Chattopadhyay · 3 years, 8 months ago

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NEWTON Nandhini Nandz · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Euler,Gauss and Ramanujan Soham Dibyachintan · 3 years, 9 months ago

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RAMANUJAN Vishw Srivastava · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Myself... :D Seriously, don't any of you geniuses love yourselves? :P Dhruv Baid · 3 years, 9 months ago

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myself :). jk, Einstein is my favorite Liam Lawson · 3 years, 9 months ago

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of course me!! Elman Cabacang · 3 years, 9 months ago

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Myself XD Philips Zephirum Lam · 3 years, 9 months ago

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i think its me ...............!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :p Kunal Taneja · 3 years, 9 months ago

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