# Ramanujan Current Affairs, GK & News

# Ramanujan Prize for Young Mathematicians

The Ramanujan Prize for Mathematicians for the year 2020 was presented to Dr Carolina Arajuo. She is a mathematician from the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics, Rio de Janerio. About the Ramanujan Prize for Mathematicians It is the prize funded by the Department of Science and Technology in collaboration with International Centre for Theoretical ..

**Month:** Current Affairs - December, 2020

**Category:** Awards, Persons & Places in News

**Topics:** Hardy-Ramanujan number • Ramanujan • Srinivasa Ramanujan

# Israel scientist develops a concept named Ramanujan Machine

The scientists from Technion — Israel Institute of Technology (IIT) have developed a concept & have named Ramanujan Machine, after the Indian mathematician. It is not really a machine but an algorithm that automatically generates conjectures for fundamental constants. The Conjectures are mathematical statements which are proposed as true statements. In other words, they are ..

**Topics:** Fellows of the Royal Society • Fields of mathematics • HR • Mathematical analysis • Mathematics • Number theorists • Pi • Ramanujan • Srinivasa Ramanujan

# 2018 National Mathematics Day (NMD)

The National Mathematics Day (NMD) is celebrated every year in India on December 22 to commemorate the birth anniversary of great mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan. The day also recognizes his contribution to the world of mathematics, which includes mathematical analysis, number theory, infinite series, and continued fractions. The NMD was declared by the then Prime ..

**Topics:** Fields of mathematics • Indian mathematics • Mathematicians • Mathematics • National Mathematics Day • National Mathematics Year • Number theorists • Pi • Ramanujan • Science and technology in India • Srinivasa Ramanujan • The Man Who Knew Infinity

# 2017 National Mathematics Day (NMD)

The National Mathematics Day (NMD) is celebrated every year in India on December 22 to commemorate the birth anniversary of great mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan and to recognize his contribution to mathematics. It was in 2012 that then Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh declared December 22 as National Mathematics Day. In 1917, Ramanujan was elected ..

**Topics:** Fellows of the Royal Society • Fields of mathematics • Indian mathematics • Mathematicians • Mathematics • National Mathematics Day • National Mathematics Year • Number theorists • Ramanujan • Science and technology in India • Srinivasa Ramanujan