Number Theory Seminar: Bob Hough

Event Details

  • Date: Tuesday, Aug 20th 2013 10:00am
  • Venue: 301 TMCB
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  • Speaker: Bob Hough
  • College/Organization: Stanford University

Bob Hough will be speaking about his recent solution to the Minimum Modulus Problem.  Erdos is reported to have said this was his favorite problem.  The solution uses an interesting extension of the Lovasz local lemma from statistics.