A Review of “Partition: A Play on Ramanujan”

  • Krishnaswami Alladi


This is a review of the play “Partition” written by Ira Hauptman, dealing with life of the genius Ramanujan, how he came to England to work with G.H. Hardy and how the two collaborated to produce a most remarkable formula for the partition function.


Partition Function Police Officer Mathematical Formula Integer Solution Life Story 
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© Springer India 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Krishnaswami Alladi
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  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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