Monday Night PlayGround MATH NIGHT, presented in association with MSRI
February 17, 2014 at 8pm
performing at Berkeley Repertory Theatre

Topic: A PASSION FOR PRIMES

There will be a free pre-performance discussion at 7:10pm.


The following articles and links provide additional background on this month's topic.

"Unheralded Mathematician Bridges the Prime Gap" by Erica Klarreich (Quanta Magazine, 5/19/13)

"Together and Alone, Closing the Prime Gap" by Erica Klarreich (Quanta Magazine, 11/19/13)

Yitang Zhang Bio (Wikipedia)

T.T. Moh's "Apologia" re Yitang Zhang

Prime Number Races by Andrew Granville and Greg Martin

Richard Evan Schwartz' childrens book, "You Can Count On Monsters"

Prime Numbers (Wikipedia)

Euclid's Theorem on an Infinite Number of Primes (Wikipedia)

"Primes in intervals of bounded length" by Andrew Granville