Rationality of Galois to Irrationality of Nash

Speaker: 

Ratnik Gandhi Tata Institute of Fundamental Research School of Technology and Computer Science Homi Bhabha Road <b

Time: 

Friday, 3 December 2010 (All day)

Venue: 

  • A-212 (STCS Seminar Room)

I will talk about a simple and interesting way to link Évariste Galois(1811-1832) and John Nash(1928- ). I will also present some issues that I encountered during my explorations while establishing this link.