Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Technology and Science News › [PHYS.ORG] Physicists Attack Math’s $1,000,000 Question
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[PHYS.ORG] Physicists Attack Math’s $1,000,000 Question

post #1 of 8
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Researchers have discovered that the solutions to a famous mathematical function called the Riemann zeta function correspond to the solutions of another, different kind of function that may make it easier to solve one of the biggest problems in mathematics: the Riemann hypothesis. If the results can be rigorously verified, then it would finally prove the Riemann hypothesis, which is worth a $1,000,000 Millennium Prize from the Clay Mathematics Institute.

SOURCE

Physicists get a bad rap for leaning a bit much on the shoulders of mathematicians; nice to see the reverse on display here, utilizing quantum theory, no less.
Up in the Air
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Asus M5a99fx Pro r2.0 PowerColor 7850 2GBD5-2DHE/OC + Arctic Accelero S1 Kingston HyperX 8GB 1866MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD Blue 1 TB 7200 RPM WD Blue 1 TB 7200 RPM Asus 24x DVD-RW Zalman CNPS14X 
OSOSMonitorPower
Ubuntu 14.04 x64 Windows 8.1 x64 HP w2207 Seasonic SS-660XP2 ATX 
CaseOther
Corsair 540 Air Crucial MX100 256GB 
  hide details  
Reply
Up in the Air
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8350 Asus M5a99fx Pro r2.0 PowerColor 7850 2GBD5-2DHE/OC + Arctic Accelero S1 Kingston HyperX 8GB 1866MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD Blue 1 TB 7200 RPM WD Blue 1 TB 7200 RPM Asus 24x DVD-RW Zalman CNPS14X 
OSOSMonitorPower
Ubuntu 14.04 x64 Windows 8.1 x64 HP w2207 Seasonic SS-660XP2 ATX 
CaseOther
Corsair 540 Air Crucial MX100 256GB 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 8
Interesting... but I have to note that physicists learn enough math to do the physics while mathematicians have their heads up in the...clouds.

Plus, no physicist was dumb enough to wage his life in a duel over a slag. Mathematicians have a predilection to go insane (a la Galois). biggrin.gif
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6950X @ 4.30GHz ASUS Rampage V Extreme GTX TITAN Xp (2017) [4-way SLI] 64GB Corsair Dominator Platinum @ 3200MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 850 Pro (256GB) Samsung 840 EVO (1TB) Pioneer BD-203 NZXT Kraken X60 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 10 Pro (x64) Dell UP3218K - 8K Monitor Razer Blackwidow Chroma Corsair AX1500i 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master Cosmos II Razer Mamba Chroma [16,000 DPI] Razer Manticor Sennheiser HD800 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3970X @ 4.80Ghz ASRock Extreme11 GTX-1080 Ti FE [4-Way SLI] Corsair Dominator Platinum 2133Mhz (32GB) 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 EVO (250GB) WD Caviar Black (2TB) ASUS DVD Burner NZXT Kraken X62 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 10 Pro Dell UP3017Q 4K OLED Razer Blackwidow Ultimate EVGA SuperNOVA 1600 T2 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair Air 540 Razer Death Adder 2013 SteelSeries QcK Altec Lansing 2.1 | Sennheiser PC-350 
Audio
AKG K712 Pro + AudioEngine D1 DAC 
  hide details  
Reply
     
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6950X @ 4.30GHz ASUS Rampage V Extreme GTX TITAN Xp (2017) [4-way SLI] 64GB Corsair Dominator Platinum @ 3200MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 850 Pro (256GB) Samsung 840 EVO (1TB) Pioneer BD-203 NZXT Kraken X60 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 10 Pro (x64) Dell UP3218K - 8K Monitor Razer Blackwidow Chroma Corsair AX1500i 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Cooler Master Cosmos II Razer Mamba Chroma [16,000 DPI] Razer Manticor Sennheiser HD800 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3970X @ 4.80Ghz ASRock Extreme11 GTX-1080 Ti FE [4-Way SLI] Corsair Dominator Platinum 2133Mhz (32GB) 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 EVO (250GB) WD Caviar Black (2TB) ASUS DVD Burner NZXT Kraken X62 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Win 10 Pro Dell UP3017Q 4K OLED Razer Blackwidow Ultimate EVGA SuperNOVA 1600 T2 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair Air 540 Razer Death Adder 2013 SteelSeries QcK Altec Lansing 2.1 | Sennheiser PC-350 
Audio
AKG K712 Pro + AudioEngine D1 DAC 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 8
Do math.
Buy Pussay.
post #4 of 8
So 2+2 = 5 is not the famous math equation?
Core i7 Heater
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 @ 4GHz EVGA E760 Classified  evga gtx 950 sc Corsair Dominator GT 12GB DDR3 2000 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung 830 128GB Western Digital Caviar Green 1.5TB  Liteon IHAS124-B Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
SAMSUNG 2433BW ABS SL1050 Zalman Fatal1ty Champ1on Logitech G9x 
Audio
X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty 
  hide details  
Reply
Core i7 Heater
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 920 @ 4GHz EVGA E760 Classified  evga gtx 950 sc Corsair Dominator GT 12GB DDR3 2000 MHz 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Samsung 830 128GB Western Digital Caviar Green 1.5TB  Liteon IHAS124-B Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorPowerCaseMouse
SAMSUNG 2433BW ABS SL1050 Zalman Fatal1ty Champ1on Logitech G9x 
Audio
X-Fi Titanium Fatal1ty 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by JonnyMark View Post

So 2+2 = 5 is not the famous math equation?

Tell the Clay Institute they have a very promising prospect coming!
post #6 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by JonnyMark View Post

So 2+2 = 5 is not the famous math equation?

THERE
ARE
FOUR
LIGHTS
post #7 of 8
They're only a fourth of the way there with this. I spent the better part of a year working on this problem. It's a bit of a shame that I don't have the ability to write out the proof. It's quite beautiful really.
post #8 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by JonnyMark View Post

So 2+2 = 5 is not the famous math equation?

Quote:
Originally Posted by b0oMeR View Post

Tell the Clay Institute they have a very promising prospect coming!

Actually, I think 2+2=3 is accurate when one is speaking about adding what is it 2 protons and two neutrons, or something like that... its the only instance in science where 2+2 does not = 4, I forget the exact names of the atoms though. smile.gif
    
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-7820HK Kaby Lake @ 4.2Ghz GTX 1070 @ 2Ghz boost @ 9008Mhz Vram 16GB 2x8 DDR4 2133 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB NVMe 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
5TB Seagate 2.5" 5400RPM Grizzly Conductonaut on GPU and CPU Win 8.1 WSUS ;) 17.3" 1080p IPS oc'd 100hz GSYNC 
MouseAudioAudio
Naga 2014 + G303 Monolith M560 with XBR 500 earpads Schiit Fulla 1 AMP/DAC over Type C 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
i7-7820HK Kaby Lake @ 4.2Ghz GTX 1070 @ 2Ghz boost @ 9008Mhz Vram 16GB 2x8 DDR4 2133 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB NVMe 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
5TB Seagate 2.5" 5400RPM Grizzly Conductonaut on GPU and CPU Win 8.1 WSUS ;) 17.3" 1080p IPS oc'd 100hz GSYNC 
MouseAudioAudio
Naga 2014 + G303 Monolith M560 with XBR 500 earpads Schiit Fulla 1 AMP/DAC over Type C 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Technology and Science News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Technology and Science News › [PHYS.ORG] Physicists Attack Math’s $1,000,000 Question