Posted by: KG | Wednesday, February 14, 2007

A mathematician (?)

Just a few days back, I learnt about a mathematician “named” Nicolas Bourbaki. Have heard about his work before but this was a sweet surprise.


Responses

  1. Brings to mind another scientist — Student, who used a pseudonym for a different reason.

  2. Thanks for that.. this is the person, I suppose. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Sealey_Gosset


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