Tezpur University is organising a national conference on theoretical physics from 8th February to 12th February 2012. The list of speakers include: Prof. Rajeev Bhalerao, TIFR, Mumbai (confirmed) Dr. Suktisama Ghosh, IIG, Mumbai (confirmed) Prof. R. Godbole, IISC, Bangaluru (confirmed) Prof. Manoranjan Khan, JU, Kolkata (confirmed) Prof. Pushpa Khare, IUCAA,...

  The SASTRA Ramanujan Prize, founded by Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy (SASTRA) University in Kumbakonam, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan's hometown, is awarded every year to a young mathematician judged to have done outstanding work in Ramanujan's fields of interest. The age limit for the prize has been set at 32...

  "Since the mathematicians have invaded the theory of relativity, I do not understand it myself any more." -- Albert Einstein "Only professional mathematicians learn anything from proofs. Other people learn from explanations." -- Ralph Boas "An engineer thinks that his equations are an approximation to reality. A...

  The 53rd International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) was held this year at Mar del Plata, Argentina. The question papers can be downloaded here. The 52nd IMO was held last year at the Netherlands. The IMO problem short-list with the solutions of that IMO can be downloaded here. The...