A Most Profound Math Problem

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As Lance Fortnow describes in his new book, “The Golden Ticket: P, NP and the Search for the Impossible,” P versus NP is “one of the great open problems in all of mathematics” not only because it is extremely difficult to solve but because it has such obvious practical applications. Source: The New Yorker

 

 

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College of Computing, School of Computer Science

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Art Research, Computer Science/Information Technology and Security
Keywords
Lance Fortnow; P; NP; The Golden Ticket; Book; Mathematics;
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  • Created By: Michaelanne Dye
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: May 3, 2013 - 7:47am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:26pm