A Life Inspired by an Unexpected Genius

The mathematician Ken Ono, Member (1995–97) in the School of Mathematics, believes that the story of Srinivasa Ramanujan—mathematical savant and two-time college dropout—holds valuable lessons for how we find and reward hidden genius. Quanta Magazine spoke with Ono about finding his way as a mathematician and a mentor, and about Ramanujan’s inspiring brand of creativity. Read more http://ow.ly/QHeJ300vjnp.


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