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Submission + - Ramanujan's Deathbed Conjecture Finally Proven (

jomama717 writes: "Another chapter in the fascinating life of Srinivasa Ramanujan appears to be complete:

While on his death bed, the brilliant Indian mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan cryptically wrote down functions he said came to him in dreams, with a hunch about how they behaved. Now 100 years later, researchers say they've proved he was right.


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Ramanujan's Deathbed Conjecture Finally Proven

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