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A sum by RamanujanI read somewhere that Ramanujan said that Does anyone know how this came about or where I might go to read more about it? Thanks #2 20091102 17:26:50
Re: A sum by RamanujanHi identity; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #3 20091104 18:24:06
Re: A sum by RamanujanThanks bobbym, I'll check it out... ramanujan was a very interesting person #4 20091104 19:40:09
Re: A sum by RamanujanHi identity; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. 