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Twin Prime Conjecture

The twin prime conjecture states that, “there are infinitely many primes p such that p + 2 is also prime.” This conjecture is widely believed to be true, but it has yet to be proved or disproved.

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Operations researcher

Operations research applies analytical and mathematical methods to help make better decisions. It deals with such questions as “What is the optimal way to schedule a set of tasks?” and “What is the most efficient way to arrange the flow of traffic?” Examples include the scheduling of a sport team’s games, the restocking of large […]

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NASA Mathematician Recognition

Last month NASA honored Katherine Johnson, an African-American mathematician and centenarian by naming a facility after her located in West Virginia. Johnson’s work included tracking  the orbits of certain major missions, including Alan Shepard’s Freedom 7 in 1961 and John Glenn’s Friendship 7 in 1962. She accomplished these missions, while also overcoming the obstacles of […]