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Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture

Directed by George Paul Csicsery
United States, 2015
Documentary, Biography, History

Synopsis

In April 2013, a lecturer at the University of New Hampshire submitted a paper to the Annals of Mathematics. Within weeks word spread – a little-known mathematician, with no permanent job, working in complete isolation had made an important breakthrough towards solving the Twin Prime Conjecture.

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Counting from Infinity: Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture Directed by George Paul Csicsery