current community
chat
MathOverflow
MathOverflow Meta
your communities
Sign up
or
log in
to customize your list.
more stack exchange communities
company blog
Stack Exchange
Inbox
Reputation and Badges
sign up
log in
tour
help
Tour
Start here for a quick overview of the site
Help Center
Detailed answers to any questions you might have
Meta
Discuss the workings and policies of this site
About Us
Learn more about Stack Overflow the company
Business
Learn more about hiring developers or posting ads with us
MathOverflow
Questions
Tags
Users
Badges
Unanswered
Ask Question
Profile
Activity
gowers
Meta User
Network Profile
Reputation
17,257
top
3%
overall
17.3k
15k
12.8k
2013
2014
2015
2016
Top tag
nt.number-theory
Next privilege
20,000 Rep.
Access 'trusted user' tools
Badges
17
110
158
Newest
Nice Answer
Next badge
0/1
Custodian
Impact
~
1.2m
people reached
43 posts edited
0 helpful flags
394 votes cast
summary
answers
questions
tags
badges
favorites
bounties
reputation
all actions
154
Answers
newest
activity
votes
22
Are there any good websites for hosting discussions of mathematical papers?
Jun 19 '13 at 8:43
12
Believing the Conjectures
Oct 25 '12 at 22:16
3
Is every distance-regular graph vertex-transitive?
Sep 7 '12 at 11:27
7
Family of subsets such that there are at most two sets containing two given elements
Mar 30 '12 at 10:21
31
How to write popular mathematics well?
Dec 28 '11 at 15:02
7
Casual tours around proofs
Nov 10 '11 at 10:37
20
Famous mathematicians with background in arts/humanities/law etc
Sep 28 '11 at 20:03
5
Lebesgue non measurability in the plane
Aug 3 '11 at 14:47
6
Proving that a function's image contains (1/n,…,1/n)
Jul 13 '11 at 14:00
4
a game on numbers
Jul 8 '11 at 8:55
4
Asymptotics for Ramsey Theory
Jun 23 '11 at 13:43
10
Asymptotics for Ramsey Theory
Jun 22 '11 at 13:12
11
Arithmetic progressions of length 3 in subset of Z_n of size n^d
Jun 19 '11 at 20:48
6
Showing block diagonal structure of matrix by reordering
Jun 17 '11 at 13:58
10
Examples of theorems misapplied to non-mathematical contexts
May 31 '11 at 22:50
86
Why is differentiating mechanics and integration art?
May 30 '11 at 22:14
5
p\poly and NP definitions
May 26 '11 at 14:54
3
What are some slogans that express mathematical tricks?
May 26 '11 at 9:47
32
Series whose convergence is not known
May 24 '11 at 18:01
1
Video lectures of mathematics courses available online for free
Apr 8 '11 at 9:37
12
Connectivity of the Erdős–Rényi random graph
Mar 30 '11 at 17:14
80
Books you would like to read (if somebody would just write them…)
Jan 24 '11 at 14:55
38
Theorems that are 'obvious' but hard to prove
Jan 11 '11 at 14:34
12
Reasons for the importance of planarity and colorability?
Jan 11 '11 at 8:32
96
Theorems that are 'obvious' but hard to prove
Jan 9 '11 at 16:37
15
Supervenience in mathematics
Jan 8 '11 at 15:35
9
Supervenience in mathematics
Jan 6 '11 at 11:58
28
Examples of undergraduate mathematics separation from what mathematicians should know
Jan 1 '11 at 23:17
1
Non-linear “Fourier analysis”
Dec 21 '10 at 19:56
10
Problems where we can't make a canonical choice, solved by looking at all choices at once
Dec 21 '10 at 15:34
MathOverflow works best with JavaScript enabled