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Professor of Mathematics at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and at Yale University

Mar
10
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
2
reviewed Approve suggested edit on matrix-inverse tag wiki excerpt
Feb
22
reviewed Approve suggested edit on Salmon's proof that tangents to a cubic from a point on it have the same cross-ratio
Feb
5
awarded  Announcer
Jan
30
comment Is there an analog of Sperner's lemma for the Hopf invariant?
Lovely question!
Jan
30
comment Logic in mathematics and philosophy
Many thanks Joel, for your answer. As a graet fan (albeit rather ignorant) of both areas (and also of Y. Gurevich) I am certainly happy to hear on stengthening relations between philosophy and set theory/logic.
Jan
30
awarded  Announcer
Jan
19
comment Semi-directed first-passage percolation on $\mathbb{Z}^2$ with deterministic vertical weights
Nice and natural model!
Jan
18
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
16
revised Solutions to the Continuum Hypothesis
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Jan
14
reviewed Approve suggested edit on why is it so cool to square numbers? (in terms of finding the standard deviation)
Jan
13
awarded  Vox Populi
Jan
12
comment Floors of rationals to powers: Infinite number of primes?
Thanks a lot, Lucia and Victor.
Jan
10
awarded  Nice Answer
Jan
8
revised Mathematical study of Mpemba effect?
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Jan
8
comment Mathematical study of Mpemba effect?
I certainly support and encourage questions of this type on MO.
Jan
7
awarded  Nice Question
Jan
7
awarded  Necromancer
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awarded  Necromancer
Jan
6
comment How to start Game theory?
This is a great book!