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Math Circler, ex-Googler and Dad. Now at Facebook.

Oct
14
answered Advice on doing mathematical research
Oct
13
answered Sums of cubes and more
Oct
13
answered Reading list for basic differential geometry?
Oct
12
comment Examples of great mathematical writing
Although my French is fairly weak, I was able to read and immensely enjoy Serre's "Cours d'Arithmetique". Clear, motivated, engaging and simply memorable. "Trees" is incredible.
Oct
9
awarded  Autobiographer
Oct
8
answered Ribbon graph decomposition of the moduli space of curves
Oct
8
awarded  Supporter
Oct
7
answered Does the “continuous locus” of a function have any nice properties?
Sep
30
awarded  Teacher
Sep
29
answered Finite extension of fields with no primitive element