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I'm a very applied mathematician and software developer.

I blog at The Endeavour and I'm @JohnDCook on Twitter.

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Jul
27
awarded  Yearling
May
4
comment Mathematicians ahead of their time?
Ramanujan was behind his time, practicing a style of math from a generation earlier. He was brilliant, no question, but not ahead of his time.
Apr
28
awarded  Nice Answer
Apr
19
awarded  Notable Question
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9
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
20
accepted Verifying finite simple groups
Sep
19
revised Verifying finite simple groups
added 51 characters in body
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19
revised Verifying finite simple groups
added 158 characters in body
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19
asked Verifying finite simple groups
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17
awarded  Revival
Sep
17
answered Basic categories cheat sheet
Aug
26
accepted Iterative roots of sine
Aug
26
asked Iterative roots of sine
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23
awarded  Good Answer
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22
awarded  Announcer
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13
accepted Notations that are mnemonic outside of English
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13
awarded  Good Question
Aug
13
awarded  Popular Question
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13
awarded  Nice Question
Aug
13
asked Notations that are mnemonic outside of English