Complex Quantum Systems and Number Theory
Presenter: Jonathan Keating
Published: January 2010
Age: 22 and upwards
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Source/institution: Royal Society
The last few years have seen the emergence of remarkable connections between fluctuation statistics in complex quantum systems and some long-standing and important problems in number theory, such as the distribution of the primes. They are still mysterious, but have led to significant new advances.