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ESP Biography


Major: Mathematics/Statistics

College/Employer: Not available.

Year of Graduation: 2010

Picture of Kazuo Yamazaki

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Past Classes

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M490: Who Wants to be a Millionaire... by solving a really difficult math problem? in Splash! Fall 2009 (Oct. 10 - 11, 2009)
In celebration of new Millennium, the Clay Mathematics Institute offered $1 Million dollar to anybody who solves 7 selected mathematical problems. One of them has been solved, namely Poincare's Conjecture. We discuss one of the 6 unsolved problems, the Navier-Stokes Equation. While the subject in serious detail is apt for advanced graduate students, the class is intended only to give an idea of the significance of the Navier-Stokes Equation and its main difficulty.