Professor Brian Butterworth is a neuroscientist who specialises in numbers and mathematics.

More from this interview at https://youtu.be/FCS4b3OjVJM

Professor Brian Butterworth is a neuroscientist who specialises in numbers and mathematics.

More from this interview at https://youtu.be/FCS4b3OjVJM

Many people are surprised to learn that for most of my school years, I despised math.

Seriously, I hated it.

People are usually taken aback, given that I work in AI and Data Science.

However, there was always one branch of math that always fascinated me.

Numberphile explores the wondrous world of trigonometry.

Numberphile explains a recent breakthrough in graph theory A counterexample to Hedetniemi’s conjecture – featuring Erica Klarreich.

Read Erica Klarreich’s Quanta article on this subject: https://www.quantamagazine.org/mathematician-disproves-hedetniemis-graph-theory-conjecture-20190617/

And visit her website: http://www.ericaklarreich.com/

Yaroslav Shitov’s breakthrough paper: https://arxiv.org/abs/1905.02167

The Dynamical Uniform Boundedness Conjecture with Dr Holly Krieger, the Corfield Lecturer at the University of Cambridge as well as a Fellow at Murray Edwards College.

Numberphile interviews James Harris Simmons, who has an estimated worth of $14 billion. Learn how math played a role in his success.