References for Srinivasa Ramanujan


  1. O Ore, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830903569.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9062575/Srinivasa-Ramanujan

Books:

  1. B C Berndt and R A Rankin, Ramanujan : Letters and commentary (Providence, Rhode Island, 1995).
  2. G H Hardy, Ramanujan (Cambridge, 1940).
  3. R Kanigel, The man who knew infinity : A life of the genius Ramanujan (New York, 1991).
  4. J N Kapur (ed.), Some eminent Indian mathematicians of the twentieth century (Kapur, 1989).
  5. S Ram, Srinivasa Ramanujan (New Delhi, 1979).
  6. S Ramanujan, Collected Papers (Cambridge, 1927).
  7. S R Ranganathan, Ramanujan : the man and the mathematician (London, 1967).
  8. P K Srinivasan, Ramanujan : Am inspiration 2 Vols. (Madras, 1968).

Articles:

  1. P V Seshu Aiyar, The late Mr S Ramanujan, B.A., F.R.S., J. Indian Math. Soc. 12 (1920), 81-86.
  2. G E Andrews, An introduction to Ramanujan's 'lost' notebook, Amer. Math. Monthly 86 (1979), 89-108.
  3. B Berndt, Srinivasa Ramanujan, The American Scholar 58 (1989), 234-244.
  4. B Berndt and S Bhargava, Ramanujan - For lowbrows, Amer. Math. Monthly 100 (1993), 644-656.
  5. B Bollobas, Ramanujan - a glimpse of his life and his mathematics, The Cambridge Review (1988), 76-80.
  6. B Bollobas, Ramanujan - a glimpse of his life and his mathematics, Eureka 48 (1988), 81-98.
  7. J M Borwein and P B Borwein, Ramanujan and pi, Scientific American 258 (2) (1988), 66-73.
  8. S Chandrasekhar, On Ramanujan, in Ramanujan Revisited (Boston, 1988), 1-6.
  9. L Debnath, Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887-1920) : a centennial tribute, International journal of mathematical education in science and technology 18 (1987), 821-861.
  10. G H Hardy, The Indian mathematician Ramanujan, Amer. Math. Monthly 44 (3) (1937), 137-155.
  11. G H Hardy, Srinivasa Ramanujan, Proc. London Math, Soc. 19 (1921), xl-lviii.
  12. E H Neville, Srinivasa Ramanujan, Nature 149 (1942), 292-294.
  13. C T Rajagopal, Stray thoughts on Srinivasa Ramanujan, Math. Teacher (India) 11A (1975), 119-122, and 12 (1976), 138-139.
  14. K Ramachandra, Srinivasa Ramanujan (the inventor of the circle method), J. Math. Phys. Sci. 21 (1987), 545-564.
  15. K Ramachandra, Srinivasa Ramanujan (the inventor of the circle method), Hardy-Ramanujan J. 10 (1987), 9-24.
  16. R A Rankin, Ramanujan's manuscripts and notebooks, Bull. London Math. Soc. 14 (1982), 81-97.
  17. R A Rankin, Ramanujan's manuscripts and notebooks II, Bull. London Math. Soc. 21 (1989), 351-365.
  18. R A Rankin, Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887- 1920), International journal of mathematical education in science and technology 18 (1987), 861-.
  19. R A Rankin, Ramanujan as a patient, Proc. Indian Ac. Sci. 93 (1984), 79-100.
  20. R Ramachandra Rao, In memoriam S Ramanujan, B.A., F.R.S., J. Indian Math. Soc. 12 (1920), 87-90.
  21. E Shils, Reflections on tradition, centre and periphery and the universal validity of science : the significance of the life of S Ramanujan, Minerva 29 (1991), 393-419.
  22. D A B Young, Ramanujan's illness, Notes and Records of the Royal Society of London 48 (1994), 107-119.

June 1998


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