Beautiful Math

What do mathematicians think is beautiful about mathematics?

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Stephen Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha, and the Wolfram Language


Manjul Bhargava, Fields Medalist and Brandon Fradd Professor of Mathematics at Princeton University


James Tanton, Global Math Project founder and MAA Mathematician-at-Large


Ken Ono, Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science at Emory University


Dick Gross, Leverett Professor of Mathematics at Harvard University


Jennifer Chayes, Distinguished Scientist and Managing Director of Microsoft Research New England


Ken Ribet, Professor of Mathematics at the University of California, Berkeley


Ingrid Daubechies, President of the International Mathematical Union from 2011 – 2014 and current Professor of Mathematics at Duke University


Bryna Kra, Sarah Rebecca Roland Professor of Mathematics at Northwestern University