Mathematicians Of The Day

14th February

Since today is St Valentine's day, here are some appropriate curves: the Cardioid or another heart-shaped curve or yet another one.

Click on for a poster.

Quotation of the day

From David Hilbert
The art of doing mathematics consists in finding that special case which contains all the germs of generality.
Quoted in N Rose Mathematical Maxims and Minims (Raleigh N C 1988).