The Age of Archimedean Polygons
Archimedes' proof that Pi is the area of a unit circle
The Age of
Newton in Maple
from Gregory, Leibniz and
-- to Shanks and ENIAC.
ENIAC, developed during the war,
computed Pi (Euler's
1737 notation) to 2037 places in 1949.
The Age of Elliptic Functions
of Gauss and Legendre.
Ramanujan in Maple
and Related Record Setting Quartic Algorithm in Maple
The Stamp honouring the 75th Anniversary of
birth - mailed to my father.
SFU/CECM/~jborwein/. Last revised 25/10/99 JMB