Richard K. Guy
R. K. Guy
Richard Kenneth Guy
30 September 1916
|Alma mater||Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge|
Cambridge [BA 1938, MA 1941]
|Known for||number theory|
Strong Law of Small Numbers
|Institutions||University of Calgary|
|Website||University of Calgary: Richard Guy|
Guy is known for his work in number theory, geometry, recreational mathematics, combinatorics, and graph theory. He is best known for co-authorship (with John Conway and Elwyn Berlekamp) of Winning Ways for your Mathematical Plays and authorship of Unsolved Problems in Number Theory.
He has also published over 300 papers.
References[change | change source]
- Albers & Alexanderson (2011) p. 320
- MMA (2016)
- Author biography from Winning Ways for your Mathematical Plays, Vol. I, 2nd ed., AK Peters, 2001.
- Roberts (2016)
- Scott (2012) p. 29