Reading

Currently Reading

  • Evolution of Co-operation, by Robert Axelrod
  • Chaos, by James Gleick
  • Men of Mathematics, by E T Bell

Great Books I’ve Read

  • Six Degrees of Separation, by Duncan Watts
  • Linked, by Albert-László Barabási, ISBN 0738206679
A phenomenal account of the applications of networks in every walk of life. The account of scale-free networks, their discovery and applications is just fantastic. The afterlink on hierarchical networks and modularity is great as well. One must visit his website at http://www.nd.edu/~alb.
  • Fermat’s Enigma, by Simon Singh
  • Constants of Nature, by James D Barrow
  • Flatterland, by Ian Stewart
  • The Code Book, by Simon Singh
  • The Man Who Knew Infinity, by Robert Kanigel
An absorbing biography of the great mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan, with a brief on GH Hardy as well.
  • The Music of the Primes, by Marcus du Sautoy, ISBN 0066210704
  • Nature’s Numbers, by Ian Stewart
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